Agricultural irrigation patterns in Canada from 2012 to 2018

Articles and reports: 16-508-X2021001

Description: This article is based on data from the Agricultural Water Use Survey and discusses change in the amount of water used for irrigation over time, land areas, and crop types receiving irrigation, irrigation systems used, and the adoption of irrigation water and energy conservation practices across Canada. The Agricultural Water Survey is a biennial survey that is conducted to gather information on irrigation water use, irrigation methods and practices, and sources and quality of water use for agricultural purposes on Canadian farms.
Issue Number: 2021001
Frequency: Occasional
Author(s): Marzook, Eleen; Ansieta, Paola

Main Product: Environment Fact Sheets

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