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Modernization of irrigation management system

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The idea is to apply modern technology in irrigation system management, including automation, GIS, decision supporting system, monitoring and modeling, information technology. To improve irrigation water supply service by adopt modern technology the institutional reform. The modernization of irrigation management system can increasing water productivity and reduce M & O  costs.

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Ethiopian solution for sustainable management of large scale irrigation schemes

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An innovative institutional model for sustainable irrigation management of new large scale irrigation schemes was developed in Ethiopia by the Ministry of Water and Energy (MoWE). This model associates empowered water users associations responsible for the Operation and Maintenance (O&M) of the tertiary block units and a private operator competitively contracted by the Ministry to manage the primary and secondary infrastructures for a limited period of time, during which an autonomous O&M entity will be established for the long term sustainable management of the scheme. The Government retains responsibility for financing the construction of the schemes, setting the irrigation service fee and delivering extension services to the beneficiary farmers.

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Precision Surface irrigation technology

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Precision surface irrigation technology is aimed at surface irrigation method, which mainly include precision land leveling technology, surface irrigation system design technology and field irrigation management technology.

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Computer Aided Quantification of Equitable Water Allocation to Water Users Associations

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This solution addresses the computer assisted quantification of water allocation to Water Users’ Associations(WUAs) and capacity building activities in use of this tool by water supply officials and irrigators from WIAs. 

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Sensors and modelling system for optimal irrigation water in temperate regions

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The sensor system and modeling of plant growth has reduced water demand by 20% on the farm and has resulted in an increase in the average size of the carrots of 15%. This technology can be applied to any irrigated crop (maize, asparagus …). Other countries, including China and the United States, have shown an interest in this technology.

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The realization of an irrigation project in a limited finance conditions and the results

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The finance of an integrated project which includes the construction of a reservoir, diversion weirs, main canals and irrigation network. The most important activity in the project area is agriculture. The aim of the project is the irrigation of 20 906 ha in order to supply better living condition to the people living in the region in terms of economical and sociocultural ways, decrease the unemployment and decrease the migration to big cities.

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RegControl®, on farm irrigation service

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RegControl® is a service that manages on-farm irrigation on behalf of farmers. RegControl® information systems and trained technicians take care of irrigation operations. Using advanced agricultural knowledge, state-specific parameterization and daily meteorological and field data, RegControl® optimizes the irrigation schedule, implements it, verifies the field results and notifies any anomalies detected, all automatically. The system allows local irrigation experts and farmers to supervise irrigation on the internet, and to modify it if necessary.

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Promoting Participatory Irrigation Management (PIM)

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Develop the Participatory Irrigation Management (PIM) guideline which compiles the similarity and the uniqueness and case studies of PIM in rice growing countries in order to enhance and extent PIM system. Develop the report which compiles and shares the best practices and knowledges about efficient water resources utilization, environment-friendly agriculture and rural development in consideration of harmony with the environment in order to maintain a balance between expansion of agricultural productivity and environmental protection. Read the rest of this entry →

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