Centre pivot and lateral move machines

Foley, Joseph P. (2004) Centre pivot and lateral move machines. In: WATERpak - A guide for irrigation management in cotton. Cotton Research and Development Corporation, Narrabri, NSW, Australia, pp. 195-220. ISBN 1876354968


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An history of Centre Pivots and Lateral Moves and their use in Australia is followed by a range of an equipment overview, a section on measuring the performance of these machines, a section on their system capacity, practical management tips and 29 references.

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Item Type: Book Chapter (Commonwealth Reporting Category B)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
Additional Information: Chapter 4.6. Full work available at http://www.cottoncrc.org.au/ so print copy not ordered for USQ Library.
Faculty / Department / School: Historic - Faculty of Engineering and Surveying - Department of Agricultural, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Date Deposited: 11 Oct 2007 01:14
Last Modified: 02 Jul 2013 22:46
Uncontrolled Keywords: centre pivot and lateral move machines; irrigation; system capacity
Fields of Research : 07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences > 0701 Agriculture, Land and Farm Management > 070199 Agriculture, Land and Farm Management not elsewhere classified
09 Engineering > 0999 Other Engineering > 099901 Agricultural Engineering
07 Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences > 0799 Other Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences > 079901 Agricultural Hydrology (Drainage, Flooding, Irrigation, Quality, etc.)
Socio-Economic Objective: B Economic Development > 82 Plant Production and Plant Primary Products > 8203 Industrial Crops > 820301 Cotton
URI: http://eprints.usq.edu.au/id/eprint/2752

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