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  • Subsurface Drip Irrigation for Row Crops

    Subsurface drip irrigation (SDI) is the most efficient method of delivering irrigation water directly to the crop root zone, according to the Clemson Cooperative Extension. In row crops such as cotton, yield can be increased or the same yield can be produced with less water. Installing an SDI system requires investment, but there are numerous benefits of subsurface irrigation that can help cotton crops. The positive effects of SDI on cotton yields are well-documented. In…

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