Definition-Is when people give water toplants, to help them grow whenthere is not enough rain.-Irrigation water can be pumpedfrom rivers, natural lakes, or lakescreated by dams, from wells or bycanals.
Types of irrigation Large holes in the ground. By flooding, generally, using doors between two holes. By aspersion, this type is like if it were raining. By dripping, this type is the most economic. It is with a large hose with small holes in it, that drip water slowly
Garlic Spacement: 10x12cm/20x30cm Climate: Heat and Sun light Irrigation: Moderate, not too much water (dripping). Plant time: From October to December, and from January to Mars.
Lettuce Spacement: 20x30 cm Climate: Wet areas, not too heat, and solar light. Irrigation: Frecuently, but not too much quantity (dripping). Plant time: All year.
Carrot Spacement:58 cm Climate: Need solar light, and also shadow. Irrigation: Frecuently (dripping). Plant time: From January to forward.
Characteristics of the irrigation Always keep the ground damp: How more stable will be the damp, better results obteined. Secuence of irrigation: We have to irrigate constantly and with a good proportion of water, so we dont damage the plants.
More characteristics Types of ground: grounds have to be irrigated more frecuently and with a less quantity of water, contrary to the grounds made of clay. When we have to irrigate: we have to irrigate in the morning or in the affternoon, and always in a hour that there isnt so much sun.