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Issues in irrigated agriculture and command area development

Issues in irrigated agriculture and command area development

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Published by Ashish Pub. House in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India.,
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Irrigation -- Government policy -- India.,
    • Irrigation -- India -- Management.,
    • Agricultural development projects -- India.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      Statementedited by M.V.K. Sivamohan.
      ContributionsSivamohan, M. V. K.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1741.I29 I87 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 192 p., [4] folded p. of plates :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2695775M
      ISBN 108170240255
      LC Control Number85905059
      OCLC/WorldCa14903824

      The estimated long-term seasonal groundwater recharges have been used for the assessment of environmental issues of agricultural lands in an irrigated semiarid area of northwest India, where groundwater level has risen (Cell, a). The outcomes are evaluated to give an impression of the system dynamics that guided to imbalance of the by: Conservation of surface and ground water in a Western watershed experiencing rapid loss of irrigated agricultural land to development A proposal to the Integrated Research, Education, and Extension Competitive Grants Program— National Integrated Water Quality Program (NIWQP), U.S. Department of Agriculture.

        The Command Area Development Programme is an integrated area development approach towards the command areas of major and medium irrigation projects in the country. The programme is aimed at bridging the gap between created irrigation potential and its utilization in the command area. The pro­gramme was launched as a Centrally-sponsored scheme in .   VP Mnangagwa Takunda Maodza Assistant News Editor FACTS are stubborn. That Command Agriculture is a success is fact even before we start counting our harvest. A few doubting Thomases have vociferously downplayed the programme unnecessarily. But it remains a fact that a bumper harvest is upon us, attributable to the success of Command Agriculture and .

      The soil of million hectares within the Gross Command Area was surveyed, which revealed that million hectares (23%) was saline. 23% of this was in Sindh and 13% in the Punjab. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) states that 38% of the irrigated area is now waterlogged and 14% of the surface is too saline for use. The greatest potential for expanding irrigated agriculture, considering both land and water resources, is in the Sub-Saharan Africa region, where only one fifth of the irrigation potential has been equipped, or million ha out of a potential of 38 million ha, and in the Southern America region, where only one fourth of the potential has been.


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Initially, 60 major and medium irrigation projects were taken up under the CAD Programme, covering a Culturable Command Area (CCA) of about million hectare. Agriculture, an international, peer-reviewed Open Access journal. Dear Colleagues, Scientists and growers are aware of the major challenges primary crop production needs to overcome in the next decades: to produce more biomass and food per unit area; to increase the quality of agricultural products; and to reduce costs.

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By the early 19th century the world area of irrigated land was 8 million hectares (ha), and by the turn of the 20th century it was 48 million ha (irrigation construction in India, Egypt, the USA, and Italy).

In Russia irrigation work was financed mainly by private capital; by the irrigated area was not more than 4 million ha. Irrigation Command Area Development Project. The Government of Republic of Union of Myanmar requested Asian Development Bank (ADB) for support for the improvement of rural infrastructure, including small and medium-scale irrigation systems, rural roads, and broader development of the rural sector during the preparation of the Country Business.

Command Area Development (CAD) Programme was launched in The primary objective of the CAD Programme has been to bridge the gap between the irrigation potential created and that utilized through increase in irrigated areas and thereon to increase efficient utilization of irrigation water and improve the agricultural productivity in the irrigation commands.

Constantly improving command area development and management, besides on-farm developmental works, have imparted better productivity in the region. The irrigation system in the Indus basin is today perhaps world’s largest integrated and physically contiguous system, in a densely populated region that crossed a population figure of million.

Technical Paper Library. The technical program at the Irrigation Show is where those in the know go to learn about cutting-edge industry developments, including: research on new technologies, products and applications. advancements in irrigation system design, installation and management.

best practices and case studies for water-use efficiency. Command Area Development Due to ill distribution, erratic and uncertain nature of rainfall over the year and variations is year to year cause management difficulties in predicting the quantity and scheduling irrigation in command areas.

Irrigated agriculture plays a vital role in our. Irrigation is the application of controlled amounts of water to plants at needed intervals. Irrigation helps to grow agricultural crops, maintain landscapes, and revegetate disturbed soils in dry areas and during periods of less than average rainfall.

Irrigation also has other uses in crop production, including frost protection, suppressing weed growth in grain fields and preventing soil. United Nations Commission on Science and Technology for Development.

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Republic of Iraq, Ministry of Agriculture and Agricultural Reform, Reality of Agricultural Production and its Development in Iraq for the period.

where the SGVP is the output of the irrigated area in terms of the gross or net value of production measured at local or world prices (see below), the irrigated cropped area is the sum of areas under crop during the period of analysis, the command area is the nominal or design area to be irrigated, the diverted irrigation supply is the.The Master of Science Programme in "Land and Water Resources Management: Irrigated agriculture" provides a two-year curriculum for graduates holding the title of agricultural or hydraulic engineers.

Access to the 2nd year is only guaranteed to students who have successfully completed the first year and have met all the prerequisites set by the.Irrigation is one of the most important human activities sustaining civilization.

On average, irrigated crop yields are double those from unirrigated land. It has been estimated that to meet the needs of the 8 billion population bythe irrigated area must expand more than 20% and irrigated crop yields must improve by 40% above current : Hardcover.