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Victorian Watering And Irrigation

Shaduf, River Nile. Victorian illustration of an irrigation device, a shaduf,on the River Nile. Two long poles work on a pivot, a lump of clay at one end and a bucket on the other; two men are lifting water out of the river and pouring the water into a ditch to water the fields. Download high quality jpeg for just £5. Perfect for framing, logos, letterheads, and greetings cards.

DETHRIDGE WATER METER WHEEL -used throughout Australia and in many other countries, to measure the flow of water delivered to farms for irrigation. The wheel sits laterally across a channel and is turned by water flow. It measures flow from the irrigation supply, providing the basis upon which irrigation farmers are charged for water. The wheel was invented in 1910 by John Dethridge, Victorian Water Supply Commissioner.

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Easy peasy: How to make self watering planters

Last spring, we learned how to make self watering planters from Root Simple. Their tutorial is great, but it’s pretty ugly. We didn’t want 5 gallon buckets sitting on our deck, so we …


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Liberal Member for the northern Victorian seat of Murray, Dr Sharman Stone, wants the Commonwealth Environmental Water Holder (CEWH) to sell excess water to irrigators each season.

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