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Tracing the Maharashtra Irrigation Scam: From 2012 to 2016

Above: Retaining wall of Gosikhurd RBC slid down from its location  Photo: Jan Manch

Aftermath of the irrigation scam exposed in 2012 in Maharashtra still continues. 2,650 more words

Dams

Pumps for Irrigation Purposes to Ensure Smooth Flow of Water

Irrigation is an important activity in farming and agricultural sectors for improving the crop production. A pump is an essential one for this purpose for delivering the water at high speeds to plan the cultivation process an easier one. 261 more words

Flow Pumps

Bridging the knowledge and skills gaps: lessons from LIVES capacity development approaches

by Mamusha Lemma  

Throughout its activities in Ethiopia, the Livestock and Irrigation Value Chains for Ethiopian Smallholders (LIVES) project has used participatory processes to design capacity development interventions that assess the knowledge and skills gaps in value chain actors and service providers. 938 more words

Ethiopia

Choose the Right Irrigation Pumps & Accessories

Want to choose the right Irrigation Pumps & Accessories? Lo-Lift Pumps are designed to pump water from a shallow well or lake for an in-ground irrigation system. 11 more words

Flow Pumps

DRC365 #268

Water water everywhere. This plantation benefits from piped water providing irrigation to the fields of plants and fruit trees, allowing crops to flourish and grow.

Humanitarian Aid Work

Rough vs. No Rough

Many golf courses around the U.S. have a rough cut, along with a first cut. But you will find many courses that do not have rough which will cut down on the irrigation costs. 303 more words

Golf

Offset drip’s downsides

Irrigation is crucial when it seldom rains, and drip (unlike spray) is an effective mechanism to keep plants healthy with minimal waste. But it has some downsides, and now in our 6th year of a drought and 3rd of rationing, a gardener can either get creative or crazed. 229 more words

Plants