Tag Archives: Irrigation

Confronting the paradox of irrigation efficiency

The paradox of irrigation efficiency. AoS

Why does the term ‘efficiency’, when applied to the irrigation sector, cause such confusion and misunderstanding? And why is promotion of increased irrigation efficiency likely to hinder achievement of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6: ‘Water for

Effects of untreated and treated oilfield-produced water on seed germination of sunflower

Currently, about 70% of water consumption is dedicated to agricultural irrigation and the growing use of bioenergy tends to aggravate water scarcity. The oilfield produced water is produced in large quantities in onshore and offshore oil exploitation.