Compensation of Irrigation Water Fees to WUCs

Compensation of Irrigation Water Fees to WUCs

The executive has included in the agenda the sitting of the government for October 14, 2021 sitting of the government the draft decision "On approving the program of reimbursement of irrigation water rent to water users in case of drip irrigation and irrigation systems in up to 3 hectares of land."

Under the draft law, it will contribute to the economical and efficient use of irrigation water on agricultural lands, the addition of new land areas, the improvement of the accounting process for the supplied irrigation water, the increase in land users' incomes and the reduction of the financial burden of those engaged in agriculture.

According to preliminary data, investors will use about 88.5 million mof the mentioned system for the planned 22.0 thousand hectares of land in the future, as a result, the cost of irrigation water consumption will be reduced by 2-3 times.

October 14, 2021 at 10:21