Low pressure irrigation nozzle conserves water resources in low rainfall zones

WORKING across semi-arid farming regions across the globe, anyone employed by the International Centre for Agricultural Research in Dryland Areas (ICARDA) is going to know the […]

Indian governor exhorts scientists to develop new water, soil conservation tech

Governor Banwarilal Purohit called upon the scientists to develop water and soil conservation technologies in tune with new era mode to help the farming community tackle […]

Can rice filter water from agricultural fields?

Rice is a staple food crop of 20 percent of the world’s population. It’s also grown on every continent except Antarctica. While it’s an important part […]

Balochistan receives $107 million to improve irrigation infrastructure

KARACHI: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on Saturday agreed to disburse $107 million in loan and grants to help Balochistan upgrade its irrigation infrastructure. Manila-based lender […]

China desarrolla nueva tecnología de irrigación que ahorra más agua

Los científicos chinos han desarrollado una nueva tecnología de riego, denominada riego de trazas, que consume la mitad de agua que la irrigación por goteo. Esta […]

Iraq plans to rehabilitate traditional irrigation methods to cope with drought and water scarcity

Iraq’s farmlands are declining due to lack of rainfall and depleted soils, a report by the country’s Central Bureau of Statistics has revealed. Wheat and barley […]

Pakistan eyes digital platform on irrigation management to enhance water, soil management

IGNITE-National Technology Fund under Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication has planned to develop Sustainable irrigation management information system using real time irrigation water demand and supply for rural areas’ development. The […]

Bangladesh plans to cultivate saline-affected lands to combat crop losses

Together with ICCO cooperation South and Central Asia, SaltFarm Texel started working on a project of introducing salt tolerant agriculture in Bangladesh. They’re going to help […]

Pakistan farmers receive assistance to learn water-saving management, improve agriculture sector

The University of Sargodha (UoS) and the University of Canberra (UC) joined hands to help Pakistani farmers better manage agricultural affairs under a project funded by […]

Philippines boosts its sugarcane production through climate change project

THE BPI Foundation and World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Philippines said that its P10-million partnership has helped boosted sugarcane farming productivity in Negros Occidental from […]