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Water is an essential element to agriculture. There are many ways in which farmers can improve their supply and use of this commodity.

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A Moldura A

Aprenda a construir um quadro A. Esta é uma estrutura de três pernas utilizados para auxiliar na construção de contornos lisos ou graduadas por exemplo certificando-se de terreno é sufficienlty...

Rachel Berger, Published by Practical Action on 2013

Banquetas em Curvas de Nível

Este documento descreve a utilização de contornos de nível morto e o processo de construção da instalação de armazenamento e recolha de água da chuva no terreno, em Manama.

Douglas Gumbo, Published on 2005

Building Small-Scale Water Harvesting Dams

North Darfur faces acute deficit in its water. The need for water has forced farmers to try and adapt their practices and conserve more water.

M. M. Fidiel, Published on 2005

Dead-Level Contours

This brief describes the use of contours and shows how to construct the Manama in-field rainwater harvesting storage facility.

Douglas Gumbo, Published on 2005

Drip Irrigation ‍System (Gravity force operated)

A drip irrigation system delivers water directly to the root zone of a plant, where it seeps slowly into the soil one drop at a time. This document describes gravity operated drip irrigation...

AM Shamsuddula, Published by Practical Action, Bangladesh on 2014

El Nivel A

Aprenda a construir un cuadro A. Esta es una estructura de 3 patas usada para ayudar en la construcción de contornos lisos o graduados. Por ejemplo, para asegurarse de que el suelo está lo...

Rachel Berger, Published on 2015

Fossas De Infiltrção Para Captação De Água Das Chuvas

Esta nota técnica descreve um contexto da agricultura na zona árida do Distrito de Chivi, no Zimbabué, e como uma técnica de captação de águas da chuva foi desenvolvida em conjunto e partilha com a...

Rachel Berger;Kate Gold, Published on 2013

Fosses D’Infiltration Pour la Récupération de l'Eau de Pluie

Ce dossier décrit le contexte de la culture des terres arides dans la province de Chivi, au Zimbabwe, et la manière dont une technologie de récupération de l'eau de pluie a été développée avec la...

Rachel Berger;Kate Gold, Published on 2004

Infiltration Pits for Rainwater Harvesting

This brief describes the context of dryland farming in Chivi District, Zimbabwe and how a technology for rainwater harvesting was developed with the community.

Rachel Berger;Kate Gold, Published on 2004

Le Cadre A

Apprenez à construire un cadre A. Il s'agit d'une structure trois pattes utilisé pour faciliter la construction des contours plats ou graduations, par exemple s'assurer sol est sufficienlty...

Rachel Berger, Published on 2012

Micro-Irrigation

A guide for smallholder farmers on implementing drip irrigation project

Practical Action, Published on 2010

Micro-Irrigation

Ce note technique décrit des méthodes simples de réduire la quantité d'eau utilisée dans la culture à petite échelle.

Neil Noble, Published on 2007

Microirrigação

Os sistemas de irrigação convencionais, como canais de irrigação ou irrigação por inundação desperdiçam muita água, pois grandes quantidades são distribuídas na superfície de uma só vez. A maior...

Neil Noble, Published on 2013

Microirrigación

Una guía para pequeños agricultores para implementar un proyecto de riego por goteo.

Neil Noble, Published by Practical Action on 2015

Profils de Surface Lisse

Ce document décrit l'utilisation des contours et montre comment construire l'usine de Manama de stockage de l'eau de pluies récoltées sur le terrain.

Douglas Gumbo, Published on 2005

Rainwater Harvesting

This technology is used in places where conventional water supply systems are not provided, are too expensive, or fail to meet people's needs.

Dai Rees;Shafiul Ahmed, Published on 1998

Récupération D'eau De Pluie

Récolte de l'eau de pluie développée au Sri Lanka pour améliorer les moyens financiers locaux

Practical Action, Published on 2013

The A Frame

Learn how to build an A frame. This is a 3-legged structure used to aid in the construction of flat or graded contours e.g. making sure ground is sufficienlty contured for water drainage if...

Rachel Berger, Published on 2005

Underground Rainwater Storage Facilities

Rainwater storage tanks can make an important contribution to water supplies in semi arid regions. This fact sheet describes some of the techniques adopted in Zimbabwe.

Douglas Gumbo

نظام الرى بالتنقيط للأسر الفقيرة

هو أحدث ما وصلت إليه تكنولوجيا الرى خاصة بعد تشعب استخدامه فوق سطح الأرض بما يسمى نظام الرى بالتنقيط السطحى أو تدفن خطوط النقاطات تحت السطح و يسمى فى هذه الحالة الرى بالتنقيط السطحى و يعتمد هذا على...

Practical Action, Published on 2015

 

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