Future Plans

On Farm Water Management, Punjab is implementing following five projects with the assistance of World Bank as well as through ADP funds:

  • Punjab Irrigated-Agriculture Productivity Improvement Project - Revised  (PIPIP-Revised)
  • Rainwater Management in Cotton Fields to Minimize Impacts of Climate Change (Pilot Project)
  • Promotion of High Value Agriculture through Provision of Climate Smart Technology Package
  • Optimizing Watercourse Conveyance Efficiency Through Enhancing Lining Length
  • Promotion of Gram Cultivation through Life Saving Irrigation with Sprinkler System under Changing Climate

  Plan of physical targets to be achieved during financial year 2018-19 is as under:

Sr. # Activity Planned Target  
       
A. Installation of High Efficiency Irrigation Systems (HEIS) (Acres) 20,000  
       
B. Watercourses Improvement/ Extension of Lining (Nos.) 2,125  
     
 

Punjab Irrigated-Agriculture Productivity Improvement Project
Optimizing Watercourse Conveyance Efficiency Through Enhancing Lining Length

1,125
1,000

 

       
C. Installation of Solar System (Acres) 8,500  
       
D. Installation of Tunnels (Acres) 1,200  
       
E. Construction of Water Storage Ponds/ Tanks (Nos.) 200  
       
F. Development of Sunken Fields (Nos.) 25  
       
G. Provision of Portable Water Pumping Units (Nos.) 80  
       
H. Public Sector Trainees/ Staff Trained (Nos.) 670 (33 Courses)  
       
I. Private Sector Trainees (Farmers/Technicians/Operators) Trained (Nos.) 4,015 (119 Courses)  
       
J. Success Stories to be Doumented (Nos.) 24  
       
K. Acres to be Make Climate Smart 12,000  

Procurement Plan for Financial Year 2017-18