Rainfed agriculture in a semi-arid tropical climate : aspects of land- and watermanagement for red soils in India

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Huibers, F.P.;
(1985)
  • Publisher: Huibers
  • Subject: tropical soils | semiarid zones | subtropical soils | soil water | crops | india | pampa's | teelt | tropische gronden | water requirements | bodemwater | runoff farming | Soil Classification | Bodemclassificatie | landbouw met waterafvoer | semi-aride klimaatzones | water harvesting | waterbehoefte | tropen | regenwateropvang | no-tillage | subtropische gronden | cultivation | pampas | steppen | steppes | cultuurmethoden zonder grondbewerking | tropics | gewassen

<p/>Rainfed agriculture is defined as the production of field crops that completely depend on the local precipitation for their water supply. Although in the semi-arid tropics the mean annual precipitation might seem to be sufficient to grow (adapted) crops, its v... View more
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