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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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In View

An irrigation chain: approx. 2,000 maize plants, 500 bean plants The demo garden pumps: A view of most of the demo: Water flow at the demo: (onions at 2 months) Flow at the corner: Watering onions, with mulch: Onion nursery near the demo, belongs to one of the Mziza club members:

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Katsumwa Irrigation: Up and Running

Irrigation is underway at Katsumwa Village, Lilongwe. There are five irrigation farmers using this system and 15 additional farmers participating in the training course, to eventually start their own irrigated gardens. Up to three acres of irrigable land sits within range of the water tank. For a start the farmers have cultivated about half and […]

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