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Shixin Deng, Qun Yin, Shanshan Zhang, Kankan Shi, Zhongkui Jia, and Luyi Ma

bear little fruit and produce little economic benefit, which severely hinders their development and promotion. Irrigation is an important measurement for crops. Some foreign studies have reported that irrigation can improve olive fruit production

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Tuan Anh Le, Zoltán Pék, Sándor Takács, András Neményi, Hussein G. Daood, and Lajos Helyes

supply; and the composition of the nutrient solution and crop management ( Dorais, 2007 ). Irrigation and the available water supply had a strong consequence on both the yield and the quality of processing tomato ( Helyes et al., 2014 ). In 2015, FAO

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Kelly T. Morgan, Lincoln Zotarelli, and Michael D. Dukes

satisfy peak seasonal demands during critical fruit set and early fruit development. During these phenological periods, good irrigation management is critical to reduce stress and the associated young fruit drop resulting in yield reduction. Historically

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Lee F. Johnson, Michael Cahn, Frank Martin, Forrest Melton, Sharon Benzen, Barry Farrara, and Kirk Post

limited soil drying between wetting events. Vegetable and other specialty crop producers on the Central Coast are under regulatory pressure to reduce nitrate loading to groundwater, which occurs partly as a result of irrigation and resultant leaching of

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Jinmin Fu, Jack Fry, and Bingru Huang

irrigation is defined as supplying water in amounts less than actual ET measured under well-watered conditions and has become an increasingly popular conservation technique in turfgrass maintenance ( Feldhake et al., 1984 ; Fry and Butler, 1989 ; Qian and

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Robert Andrew Kerr, Lambert B. McCarty, Philip J. Brown, James Harris, and J. Scott McElroy

. Developing management techniques to reduce turfgrass injury while maintaining herbicide efficacy is imperative for effective POST control of goosegrass within turfgrass stands. Immediately incorporating products via irrigation, or tank-mixing products such as

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

Retail environments for marketing floriculture crops have a wide range of light levels and temperature. One common characteristic is that irrigation is almost never optimum as a result of untrained personnel or understaffing. Watering practices at

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Adel F. Ahmed, Hongjun Yu, Xueyong Yang, and Weijie Jiang

Available water for agriculture is becoming limited all over the world, and there is an urgent necessity to adopt effective strategies of irrigation management. Deficit irrigation is a strategy that allows a crop to tolerate some degree of water

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David H Suchoff, Christopher C. Gunter, Jonathan R. Schultheis, Matthew D. Kleinhenz, and Frank J. Louws

scions ( Djidonou et al., 2013 ; Schwarz et al., 2010 ). In their open-field grafted tomato study, Djidonou et al. (2013) showed that rootstocks can increase irrigation water use efficiency regardless of water regime applied. This response indicates a

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Jeff B. Million and Thomas H. Yeager

sensors ( Bergeron et al., 2004 ; Murray et al., 2004 ), or simulated with models and local weather data ( Beeson, 2010 ; Million et al., 2011 ). Evapotranspiration (ET)-based irrigation scheduling, designed to apply water in proportion to plant demand