Agricultural Information Bulletin No. (AIB-782) 34 pp

March 2003

China's Agricultural Water Policy Reforms: Increasing Investment, Resolving Conflicts, and Revising Incentives

This report documents the problem of water scarcity in parts of northern China and describes China's agricultural water management policies as well as reforms underway to encourage water conservation.

Keywords: China, irrigation, water scarcity, water conservation, agricultural production, policy, reform

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