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Irrigation, a Component of the Sustainable Agriculture in North Western Romania in the Context of the Climate Change, UDK 631. 67 : 551. 583 (498)

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  • Cornel Domuta

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Vasile Bara

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Maria Sandor

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Bara Camelia

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Domuta Cristian

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Bara Lucian

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Borza Ioana

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Brejea Radu

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Gitea Manuel

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

  • Gitea Vuscan Adrian

    (University of Oradea, Romania)

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    Abstract

    The paper is based on the researches carried out during 1976-2010 in the long term trial placed on the prelvosoil from Agricultural Research and Development Station Oradea. The main field crops of the area (wheat, maize, sunflower, soybean, bean, potato, sugarbeet, alfalfa) were studied. Based on the soil moisture determination ten to ten days, the soil water reserve was maintained between easily available water content and field capacity on the watering depth. Pedological and strong pedological drought (the decrease of the soil water reserve on watering depth bellow easily available water content, bellow wilting point respectivelly) were registered every year. The use of the irrigation determined the improve of the water/temperature+light (Domuta climate index) report, the increase of the daily and total water consumption, yield gains very significant statistically, the improve of the yields stability and yields quality, the increase of the water use efficiency. The use of the good soil management didn’t worsen the soil structure and the chemical and biological parameters of the soil were improved. The researches sustain the irrigation opportunity for sustainable agriculture in the North-Western Romania.

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    Article provided by Alliance of Central-Eastern European Universities in its journal Published in Journal of Economic Development, Environment and People.

    Volume (Year): 1 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 1 (June)
    Pages: 43-54

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    Handle: RePEc:sph:rjedep:v:1:y:2012:i:1:p:43-54

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    Keywords: irrigation; yield level; soil water content; pedological drought;

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