Research for agricultural water management in Asia: how can we make a difference?.

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Year Published: 2003
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Author: Willett, I. R.
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This paper outlines some lessons learnt from managing water-related agricultural research projects in Asia. It is argued that research across the whole spectrum, from theoretical policy work on property rights and market-based instruments to that involving the participation of individual farmers in devising practical on-farm practices, is required. Means of improving the capture of benefits from the range of research approaches are suggested.

Pages: 28 - 31
URL: http:////,ip,url,cpid&custid=s4640792&db=lah&AN=20033198602&site=ehost-live
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Number: 63
Journal: Development Bulletin
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ISSN: 1035-1132

agricultural research, irrigation, irrigation water,technology transfer, water management, water policy, Asia, farmerparticipation, water resource management, watering, Research (AA500),Extension and Advisory Work (CC200), Agricultural Economics (EE110),Natural Resource Economics (EE115) (New March 2000), Soil WaterManagement (Irrigation and Drainage) (JJ800) (Revised June 2002)[formerly Soil Water Management], Water Resources (PP200), CommunityParticipation and Development (UU450) (New March 2000)

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