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IRRIGATION. The act of wetting or moistening the ground by artificial means.
     2. The owner of land over which there is a current stream, is, as such, the proprietor of the current. 4 Mason's R. 400. It seems the riparian proprietor may avail himself of the river for irrigation, provided the river be not thereby materially lessened, and the water absorbed be imperceptible or trifling. Ang. W. C. 34; and vide 1 Root's R. 535; 8 Greenl. R. 266; 2 Conn. R. 584; 2 Swift's Syst. 87; 7 Mass. R. 136; 13 Mass. R. 420; 1 Swift's Dig. 111; 5 Pick. R. 175; 9 Pick. 59; 6 Bing. R. 379; 5 Esp. R. 56; 2 Conn. R. 584; Ham. N. P. 199; 2 Chit. Bl. Com. 403, n. 7; 22 Vin. Ab. 525; 1 Vin. Ab. 657; Bac. Ab. Action on the case, F. The French law coincides with our own. 1 Lois des Batimens, sect. 1, art. 3, page 21.

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Figure 5 shows the results derived for wetted width and wetted depth for 30 minutes irrigation. The average value of inline wetted depth is 23.38 cm with standard deviation of 1.75 cm and the coefficient of variation was 7.5 % while the average value of online wetted depth is 23.84 cm with standard deviation of 1.79 cm and the coefficient of variation was 7.49 %.
Results revealed that growth parameters were affected and quality traits except cane juice percentage were not affected significantly by different irrigation methods and water levels during the experimental years.
Irrigation based on the availability of soil water has been a practical solution for simplifying irrigation scheduling on farms (Stirzaker & Hutchison, 2005; Letourneau et al., 2015; Nolz et al., 2013; Dabach et al., 2016).
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The nitrogen as urea, an organic fertilizer containing 46% N at rate of 60kg/ha was applied in splits: 1/3 at sowing and 1/3 at first and second irrigation, respectively in irrigation treatments.
However, our understanding of outdoor water use for irrigation is limited, particularly the effectiveness of irrigation practices employed by homeowners and opportunities that exist for water savings.
This high efficiency irrigation system (Drip and Sprinkler Irrigation System) saves 60 to 70% of water as compared to conventional flood irrigation system.
This high-efficiency irrigation system saves 60 to 70 per cent of water as compared to conventional flood irrigation system, he said.
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