Irrigation systems offer an effective artificial way of supplying water to your crops that do not have easy access to rainwater. This means that water is applied to crops using pipes, sprinklers and by other means to ensure that they are being watered properly and regularly.
When you invest in a polytunnel, you can protect your plants and produce from the elements, giving you the opportunity to extend growing times and introduce crops outside of traditional sowing periods. However, while shielding your crops from the weather can be a good thing, it also means they will require suitable irrigation to keep them watered.
So, whether you’re planning your fruit or want to focus on veg, read on to get an in-depth look at irrigation and the methods you can use to make sure you have a healthy harvest this year.
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