Commitment to Action

Underground Water Saving by Drip Irrigation Project

Commitment by

The Konya Sugar Industry & Commerce Inc.

In 2008, Konya Sugar committed to decreasing the effects of global warming, such as drought and water reservoir depletion, by utilizing drip irrigation systems and sloped field technologies.Conserving water and decreasing irrigation costs willincrease commodity yields of farmers in Turkey. This commitment is targeting more than one million of the 4.5 million farmers, where land is subject to increasing desertification, soil infertility, and salination.

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Commitment

Underground Water Saving by Drip Irrigation Project

Launched

2008

Est. Duration

6 Years

Estimated Total Value

$700,000,000

Region

Asia

Countries

TURKEY

Commitment by

The Konya Sugar Industry & Commerce Inc.