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weather and agriculture

J A. taylor

weather and agriculture

by J A. taylor

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Published by Pergamon in (s.l.) .
Written in English


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Agricultural production is highly dependent on weather, climate and water availability and is adversely affected by the weather and climate-related disasters. Droughts and natural disasters such as floods can result in crop failures, food insecurity, famine, loss of property and life, mass migration and negative national economic growth. 1. Extreme Weather and Climate Events, and Farming Risks John Hay. 2. Preparedness and Coping Strategies for Agricultural Drought Risk Management: Recent Progress and Trends Donald A. Wilhite. 3. Challenges to Coping Strategies with Agrometeorological Risks and Uncertainties in Africa Elijah Mukhala, Adams Chavula. Edition: 1.

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Weather and Agriculture presents the major principles involved in the integrated study of weather and agriculture. The book is divided into three sections. Part I discusses the aspects of environmental factors and their validity and measurement. Part II presents a selection of the weather hazards and their relation to agricultural practice.

Weather and Agriculture presents the major principles involved in the integrated study of weather and agriculture. The book is divided into three sections. Part I weather and agriculture book the aspects of environmental factors and their validity and measurement.

Part II presents a selection of the weather hazards and their relation to agricultural Edition: 1. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have weather and agriculture book imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

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The final section explains weather services for agriculture, how to plan farm management in the light of weather information, the use of crop models, and how to modify existing climate. Economic implications are dealt with in relation to the futures market while the last chapter considers food security on many time and size scales to assist in Author: John F.

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