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A review of alternative strategies for improving farmer-managed irrigation systems in Sri Lanka

M. H. S. Dayaratne

A review of alternative strategies for improving farmer-managed irrigation systems in Sri Lanka

by M. H. S. Dayaratne

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Published by International Irrigation Management Institute in Colombo, Sri Lanka .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Sri Lanka,
  • Sri Lanka.
    • Subjects:
    • Irrigation -- Sri Lanka -- Management -- Citizen participation.,
    • Farmers -- Sri Lanka.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 89-91).

      StatementM.H.S. Dayaratne.
      SeriesIIMI country paper, Sri Lanka ;, no. 7
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTC904.7 .D39 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 91 p. :
      Number of Pages91
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1378753M
      ISBN 109290901365
      LC Control Number92911050
      OCLC/WorldCa24362253

        The Nature of Small-Scale Farmer managed Irrigation Systems In North West Province, Sri Lanka and Potential for Aquaculture. Working Paper SL, University of Stirling, UK, 86 pp. Links. The shortcomings of modern irrigation systems with respect to planning, policy and sustainability are now recognised (WCDD ). Here, it is argued that the indigenous irrigation systems in Sri Lanka offer a useful counterpoint of one that has been sustained and had many favourable attributes.

      Farmer’s Handbook on Basic Agriculture Preface A griculture is an important sector of Indian Economy as more than half of its population relies on Ag-riculture as principle source of income. Research and Extension systems play major role in generation and dissemination of Agricultural technologies aiming at enhancing the income of farmers. M. H. S. Dayaratne has written: 'A review of alternative strategies for improving farmer-managed irrigation systems in Sri Lanka' -- subject(s): Citizen participation, Farmers, Irrigation, Management.

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A review of alternative strategies for improving farmer-managed irrigation systems in Sri Lanka by M. H. S. Dayaratne Download PDF EPUB FB2

A review of alternative strategies for improving farmer-managed irrigation systems: Colombo, Sri Lanka: International Irri- gation Management Institute. x + 94pp. Dayaratne, M. S., "A review of alternative strategies for improving farmer-managed irrigation systems in Sri Lanka," IWMI Books, Reports H BibTeX @INPROCEEDINGS{Dayaratne91areview, author = {M.

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The study reviewed three government strategies and two nongovernment strategies which have been implemented as assistance programs to improve and enhance the small irrigation sector during the last two : M. Dayaratne. The workshop on Strategies for Improving Minor Irrigation Systems was jointly sponsored by AFiTI and IIMI, as the first step in this process.

The workshop had three broad objectives: (1) to review. Agriculture – Sri Lanka 2. Irrigation – Sri Lanka ISBN Price Please address orders to: Institute of Policy Studies 99 St Michael’s Road, Colombo 3, Sri Lanka Tel: +94 1Fax: +94 1 Email: [email protected] For instance little effort is made to harvest runoff under the current practices.

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The management of most irrigation systems involves shared responsibility between one or more government agencies and farmers. Finding the optimal level of farmer management participation is an essential part of achieving optimal system performance.

Two cases are discussed where farmers have been encouraged to play a more active management role with promising results. Irrigation Systems in Sri Lanka Three types of irrigation systems can be identified in Sri Lanka based on the land extent served (command area) by these schemes namely major, medium and minor.

Major irrigation systems are defined as those that have command area of more than ha. The command extent is between 80 and ha in medium. Pradhan, P. Patterns of Irrigation Organization in Nepal: A Comparative Study of 21 Farmer-Managed Irrigation Systems; IWMI: Colombo, Sri Lanka, [Google Scholar] Bardhan, P.

Irrigation and cooperation: An empirical analysis of 48 irrigation communities in south India. Econ. Dev. Cult. Chang. 48, – Evaluation of Irrigation Water Issue Practice for Better Water Management at Rajangana Reservoir, Sri very limited study of irrigation method and practices in Sri Lanka, Wijesekera () has.

in Zimbabwe, development and adoption of strategies to improve the performance of the various water management and irrigation systems was needed.

In addition, looking at the individual irrigation user, the ability of the in-field irrigation system to apply water uniformly and efficiently. within Farmer-managed Irrigation Systems and Methodology for Participatory Situation Appraisal.

SL Inland Fisheries Resources and The Current Status of Aquaculture in Sri Lanka and North West Province. SL The Nature of Small-Scale Farmer Managed Water Resources in North West Province, Sri Lanka and Their Potential for Aquaculture.

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This was the first modernization project implemented in five main irrigation systems in North Central Sri Lanka and North Sri Lanka under World Bank funding. Even though this was the first project of this nature, it had several innovative efforts of physical modernization to improve the operational aspects in irrigation water delivery.

State intervention in Sri Lanka’s village irrigation rehabilitation programme, Proceedings of the seminar on public interventions in farmer managed irrigation systems. IMMI, Colombo. Ministry of Forestry and Environment.

National Environment Action Plan, - Colombo. Nippon Koei, JICA and Sri Lanka Ministry of Irrigation and Power. Improve efficiency of rain-fed agriculture through water harvesting, mulching and other appropriate techniques.

Promote participatory irrigation management in maintaining and improving irrigation and drainage systems. Safeguard irrigation reservoirs, canals, drainage systems and other structures from damage by natural calamities and usage.

A Review of Alternative Strategies for Improving Farmer-Managed Irrigation Systems in Sri Lanka A Selection of English Poems An Appraisal of the Federal Alternative for Sri Lanka. Sutawan, N. (). Farmer-managed irrigation systems and the impact of government assistance: A note from Bali, Indonesia, selected paper at the Conference on public intervention in farmer-managed irrigation systems.

Kathmandu, Nepal, proceedings published by IIMI, Colombo, Sri Lanka.Review of Major Donor Assisted projects in Farmer managed Irrigation Systems Ashish Bhadra Khanal Improving Small-Scale Farmer Managed Irrigation Systems in the Mid-Hills of Nepal: An Integrated Water Management Perspective Thakur Thapa The Scenario of Intervention Strategy on Small Scale Irrigation Systems in Nepal Uttam Raj Timilsina Irrigation Policy iii) Review meetings between the members of the Steering Committee and the team of local Consultants on the draft institutional and legal frameworks and the revised draft Irrigation Policy and Strategies in November iv) Review of the output of November at a Stakeholders Workshop in May