Well come to DILASA( Network Project)DBI Presentation
Dilasa Work experience in DBIDBI approach in Vidharbha Region-Major crop – Cotton ( 75% CC area)Irrigation - 90% Rainfed AgricultureRainfall – 800-1500 MM ( Erratic )Organization Vision- Agriculture enhancementthrough irrigationPast Experience :-Dilasa completed 102 No. of Phad Irrigation Model in last sixyears( With support of SDTT, JTT and Other Donors.)Present Work in DBI-Sanctioned 175 No. of Phad Model with support of JTTwith 10 NGO field partner in six district of Vidarbha.Project period – (2012- 2015)
What is Phad Irrigation system? -DBI• Traditional - Phad System – Marathwada/Nashik ,PanzaraRiver?This is very low cost small irrigation system manage bySmall group of farmers ( WUG) in which the flowing water inthe river/Nallas is diverted to nearby field through PVCpipeline or open channel for protective irrigation of crop.
Objectives of Phad System• To develop low cost irrigation system thatcan be replicable at wider scale.• To double crop production of ICA underProject.• Utilization of rainwater for protectiveirrigation in kharip crop .• Rabbi / Summer crop in Good Year
Technical features of Phad• Required Discharge – 20 -30 LPS• Cost per Ha – Rs. 15000 –Rs. 25000• Conventional Method/ Ha – Rs. 3.0 - 4.0 Lacs• Coverage of Phad• Irrigation Area – 10 Ha to 25 Ha / Model
Achievements - DILASANo. ofPhadcompletedNo. of targetBeneficiariesIrrigation Area ( Acres)Kharif Rabi summer Total102 Nos. 1611 3474 952 105 4531
Major outcomes of Phad Intervention•Increment in household Agriculture Net returns by Rs.25000 / due to –irrigation Facilities.• Diversifications of crop through Wheat, Gram and vegetable cultivation.•Introduction of Improved seed variety of wheat, vegetables and millets.•97% increased in irrigation area in Phad command area.
Scope of PhadHuge potential in Vidarbha Region• Cotton is major crop need two supportwatering only.• Suitable in 800-1200 mm Rainfall (Vidarbha)• Undulating topography -/ hilly region• Convergence in NREGA – ( Phad systemdeveloped on check dam constructed by Govt.-Pidha/ Deodhari)• NABARD/Agri Dept.
Change in AgricultureCotton Irrigation through PhadPigeon pea irrigation through PhadKharip Irrigation
Gram Cultivation in Phad areaIntroduction of Improved seed of wheat.Change in AgricultureRabbi Irrigation
Change in Agriculture Vegetables / Dairydevelopment