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Annual Report 1990-2005  [2005]

National Agricultural Research Lboratories(Irrigation and Drainage Research Programme) Kenya Agricultural Research Institute, Nairobi (Kenya) [Corporate Author]

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KARI generates appropriate irrigation and drainage technologies for the Kenyan farmers. This is is done through the irrigation and drainage Research programme (IDRP), which has a nation-wide programme mandate. The purpose of the research programme is to expand and improve the performance of agriculture through the use of appropriate irrigation and drainage technologies. Better performanace of irrigation and drainage schemes will result in high agriculture production and contribute to the national goals of achieving self-suffiency in food production, employment opportunities and foreign exchnage earnings.