Mikundi Irrigation Scheme

Mikundi Irrigation Scheme

Mikundi Irrigation scheme project was implemented by Mai Aisha Trust by Peace Giving International. The scheme is located in Mangochi in Mikundi village, Group Village Mbera T/A Bwananyambi. The scheme has 30 farmers (10 males & 20 females). The scheme project is now complete and the crops that are grown are as follows: Maize, Vegetables & Tomatoes.

Problems Faced Before

Below are some of the problems which were faced before the implementation of the scheme:

  1. They were sometimes use earth canals to direct water to their crops which promotes soil erosion.
  2. They fail to cultivate large piece of land.

How Things Have Changed With the Support of Peace Giving International

  1. Soil Erosion being minimized
  2. Irrigating crops will be easy now since the use of concrete canals.
  3. Community food secured and economic enhancement.
  4. Large land to be used high yield to be realized.
Start Date: December,2019
End Date: December,2019
Total Beneficiaries: 30 Households
Project Partners: Peace Giving International