Irrigation management

 

Van der Zaag, P. and E. Rap, 2012. The pivotal role of canal operators in irrigation schemes: The case of the canalero. Irrigation and Drainage 61: 436–448 [doi:10.1002/ird.693].

Svubure, O., R. Ahlers, and P. van der Zaag, 2011. Representational participation of informal and formal smallholder irrigation in the Zimbabwe water sector: A mirage in the Mzingwane catchment. African Journal of Agricultural Research 6 (12): 2843-2855. [http://www.academicjournals.org/AJAR] [OPEN ACCESS]

Ofosu, E.A., P. van der Zaag, N. van de Giesen and S. N. Odai, 2010. Productivity of irrigation technologies in the White Volta sub-basin. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth 35 (13-14): 706-716 [doi:10.1016/j.pce.2010.07.005]

Nazer, D.W., A. Tilmant, Z. Mimi, M.A. Siebel, P. Van der Zaag and H.J. Gijzen, 2010. Optimizing irrigation water use in the West Bank, Palestine. Agricultural Water Management 97: 339-345. [doi:10.1016/j.agwat.2009.10.006]

Chigerwe, J., N. Manjengwa, P. van der Zaag, W. Zhakata and J. Rockström, 2004. Low head drip irrigation kits and treadle pumps for smallholder farmers in Zimbabwe: a technical evaluation based on laboratory tests. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth 29: 1049-1059. [doi:10.1016/j.pce.2004.08.007]

Manzungu, E., and P. van der Zaag, 1996, Continuity and controversy in smallholder irrigation. In: E. Manzungu and P. van der Zaag (eds.), The practice of smallholder irrigation; case studies from Zimbabwe. University of Zimbabwe Publications, Harare; pp. 1-28

Bolding, A., E. Manzungu and P. van der Zaag, 1996, Farmer initiated irrigation furrows. In: E. Manzungu and P. van der Zaag (eds.), The practice of smallholder irrigation; case studies from Zimbabwe. University of Zimbabwe Publications, Harare; pp. 191-218

Meijers, T., D. Ombara and P. van der Zaag, 1993, Design as an interactive process; shaping irrigation systems with the users. In: Lucas Horst and Jan Ubels (eds.), Irrigation design in Africa: towards an interactive method. WAU/CTA, Ede; pp. 71-92

Sijbrandij, P., and P. van der Zaag, 1993. Canal maintenance: a key to restructuring irrigation management; a case of farmer participation and turnover from Mexico. Irrigation and Drainage Systems 7: 189-204. [doi:10.1007/BF00881279]

Hwange waterhole, Zimbabwe (photo: Jochem van der Zaag)

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