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English translation: Liquid fertilization

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01:32 Jun 28, 2000
French to English translations [PRO]
French term or phrase: Fertigation
The document is about fertilizers
Michlina
English translation:Liquid fertilization
Explanation:
A coined term (from "fertilization" plus "irrigation"). "Liquid fertilization, also called fertigation, is the process of injecting fertilizers and water soluble chemicals into an irrigation system... In the process of fertigation, water-soluble fertilizer is injected automatically into the irrigation system. This ensures direct nutrient application..." See the web site of the Amiad Filtration Systems company (reference below). -- Best, HC
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Liquid fertilization


Explanation:
A coined term (from "fertilization" plus "irrigation"). "Liquid fertilization, also called fertigation, is the process of injecting fertilizers and water soluble chemicals into an irrigation system... In the process of fertigation, water-soluble fertilizer is injected automatically into the irrigation system. This ensures direct nutrient application..." See the web site of the Amiad Filtration Systems company (reference below). -- Best, HC


    Reference: http://www.amiad.com
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Fertirrigation


Explanation:
The same compound term is found in English, here is one example.
Regards, Paola L M


http://www.area.pi.cnr.it/ICT/IT/pubbli.html
Soil agro-ecological management: fertirrigation and vermicompost treatments.

Bioresource Technology 59: 199-206, 1997.


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