What is the purpose of furrows?
How do you plant in furrows?
How do furrows work?
What is a furrow in farming?
What is the purpose of rows in a garden?
How do you grow tomatoes in furrows?
Why do farmers use furrows?
Does furrow irrigation save water?
What crops are planted in furrows?
The furrow system is used for row crops such as corn (maize), cotton, sugar beets, and potatoes. Furrows are plowed between crop rows and the water is run in the furrows. In either type of surface irrigation systems, waste-water ditches at the lower edge of the…
What is the problem with furrow irrigation?
What are the advantages of furrow irrigation?
Low investment required to buy equipment. This is a cost-efficient method as it minimizes water loss of gravity irrigation system. The unit cost of pumped water is lower which saves money. Recirculating irrigation runoff water is possible.