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the quality of being salty, as the saltiness of water

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Limited crop farming opportunities (mostly confined to kharif season) and high tubewell irrigation cost, little availability and high levels of brackishness in ground water, negligibly small proportion of total operational holding is irrigated.
These include the risk of leaky wells, aquifer instability due to injection, presence of organic compounds, brackishness of recovered water, and the possibility of inadequate storage capacity.