Degraded grassland, Chifeng, China The pictures illustrate that this is the grassland that degraded to desert, which features the appearance of desert, and carries only sparse grasses. Ditches can be dug by tractors to lay tubes.
Laying Moistube In April, Moistube have been laid in the ditch, and are mutually connected to form an irrigation system.
Contrasting (Front no irrigation) Planting by rows is the pasture “Jumbo” that introduced from the USA. In early June, in the rear section where the irrigation area has adopted Moistube Irrigation, the grass is as high as the waist and has favorable growth vigor, while in the front part where without irrigation, although the grass grows well, it is sparsely distributed
Grassland restoration The grassland has recovered its landscape that hasn’t seen for a long time. What needs to be specially attended is that in the place between rows, original grasses are very prosperous, it can be inferred that as long as there is water, the grassland can recover even without introducing grass seedlings.
Shoulder-high grass in Autumn September, irrigated by Moistube. Run average grass high 150cm, diameter 12mm, yields 800Kg, right in front of useless micro-irrigation pipe run, the average grass high 30cm, diameter of 2mm, yields 70Kg
Sand, Ganshu,China Desert Control Project, Sand at the edge of reservoir Minqin County, Gansu Province