The farmer has had major problems of Apical Necrosis in the last few years, especially when using cheaper well water which has a high conductivity (3,5) and is available near the plots
The alternative is river water brought from more than 1,5km away, with which he has no Apical Necrosis problem.
In order to solve the water quality problem, we installed an
A comparison was done with an adjacent plot being irrigated with river water
The farmer observed a near total eradication of the Apical Necrosis
The use of drinkable water is lowered by 5% whilst keeping similar yields
The acquisition of the