2 edition of perspective on cropland availability found in the catalog.
perspective on cropland availability
Linda K. Lee
by Dept. of Agriculture, Economics, Statistics, and Cooperatives Service in [Washington]
Written in English
Issued July 1978.
|Statement||Linda K. Lee.|
|Series||Agricultural economic report ; no. 406, Agricultural economic report -- no. 406.|
|Contributions||United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economics, Statistics, and Cooperatives Service.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 23 p. :|
|Number of Pages||23|
1. Introduction. Ensuring food security from land that is increasingly under pressure is a key challenge of this century. By the global population will exceed 9 billion (Roberts, ), and with the growing wealth of populous low- and middle-income countries, a 60% to 70% increase in annual agricultural output is required (FAO, , Alexandratos and Bruinsma, ), a rise Cited by: Miracle seeds, production methods, water availability, and a host of other factors can make for rapid and great improvements, but there usually is a quick plateau. And there always are some unintended consequences. Reading this book in an area where I have access to five supermarkets within a six mile radius puts an exclamation on his by:
The first section deals with the basics of Perspective Crop and the second section deals with the advanced settings of Perspective Crop. Section 1: The Basics. The very first thing that we need to do is to grab the Perspective Crop Tool from the tool panel. You can also activate it by pressing Shift+C again and again. Figure 1. An LSA is a prerequisite for determining and locating future land uses [7,8].It is the process of determining the fitness of a given parcel of land for a defined use .An LSA involves the selection of the biophysical or socio-economic factors, or both, of an area; the combination of the selected factors with the decision-maker’s preferences allows one to create a composite suitability index .Cited by:
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