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Alison Bingham Jacobson, Terri W. Starman, and Leonardo Lombardini

retention for two argyanthemum ( Argyranthemum frutescens ‘Comet White’ and ‘Sunlight’) cultivars during simulated retail ( Beach et al., 2009 ). Reducing irrigation volume during the entire greenhouse production cycle rather than only at the end of

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William D. Wheeler, Paul Thomas, Marc van Iersel, and Matthew Chappell

additional 2.5 crops per year to be produced. In addition, sensor-based automated irrigation systems have been used in a number of controlled studies in university greenhouses. Floriculture species trialed in these studies have included petunia [ Petunia

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Yusuf Ucar, Soner Kazaz, Mehmet Atilla Askin, Köksal Aydinsakir, Abdullah Kadayifci, and Ulas Senyigit

effects of different irrigation intervals and k cp on the yield and evapotranspiration of carnation plants and to choose the most suitable irrigation schedule for carnation plants grown under the greenhouse conditions by using pan evaporation and related

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Nastaran Basiri Jahromi, Amy Fulcher, Forbes Walker, James Altland, Wesley Wright, and Neal Eash

al., 2017 ). A previous study developed and evaluated two on-demand, need-based irrigation scheduling systems in two consecutive seasons in a greenhouse ( Basiri Jahromi et al., 2017 ). These systems were based on plant physiology (plant based) and

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Amanda Bayer, Imran Mahbub, Matthew Chappell, John Ruter, and Marc W. van Iersel

irrigation event ( Wells et al., 2011 ). Capacitance soil moisture sensors can accurately measure θ in peat- and bark-based substrates ( van Iersel et al., 2009 , 2010 ) indicating potential for use in container nurseries and greenhouses ( Majsztrik et al

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Matthew J. Koch and Stacy A. Bonos

, salinity screening methods using overhead irrigation were developed, in the field and greenhouse, to more accurately mimic the effects that turf managers would experience in field situations when using wastewater irrigation ( Dai et al., 2008 ; Koch and

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Robert Andrew Kerr, Lambert B. McCarty, Matthew Cutulle, William Bridges, and Christopher Saski

effective goosegrass control. Possible means of obtaining control, yet maintaining turf quality is immediately incorporating applied products via irrigation. Because metribuzin and topramezone have some or all root absorption, this strategy is hypothesized

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Alberto Pardossi and Luca Incrocci

supplement rainfall during the growing season and is obligatory under greenhouse. Vegetables are generally high-value crops that make more profitable use of irrigation water than other agricultural commodities. In California, for instance, in 2003, field

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Xuelian Jiang, Yueling Zhao, Ling Tong, Rui Wang, and Sheng Zhao

and identify its response to deficit irrigation; and 3) to determine an optimal tomato irrigation program that balances reduced yield with improved the comprehensive fruit quality. Materials and Methods Experimental site The greenhouse experiments were

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Jongyun Kim, Marc W. van Iersel, and Stephanie E. Burnett

efficient irrigation will become more essential ( Majsztrik et al., 2011 ). Efficient irrigation practices are vital not only to conserve, but also because they affect plant quality in commercial greenhouse production. Growers commonly apply excess water to