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AFLC 130 - High Efficiency Irrigation Systems and Agricultural Technologies for Senior Management

Code Start Date Duration Venue Fees
AFLC 130 09 August 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
AFLC 130 04 October 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
AFLC 130 29 November 2021 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
AFLC 130 26 December 2022 5 Days Istanbul $ 3950 Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Soil, water, plants, their interactions, as well as irrigation systems and remote sensing techniques applications will be visited, planning and management will be covered in the the training, as these are vital experiences in agriculture world. The course will also include field visits that will provide variety of experiences to the participants. By the end of the course, participants will develop analytical skills relevant to the areas of soil, plants, their interactions, particularly the design of pressure irrigation system projects, which are sprinkler and drip irrigation systems. 

Course Objectives

  • Visiting and experiencing applications of the design of high efficiency irrigation systems.
  • Constructing, project and analyzing high efficiency irrigation systems and their components.
  • Comprehending the hydrologic cycle, its principles and process that is needed in order to effectively manage water resources through remote sensing techniques and high efficiency irrigation systems. 
  • Improving communication skills and instilling an awareness of a professional, ethical and social responsibility through discussing contemporary affairs.

Who Should Attend?

  • Senior Agricultural Engineers
  • Senior Irrigation Engineers
  • Senior Water Resources Planners
  • Irrigation System Leaders
  • Senior Urban System Design Engineers

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Presentation of the program
  • Irrigation systems in Turkey and World
  • Lecture on high cutting technical issues in Agriculture
  • Lecture on economic and political issues of the subject matter

Day 2

  • Visit an Irrigation Project in Trakya Region where field crops are mainly produced.
  • Visit Research Center in Trakya Region
  • Visit Irrigation Associations

Day 3

  • Visit Yalova region where fruit-vegetable and cut flower production is common 
  • Visit Atatürk Horticultural Research Institute-Yalova
  • Field visits of cut flowers, fruit and vegetables 

Day 4

  • Visit Wastewater Treatment Plants in İstanbul
  • Water conservation systems 

Day 5

  • Visits in İstanbul
  • Directorate of A&F Ministry 
  • Visit A supplier of modern irrigation system