Kōrero: Irrigation and drainage

Traversing irrigation unit (1 o 3)

Traversing irrigation unit

A traversing irrigation unit is similar to a centre pivot system except that neither end is fixed and the whole spray line moves across a paddock, irrigating a rectangular area. This large unit is operating in the Mackenzie Country.

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Otago Daily Times
Photograph by Gerard O'Brien

Permission of the Otago Daily Times must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Terry Heiler, 'Irrigation and drainage - Irrigation methods', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/19640/traversing-irrigation-unit (accessed 8 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Terry Heiler, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008