Small Irrigation Pumping Plants

One of 1,702 pamphlets in the series: Farmers' bulletin (United States. Dept. of Agriculture) available on this site.

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"Throughout the United States are many farms, parts or all of which could be irrigated by pumping from either ponds or streams or farm wells. This bulletin is intended to furnish owners or operators of such farms with information that will give them some indication of initial and operating costs and enable them to determine whether soil and water suitable for irrigation are available and what kind of irrigation plant and equipment will be most satisfactory for their purpose. Having examined these factors, a farmer can decide whether irrigation is likely to be profitable on his farm." -- p. i

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i, 30 p. : ill., plans ; 23 cm.

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Rohwer, Carl & Lewis, M. R. (Mortimer Reed), 1886- 1940.

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"Throughout the United States are many farms, parts or all of which could be irrigated by pumping from either ponds or streams or farm wells. This bulletin is intended to furnish owners or operators of such farms with information that will give them some indication of initial and operating costs and enable them to determine whether soil and water suitable for irrigation are available and what kind of irrigation plant and equipment will be most satisfactory for their purpose. Having examined these factors, a farmer can decide whether irrigation is likely to be profitable on his farm." -- p. i

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i, 30 p. : ill., plans ; 23 cm.

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"Issued December 1940." "This bulletin supersedes Farmers' Bulletin 1404, Pumping from Wells for Irrigation." -- p. i

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Rohwer, Carl & Lewis, M. R. (Mortimer Reed), 1886-. Small Irrigation Pumping Plants, pamphlet, 1940; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc97286/: accessed December 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.