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Likuni Irrigation underway!

On Friday we began the irrigation training process at NAPHAM’s new site at Likuni in Lilongwe. The irrigation club was well prepared for us, having dug a new well and cleared the first section of their field. First, we went through the initial set up of the pump, a maintenance overview, and how to use […]

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AWP Windmill Water Pump

This is Post No. 2 in a series of 5; each post deals with the particulars of our projects. These posts are designed to give more information about the technologies and techniques AWP is promoting. 1. AWP Manual/Pedal Water Pump2. AWP Windmill Water Pump3. Basin Irrigation4. Conservation Techniques5. Solar Water Heater———————————————————————————————————————————–2. AWP Windmill Water PumpThe […]

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First Roots in the Ground at Siyasiya, Salima

Farmers were busy in their irrigated gardens the past three weeks, putting to practice what they learned during the initial trainings in April. At Salima, the St. Barnabas irrigation club transplanted tomato seedlings into the first section of their garden. Though they said they had some challenges at first, the irrigation process has not been […]

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