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Experiences in farmers' management of large scale irrigation and drainage projects : a comparative study of selected irrigation schemes in Nigeria



Experiences in farmers' management of large scale irrigation and drainage projects : a comparative study of selected irrigation schemes in Nigeria



Food production, poverty alleviation and environmental challenges as influenced by limited water resources and population growth Volume 1A 18th International Congress on Irrigation and Drainage, Montreal, Canada, 2002: 1-13



Nigeria's experience in farmers' participation in management of irrigation and/or drainage schemes is described and the general status of both irrigation development and participatory irrigation management are outlined. Seven projects were briefly reviewed to assess the levels of farmer's participation/involvement in local project management.

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