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economics of irrigation with small pumps in the Chercher Highlands

M. E. Quenemoen

economics of irrigation with small pumps in the Chercher Highlands

by M. E. Quenemoen

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Published by Haile Sellassie I University, College of Agriculture in [Dire Dawa, Ethiopia] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ethiopia,
  • Chercher Highlands.
    • Subjects:
    • Irrigation farming -- Economic aspects -- Ethiopia -- Chercher Highlands.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby M. E. Quenemoen, Darrell G. Watts [and] Yack C. Moseley.
      SeriesExperiment Station bulletin, no. 58
      ContributionsWatts, Darrell G., joint author., Moseley, Yack C., joint author., Oklahoma State University.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB112 .Q45
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 43 l.
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5294994M
      LC Control Number72031053

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      Irrigation Development Program (IDP) to put an additional , ha under irrigation, an increase of per cent of currently irrigated farmlands, within its year plan period of Goals The central role of irrigated agriculture within the context of poverty reduction is well understood in Ethiopia. Extreme poverty and hunger pushFile Size: KB. Irrigation Slide 5 Irrigation and Water Rights • Ground- and surface-water rights vary by state – California: First person to claim owns rights to water – South Dakota: All water is the property of the state • Unresolved water rights / water use issues – Who owns conserved water? – Water banking (storage and reserve) – Water pricing: urban vs. rural, large vs. small farmsFile Size: KB.

      B 10/11 B 9/ Economics of Irrigation Systems Authors Steve Amosson Regents Fellow, Professor and Extension Economist Texas AgriLife Extension Service The labor cost to operate the well, pump, engine, and irrigation system was assessed at $ per hour. The variable pumping costs in dollars per acre-inch. Early post growth was in small and medium irrigation schemes, while during the period growth was concentrated in large irrigation and multipurpose schemes. The total irrigated area expanded at a rate of percent/year in the period , while between and .


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