Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies.

Juan G. R. Australia hydraulic development requires more investment and economic studies. Water and Irrigation. Vol 4, No. 1: 9-10, April, 2013, Spain. Australia has made great efforts in sustainable water development in the country, but droughts and floods threaten future food crises, it is…

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Ranking: The eight countries with the largest volumes of fresh water

 Rosenberg A. Ranking: The eight countries with the largest volumes of fresh water Andres Rosenberg The ranking of countries with the largest volume of fresh water is represented by Brazil, Canada, Indonesia, China, India, United States, Colombia and Peru. About 1,100 million people, more than…

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Horn of Africa should grow more climate-hardy cassava

Mekonnen Teshome. Horn of Africa should grow more climate-hardy cassava 17 January 2013 | EN                                                                                                                Farmers in the Horn of Africa should focus on growing more improved cassava varieties, which are high-yielding and resilient to…

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Well system inspect as consequence agricultural emergency in Chile

Well system  inspect as consequence agricultural emergency in Chile January 29, 2013, Chile. The 23 wells built by the Department of Hydraulic Works MOP of Chile, are part of the  Integral project of Water Infrastructure for Aconcagua, which generate a large supply of water deficit…

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The European Union require more water resources management.

Juan G. R. The European Union require more water resources management. Water and Irrigation. Vol: 4, No. 1: 3-4, January, 2013, Spain. The extreme water stress is characteristic of most part of the territory of Spain, from the eastern and Mediterranean zone of France, Cyprus,…

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Agricultural research ‘key to easing climate-change impacts’

Rasha Deweder. Agricultural research key to easing climate change http://www.scidev.net/es/agriculture-and-environment/water/news/ciencia-agr-cola-aliviar-impactos-de-cambio-clim-tico-.html www.scidev.net      14 December  2012 | EN Drylands constitute more than 40 per cent of the world’s land surface and are home to 2.5 billion people. Those lands have less than eight per cent of the…

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The Spanish agricultural sector requires a more streamlined water policy.

Juan G. R. The Spanish agricultural sector requires a more streamlined water policy. Water and Irrigation. Vol: 4, No. 1: 1-2, January, 2013, Spain. The Spanish state has increased water control, however needs to develop a water policy to expedite the construction of dams and…

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Water for agriculture: possibilities and problems

Eguren Fernando. Water for agriculture: possibilities and problems. Posted by CEPES in: The Agrarian Journal 146, November 2012, Peru. Peru is one of the country with less arable land per capita, one of the twenty countries in the world with greater availability of water: about…

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