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December 2021 / January 2022

Water quality for irrigation of citrus trees

SA Fruit Journal: December 2021 / January 2022

In light of decreasing availability and quality of water used for irrigation of citrus in many regions of SA, producers are compelled to investigate the possibility of using new water sources. By Pieter Raath (CRI) and Tariena Nel (Labserve)

Given the questionable quality of alternative water sources, citrus producers are often unsure when it comes to adequately supplementing limited irrigation water supplies, or if these alternatives can be used for new developments. In this article the most common factors that determine whether water is suitable for irrigation and possible mitigation options are discussed.

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