Smart Solar Irrigation Project
Implemented in Kayonza District,
The smart solar irrigation system is an emerging technology for adjusting irrigation based on actual weather and soil condition; suitable for use in places where water scarcity and climate are a challenge.
The project focused on the intensification of crop production through the solar-powered irrigation system; the project covered an area of 20 ha benefiting 17 households.
The project also focused on post-harvest handling technologies, market accessibility, financial services.