QUALITY OF DRAINAGE WATER UNDER IRRIGATED COTTON IN VERTISOLS OF THE LOWER NAMOI VALLEY, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA

@inproceedings{Weaver2013QUALITYOD,
  title={QUALITY OF DRAINAGE WATER UNDER IRRIGATED COTTON IN VERTISOLS OF THE LOWER NAMOI VALLEY, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA},
  author={Timothy B. Weaver and Nilantha R. Hulugalle and Hossein Ghadiri and Sig Harden},
  year={2013}
}
Comparative research on the effects of soil and crop management practices in cotton farming systems on the quality of drainage water in irrigated Vertisols has not been reported in the literature. The objective of this study was to quantify drainage water quality in the subsoil (0.6, 0.9, 1.2 m) of sodic and non-sodic Vertisols under selected crop rotations, viz. continuous cotton (Gossypium hirsutum L.), cotton–dolichos (Lablab purpureus L.) and cotton–wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). The… CONTINUE READING