Tools for Adjusting Irrigation Water pH and Alkalinity

Penn State Extension educators discuss the importance of pH and alkalinity for irrigation.
Tools for Adjusting Irrigation Water pH and Alkalinity - Webinars
Skill Level: Beginner
Language: English

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Recorded: February 25, 2015, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

They present information on pH and alkalinity in irrigation water systems, effects on plant growth, laboratory and field water testing, and treatment by acid injection.

Time Log

  • 00:00 - Introduction
  • 02:31 - pH and Alkalinity
  • 12:10 - Irrigation Water Testing
  • 15:16 - Options for Changing pH & Alkalinity
  • 20:06 - Acid Adjustment Calculations
  • 27:40 - Irrigation System Components and Safety
  • 35:11 - Summary and Question/Answer Session
  • 45:00 - Webinar Ends


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