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Expert NameMr. Gilbert Afugu Roy Ayariga
TitleIrrigation Agronomist
InstitutionMinistry of Food and Agriculture
Telephone233 71 23 161
Work Experience- Deputy Regional Agriculture Extension Officer: Responsible for the design and dissemination of agricultural production technologies for adoption by small scale farmers. Crops include maize, sorghum, soybeans, millets and rice; - Irrigation Agronomist: Designed and implemented guidelines for formation of Water Users Associations at small scale irrigation schemes in Northern Ghana. Responsible for promoting irrigated crop production at 44 small dams in IFAD-sponsored projects in Upper East and Upper West Regions
Qualifications- M.Sc., Land and water Management, Irrigation Water Management (option), Cranfield University, UK, 1992 - B.Sc., Hons, Agriculture, Soil Science, University of Science and Technology, Kumasi, Ghana, 1981
Number of Publications0
Other Activities1. Member of the Agricultural Society of Ghana 2. Member of Irrigation Management Network 3. FAO National Consultant on Irrigation Training, Ghana 4. IFAD Consultant on dam rehabilitation undertaken by Upper West Agricultural Development Project (UWADEP)
Publications1. Small scale Irrigation in Northern Ghana: A Modus Operandi for Farmer-Management. M.Sc. thesis, Silsue College, Cranfield University 2. Promoting Farmer-Management of small dams in the Upper East Region of Ghana. Working Paper I. MOFA/IFAD document 3. Soil Fertility Synthesis and Analysis of Sandema Area of Upper East Region of Ghana: ILEIA sponsored document
DisciplineNatural Resource Management
Last updated09/05/2007 11:34:00

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