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Citrus Water Requirement Experiments Conducted in Israel during the 1960’s

  • E. Shmueli
  • H. Bielorai
  • J. Heller
  • A. Mantell
Part of the Ecological Studies book series (ECOLSTUD, volume 4)

Abstract

Citrus is the largest agricultural production and export crop in Israel. In 1965, it represented about 17% of total production and about 80% of total export. The area planted with citrus was then approximately 45,200 ha, and water consumption was 323.1 million m3, representing about one-third of the total water allocation to agriculture.

Keywords

Water Application Irrigation Efficiency Irrigation Season Sour Orange Supplementary Trial 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin · Heidelberg 1973

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Shmueli
  • H. Bielorai
  • J. Heller
  • A. Mantell

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