Gorosole Focus group discussion


women's group

the map


Copy of Gorosole_women.jpg

the strategy

Practice chosen
Location
Status in the watershed
Intervention
Apple
Upslope
Not adopted
Access to apple seedlings
River diversion
Around the perennial rivers
Adopted
Access to material to improve the diversions
Motor pump
Around the perennial river where diversion is not possible
Not adopted
Access to the pump
Access to finances
Stone bunds
Midslope
Adopted

Check-dam/gully rehabilitation
Degraded land
Adopted
Better community mobilization of maintaining the infrastructure
Sesbania
Crop land
Adopted

Oversowing
Grazing land
Not adopted
Access to forage seeds
Training
Destocking livestock
Everywhere
In process (push by the government)

Limiting animal movement
Everywhere
In process (push by the government)

Stone bunds
Midslope, lack of adoption in the lowland
Adopted but not sufficiently
Better coordination among farmers to address labor shortage


Man's group

the map

Gorosole_men.jpg

the strategy

Practice chosen
Location
Status in the watershed
Intervention
Apple
Upslope
Not adopted
Access to apple seedlings
Peach tree
Upslope
Not adopted
Access to apple seedlings
Trench
Upland
Adopted

River diversion
Around the perennial rivers
Adopted
Access to material to improve the diversions (better design)
Access to finances
Grass strips
Midslope
Adopted (upland only)
Access to forage seed
Bunds
Midslope, upslope
Adopted

Drainage ditch
Midslope
Adopted

Cut of drains
Midslope
Adopted

Trees along contour
Farm land
Adopted

Conservation agriculture
Upslope
Adopted

Check-dam/gully rehabilitation
Non-perennial streams
Adopted

Sesbania
Crop land
Adopted

Oversowing
Grazing land
Not adopted
Access to forage seeds