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Challenges to farmer managed irrigation systems

International Seminar on Challenges to Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems (2000 Kathmandu, Nepal)

Challenges to farmer managed irrigation systems

proceedings of International Seminar on Challenges to Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems held on 28 and 29 March 2000, Kathmandu, Nepal

by International Seminar on Challenges to Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems (2000 Kathmandu, Nepal)

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Published by Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems Promotion Trust in Kathmandu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nepal
    • Subjects:
    • Irrigation farming -- Nepal -- Congresses,
    • Irrigation -- Nepal -- Management -- Congresses,
    • Irrigation -- Economic aspects -- Nepal -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by Upendra Gautam, Shrish Rana.
      GenreCongresses.
      ContributionsGautam, Upendra., Rana, Shrish., Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems Promotion Trust (Kathmandu, Nepal)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsS616.N35 I57 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 243 p. :
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3974107M
      LC Control Number2001290715

        The farmer-led irrigation development webinar series will feature diverse stakeholders – including innovators, thinkers, and doers. The webinars will provide an innovative platform to enable collective learning about innovative cases, successes, and challenges associated with farmer-led irrigation development. Session 1. In this article we contribute to the discussion on Irrigating Africa–Reframing Agricultural Investment by focusing on current policy priorities and regulatory approaches for irrigation and associated challenges of ‘farmer–led’ irrigation development in Tanzania. Just like other developing countries, Tanzania has ambitious plans and has committed to expand irrigated agriculture through.

      Irrigation is a policy focus in Sub-Saharan Africa and is viewed as an important mechanism to improve farmers’ income and livelihoods while reducing the impacts of climate change. Water, energy, and food are linked in intricate ways in irrigated agriculture, and understanding the interplay of these components is crucial for sustainable and profitable crop production.   Patterns Of Irrigation Organization In Nepal: A Comparative Study Of 21 Farmer-managed Irrigation Systems [Pradhan, Prachanda, International Irrigation Management Ins] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Patterns Of Irrigation Organization In Nepal: A Comparative Study Of 21 Farmer-managed Irrigation Systems Author: Prachanda Pradhan.

        While irrigation systems are usually designed and managed with a crop of interest in mind; the impact of irrigation on weed growth is an important component of any modern production system. The following chapter will address the impact of different irrigation systems on weed management with an emphasis on drip irrigation technologies. Papers presented at the Conference on Public Intervention in Farmer-Managed Irrigation Systems held in Kathmandu, Nepal, Aug. , Description: vii, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm.


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