Action Research Programme (ARP)
To closely study a sample site in a live irrigation system.
To identify, prioritise constraints faced by farmers and formulate corrective action.
Impact analysis and evaluation.
Conducting training programs to farmers and field staff viz. Irrigation Assistants, Irrigation Inspectors, Work Inspectors etc.,
Formation of Water Users' Association (WUA) by motivating and educating the farmers on appropriate water use techniques and Participatory Irrigation Management.
Financial support through matching grant (Rs.100/acre)from IMTI is provided to WUAs.
Monitoring the progress of WUAs
Guiding WUAs on procedures for renewal, maintenance of accounts, upkeep of records etc.,