Gravity drip irrigation system is designated to achieve cost effective and efficient irrigation for family small farms. The unit contains a storage tank filled from any local water source, filter, distribution pipe lines and drip line laterals for irrigation all kinds of crops.
It provoked the farmers on how they could better use the scare water source in more economical ways to earn superior profit from farming and gardening.
Below is the typical layout of a gravity drip irrigation system:
Features and benefits/pros/advantages of a gravity drip irrigation system:
1) simple installation and application
2) suitable for different types of water quality and water sources
3) enlarges the irrigated land of small, rural farms
4) inexpensive and cost-effetive irrigation
5) simple irrigation technology to increase family income and food supply and supports the rural community.