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Make high tunnels more profitable for crop production by installing a system to catch, store, and reuse the rainwater from periodic rain events. The authors describe system components, give approximate costs, and detail year-round maintenance procedures. Also described is a drip irrigation system.
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Crops, Leopold Center
Agriculture | Bioresource and Agricultural Engineering
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Shouse, Shawn C. and Naeve, Linda L., "Rainwater Catchment from a High Tunnel for Irrigation Use" (2012). Extension and Outreach Publications. 17.