Less water rice production technologies

  • Rotational irrigation.
  • Wet seeding.
  • Dry seeding and SRI method of cultivation.

Evaluation of crop growth models for decision support systemContingency crop plans for aberrant weather conditions

Subsurface drainage for reclamation of coastal saline soils proved cost effectives


Improved water productive efficiency - AP III

  • Crop diversification.
  • Scheduling of irrigation.
  • Suitable methods of irrigation.
  • Conjunctive use of ground and surface water.
  • More equitable distribution of water.


Irrigation management in tank command areas

  • Crop diversification.
  • Increased cropping intensity and water productivity.
  • Enhanced adoption of improved package of practices.