Re-Defining Irrigation Modernization

Event: 2nd Asian Irrigation Forum

Re-Defining Irrigation Modernization

20 January 2016
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Irrigation modernization ought to focus on innovations that help produce more food with less water. It entails a continuous process of improving infrastructure, operations, and management to allow irrigation systems to operate at maximum capacity; and to enable farmers to optimize the productivity of their land using available water.

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