fertigate

(redirected from Fertigation)
Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

fertigate

(ˈfɜːtɪˌɡeɪt)
vb, -ates, -ating or -ated
(Agriculture) to fertilize and irrigate at the same time, by adding fertilizers to the water supply
[C20: from fertilize + irrigate]
ˌfertiˈgation n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
References in periodicals archive ?
Vapor Pressure Deficit (VPD) HVAC Lighting Fertigation Grow Environmental Monitoring Hydroponics Humidity Energy
Based on application mode, the agricultural micronutrients market is categorized into soil, fertigation, foliar, and others (broadcasting and banding).
- August 20, 2019) - Braingrid Limited (CSE: BGRD) ("Braingrid" or the "Company") a global provider of cultivation analytics using its affordable, scalable and easy-to-deploy sensor platforms for precision agriculture, announced that results in a peer-reviewed journal at an Ontario cannabis production facility shows optimizing fertigation can increase yields by up to 110%[sup.(1)].
The afternoon will explore a range of topics including fertigation, the natural dormancy work as described, the AHDB storage network, and the desiccation and herbicide trial work as previously mentioned.
Such late plantation in greenhouses without cooling was possible through combination of the applied greenhouse technology, selection of strong variety of seeds, fertigation and crop monitoring methods and skills of the growers at the farm.
Such late plantation in greenhouses without cooling was possible through combination of the applied greenhouse technology, strong seeds, fertigation and crop monitoring methods and skills of the growers at the farm.
Fertigation to Challenge Foliar Fertilizer Sales The on-going imbalance between demand and supply of water for agricultural practices has forced alterations in modern irrigation practices.
Soft fruit growers look set to benefit from new commercial-scale water saving research which is being developed to improve precision irrigation and fertigation techniques.
Engineering Interventions in Sustainable Trickle Irrigation: Water Requirements, Uniformity, Fertigation, and Crop Performance
Pinol also recommended another technology called "fertigation" - in which fertilizer is applied with the ir-rigation water.
The use of modern farming technology, such as fertigation and solar-powered irrigation system (SPIS), could allow farmers to double their produce and earn more profits, the Department of Agriculture (DA) said.