I want to create a program for SDI (subsurface drip irrigation) for my lawn.
I have successfully configured my zones for SDI. I have set the Custom Sprinkle Head with a Precipitation Rate of 15mm/h, Application Efficiency of 0,9 and a Total Flow of 0,5m3/h. ( as described here -> https://support.rainmachine.com/hc/en-us/community/posts/115007364448-Few-questions-on-zone-setup-and-programs )
Some notes from what I learned so far:
1 With SDI there is no need for only watering during the day to avoid diseases (due high levels of humidity). SDI allows watering any time of the day.
2 The number of cycles should be between 7 to 10. Watering for continuous periods would result in water draining past the root zone.
3 SDI watering is best operated every other day or 3 days a week, depending on the climate. Sandy soils may need watering every day.
Anyone with a successful schedule can share experiences and the Schedule used for SDI?
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