Madha Taluka is coming under back ward zone in Solapur District. In the year 1970 the Govt. of Maharashtra had completed Ujani Dam Project. Since then irrigation water source available. Nearly 10 to 12 villages of this taluka located at west side of this project are covered under cannal irrigation of Ujani project. Since 1970 onwards due to irrigation water source availability the sugar cane area increased day by day. The leadership of taluka tried to install sugar factory project. But due to inadequate potential of water source and uncertainty of rainfalls, upto 1990 the proposal of sugar factory refused. During the Maharashtra State Assembly election 1995, Shri. Babanrao Vitthalrao Shinde elected independent candidate. Since his leadership he tried his level best to convince the State Government to provide agril irrigation water supply schemes for this taluka. Taking into consideration the reasonable demand Shri Sharadchandraji Pawar the then Chief Minister of Maharashtra had approvad Bhima-Seena Jod kalawa project i.e. 22 K.M. length Under ground tunnel of Rs. 350 crores and second scheme namely Seena Madha Lift Irrigation Project of Rs.300 crores investment and also constructed 12 KT wears on Seena river. Thereby assured irrigation water supply made available in this taluka. Bhima-Seena Jod Kalawa Irrigation Scheme started in August,2004 & near by 11800 Hector land get irrigated. Seena-Madha Irrigation scheme started in September, 2005 & near by 10000 Hector land get irrigated. There is near by 26 Lacs MT sugarcane available in Madha Taluka.