American Journal of Water Science and Engineering

Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2022

  • Effects of Inter and Intra Row Spacing on Yield and Yield Components of Erect Type Groundnut (Arachis Hypogeal L.) in West Hararghe Zone, Eastern Ethiopia

    Shanene Haile, Fantahun Adugna, Ahmed Mohamed

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 36-40
    Received: 4 May 2022
    Accepted: 13 June 2022
    Published: 27 June 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajwse.20220802.11
    Abstract: Ground nut (Arachis hypogaea L.) is one of important oil crop grown in Ethiopia. However, its productivity is low due to in appropriate intra and inters spacing practice. The study was conducted in 2019 and 2020 main cropping season at two locations for two consecutive years in west Hararghe Zone, Ethiopia; The objective of this study was to determ... Show More
  • Evaluation of Irrigation Systems Using Technical Performance Indicators and Farmers’ Knowledge in Burundi

    Manirakiza Prosper, Mbungu Winfred, Tarimo Andrew

    Issue: Volume 8, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 41-51
    Received: 16 May 2022
    Accepted: 8 June 2022
    Published: 13 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajwse.20220802.12
    Abstract: Many irrigation schemes developed in Burundi indicate to perform below their potential. Major causes of poor performance are mainly due to the inequitable water distribution and mismanagement. This study aimed to evaluate the irrigation system using performance indicators and farmers’ knowledge. In this study, a float method was used for determinin... Show More