Irrigation Videos

Improving Water Efficiency in Irrigated Operations

A special thank you to Ted Van der Gulik, from the British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture and Lands, for allowing us to tape and share his presentations.

Trickle Irrigation System Selection

Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of drip irrigation

Description: In this video Ted Van der Gulik from the British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture and Lands explains the advantages and disadvantages of drip irrigation versus other types of irrigation. He concludes that drip irrigation is a superior way of irrigating over sprinklers.

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Trickle Irrigation Emitter Selection

Learn how to choose quality emitters

Description: In this video Ted Van der Gulik from the British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture and Lands explains how to select a drip irrigation emitter. He discusses the flow exponent (X) and the manufacturers' Co-efficient of Variance (CV). By asking your drip irrigation supplier for these numbers, you can understand and compare high versus low quality products. Knowing what questions to ask will make you a better informed purchaser.

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Author: OMAFRA Staff
Creation Date: 11 March 2013
Last Reviewed: 07 May 2013