New Water-saving Irrigation System Tested in China

Outlet: Far East Agriculture

September 5, 2014

Scientists have successfully tested a new water-saving irrigation technology in the growing area of Hami in China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. With the Trace Quantity Irrigation (TQI) technology, date trees in the test land yielded the same output with 30-40% of the water volume that would be needed with drip irrigation.