Can Drip Irrigation Improve Food Security for Vulnerable Households in Zimbabwe?.Briefing Note No. 7 uri icon

abstract

  • Drought relief programs have been implementedalmost every other year since Zimbabwe?sindependence in 1980 as smallholder farmersfrequently face dry spells that significantly reduceproduction levels and compromise food security.The use of micro-irrigation technologies, notablysmall-scale drip irrigation kits, has become an areaof growing interest and investment

publication date

  • 2007