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WRRCTR No.37 Consumptive Use of Water by Sugarcane in Hawaii

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Title WRRCTR No.37 Consumptive Use of Water by Sugarcane in Hawaii
Creator Ekern, Paul C
Subject Sugarcane -- Irrigation -- Hawaii.
Description Water use by sprinkler irrigated sugarcane under flat-bed culture was measured in four 100 ft 2 by 5 ft deep hydraulically weighed lysimeters at the Kunia substation of the Hawaiian Sugar Planters' Association. Nine-week-old one-eye cane transplants were set into a 5-foot grid in Molokai Low Humic Latosol on 27 October, 1968. Water use approached a 1:1 ratio with a conventional class A pan by late March, 1969 for a 3.5 leaf area index. Average values were 0.25 in/day for the midsummer months....
Date 1970-07
Type Report
Identifier Ekern PC. 1970. Consumptive use of water by sugarcane in Hawaii. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 37. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/6816
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 37
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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