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Title:Irrigation Practices and Development in the Sudan
Authors:Osman, Mohamed S.
El Hag, H.E.
Periodical:Sudan Notes and Records
Geographic term:Sudan
Agriculture, Natural Resources and the Environment
Development and Technology
Abstract:In the Sudan and for purposes of irrigation, water requirements for different crops are calculated at 800 cubic metres per month per feddan. Sections: Introduction - Irrigation and agricultural production - Systems of irrigation - Irrigation systems in the Sudan - Systematic irrigation by gravity (the Gezira Scheme; Khasbm el Girba Scheme; Jebel Aulia Reservoir) - Systematic Irrigation by pumps (Zeidab Scheme; private pump schemes; the Northern Province; private cotton estates) - Flush irrigation (the Gash Delta; Tokar Delta) - Basin irrigation - Sagiya and shaduf irrigation - Future irrigation development. Ref. tables.