Panchayat Department
Amreli District Panchayat
Gujarat Government
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Irrigation Facility

In the district at Amreli, the agriculture crops in monsoon have been irrigated by providing protection to the crops. The summer crops are irrigated through well, canal and ponds, with well 77542 hectors, canal 8090 hectors Ponds 680 Hectors - Totally 86232 hectors Mostly cotton, Groundnut, Wheat, Jira, Onion, Garlic etc. are cash crops, In the farmer, the irrigation is made through preparing borders or use of new technology and micro irrigation system. About 8000 hectors of land has been irrigated by drip/sprinkle system, where water is used economically and in focused way, The cotton, ground nut, vegetables etc are cash crops.

Through green revolution Company of state government, the farmers are given 50% or Rs. 50,000/- as assistance for adopting drip irrigation system. The farmer are requested to contact a village level worker/Assistant Director of Agriculture (Extension), Amreli Dhari/or District Agriculture officer. Jilla Panchayat Amreli and GSFC Depot.