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- Vickers, Laura H, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of the science of food and agriculture 2013 v.93 no.5 pp. 977-980
- agricultural industry; agricultural management; agronomists; climate change; drought; engineers; field crops; irrigated farming; irrigation; physiologists; scientists; soil; uncertainty; water supply
- ... Dwindling water supplies, increasing drought frequency and uncertainties associated with a changing climate mean Europe's irrigated agriculture sector needs to improve water efficiency and produce more 'crop per drop'. This paper summarizes the drivers for change, and the constraints and opportunities for improving agricultural water management through uptake of precision irrigation technologies. ...