The aim is treatment of land through soil and water conservation, water harvesting structures development and promotion of water conservation practices benefitting people.


The key objectives include watershed management- local water body recharging; micro-irrigation promotion for the targeted families; promotion of low water consuming cropping patterns; and community training for soil and water conservation.


These initiatives lead to ensuring water availability round the year for irrigation and drinking purposes in villages; improved farmland productivity; increase in average annual income of farmers; and bringing additional land under irrigation.


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