A Low-Cost Drip Irrigation System Saves Time and Money

When rain is scarce, a low-cost drip irrigation system will save time and use about half as much water as conventional sprinkler irrigation.



A low-cost irrigation system uses half as much water as conventional sprinkler systems.
A low-cost irrigation system uses half as much water as conventional sprinkler systems.
PHOTO: GEORGE DEVAULT
You can place your drip lines as close together or far apart as you want.
You can place your drip lines as close together or far apart as you want.
COURTESY DRIPWORKS
Holes spaced along the drip tape releasee water right at the plants' root zones.
Holes spaced along the drip tape releasee water right at the plants' root zones.
WILLIAM D. ADAMS











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