Irrigation Systems Suppliers in Namibia

Irrigation Systems Suppliers in Namibia

What is Irrigation System?

Irrigation is the artificial application of water to the soil through various systems of tubes, pumps, and sprays. Irrigation is usually used in areas where rainfall is irregular or dry times or drought is expected. There are many types of irrigation systems, in which water is supplied to the entire field uniformly.

Irrigation Systems Suppliers in Namibia

Cherry Irrigation Namibia specialises in all types of irrigation, automation and fertigation systems for open-field or undercover farming and horticulture.

Frequently Asked Question

Which irrigation system is cheapest?

Drip irrigation is quickly gaining popularity as a low-cost and water-saving technique. At its core, it is a network of perforated tubes linked to a water source. The water flows through the tubes and trickles out of the perforations onto the soil.

What is the most expensive irrigation system?

Drip irrigation is the most expensive irrigation system to set up and manage, requiring significant amounts of labor for installation, removal, and seasonal maintenance.

What is the best irrigation system for commercial farming?

drip irrigation

Micro-irrigation or drip irrigation is the most efficient type of irrigation system for agriculture.

How much is a good irrigation system?

The average cost of an irrigation system is $3,600 for a quarter-acre yard (the median lawn size is roughly 0.2 acres). Costs for a yard of this size may range from $2,200 to $5,000, depending on the number of zones and the type of system installed.

What are 4 types of sprinkler systems?

Types of sprinkler systems permissible by NFPA 13, Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems, are wet, dry, preaction, and deluge. Other types of extinguishing systems, such as clean agent or water mist, are addressed by other standards.

Which country has the largest irrigation system in the world?

China is the country with the largest area equipped for irrigation, 69.4 million ha, immediately followed by India with 66.7 million hactor.

Who has the largest irrigation system in the world?


List of countries by irrigated land area

RankCountry/regionIrrigated land (km2)
3United States238,000

Which is the greatest irrigation system in the world?

the Great man-made River

Libya has built the world’s largest irrigation. project called the Great man-made River it utilizes over 1 300 Wells and 2 800 kilometers of pipe to transport 6.5. million cubic meters of water a day from the Nubian Sandstone aquifer system in southern Libya.

How do I choose an irrigation system?

5 Factors to Consider When Choosing an Irrigation System

  1. Soil type. The type of soil in an area can affect not only the type irrigation method used but also the irrigation run times.
  2. Land topography. In particular, hilly or sloping land can be a challenge.
  3. Local weather patterns.
  4. Type of crops grown.
  5. Water quality.

Which irrigation has highest water use efficiency?

Drip irrigation

Drip irrigation achieves 95-100% water use efficiency. As a comparison, sprinkler systems have 80-85% water use efficiency and flood and furrow are 60-70% efficient. Efficiency is defined as the effectiveness of the system on crop performance and eventually on yield.