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Ancient Persia (modern day Iran) used irrigation as far back as the 6th millennium BCE to grow barley in areas where natural rainfall was insufficient.
The Qanats, developed in ancient Persia in about 800 BCE, are among the oldest known irrigation methods still in use today.
Perennial irrigation was practiced in the Mesopotamian plain whereby crops were regularly watered throughout the growing season by coaxing water through a matrix of small channels formed in the field.
Ancient Egyptians practiced Basin irrigation using the flooding of the Nile to inundate land plots which had been surrounded by dykes.
Historically, it was the basis for economies and societies across the globe, from Asia to the Southwestern United States.
Archaeological investigation has found evidence of irrigation where natural rainfall was insufficient to support crops for rainfed agriculture.
These canals are the earliest record of irrigation in the New World.
Traces of a canal possibly dating from the 5th millennium BCE were found under the 4th millennium canal.
The Hohokam constructed an assortment of simple canals combined with weirs in their various agricultural pursuits.
The inventor was Jang Yeong-sil, a Korean engineer of the Joseon Dynasty, under the active direction of the king, Sejong the Great.
It was installed in irrigation tanks as part of a nationwide system to measure and collect rainfall for agricultural applications.
The flood water was held until the fertile sediment had settled before the surplus was returned to the watercourse.
There is evidence of the ancient Egyptian pharaoh Amenemhet III in the twelfth dynasty (about 1800 BCE) using the natural lake of the Faiyum Oasis as a reservoir to store surpluses of water for use during the dry seasons.