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center pivot irrigation
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
P Natural Resources, Earth and Environmental Sciences
Definition
A self-propelled irrigation system in which a single pipeline supported on towers rotates around a central point. These systems are typically about onequarter mile long and serve 128 to 132 acre circular fields.
Definition Source
Agriculture: A Glossary of Terms, Programs, and Laws. Congressional Research Service Report for Congress, 2005 Edition.
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Used For
centre pivot irrigation
Broader Term
sprinkler irrigation
Spanish
irrigación de pivote central
Term Number
23647