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Water harvesting in Nicaragua

Field of dreams
  • Land of extremes
  • Just add water
  • Landscape transformed
  • Water harvester
  • Spray time
  • Row upon row
  • Field of dreams
  • Talking technology

Field of dreams

The initiative could prove particularly useful for the production of rice, most of which is currently imported. Similar rainwater harvesting projects have helped transform Brazil from a net rice importer to a rice exporter.

picture credit: © Neil Palmer (CIAT)



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