B.C. study finds ineffective farm drainage in Lower Mainland
November 7, 2017 By The Western Producer
A study of drainage issues was recently completed in Delta, B.C., by researchers from the University of B.C. According to the reasech, during key periods, the drainage systems were not that effective.
The main objective of the research project was to look at different methods of dealing with drainage. Many producers in the region have their spacing at 30 feet or greater and the researchers put the spacing at 15 feet.
Twenty-six fields across Delta were surveyed for the project, including fields that had drainage systems with pumps and fields that had no systems at all. READ MORE
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