From the foregoing, it is evident that the county cannot pull itself out of poverty unless deliberate efforts are made to acquaint farmers with modern water harvesting and dryland farming
techniques that focus more on drought-resilient crops.
A person who doesn't understand how dryland farming
works would probably think large brown fields with nothing growing on them were "all dried out." In actual practice, these fallow fields are moist under the surface because the loose dirt on the top keeps the regular capillary action from happening, whereby moisture works its way to the surface.
Rainfall is variable in most of the dryland farming
zone, particularly in the north-east.
Technology in North China pp: 167 192.
We need more two-wheel tractors for lowland rice cultivation and also 4-wheel tractors for corn and dryland farming
. We find them now in Central Luzon serving lowland rice farmers and also in Isabela, Bukidnon and South Cotabato providing 4-wheel tractor support for corn farmers.
With both surface water and groundwater in peril, Mullican said the real water supply plan for the region will be a shift from irrigated agriculture to dryland farming
, which relies solely on rainfall.
Salt, Feb.18 (Petra) - The National Center for Agricultural Research and Extension (NCARE) and the International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA) discussed possibilities available to implement the Dryland Farming
It helps to know that the biodiversity of dryland farming
terrain is threatened, its differently elevated sections maplike from above.
A consensus on a broad plan of action is evolving following a recent conference about dryland farming
, held in Doha, Qatar, which brought together a group of diverse interests that collectively hold the power to strengthen food security around the hungry belt of the globe.
In the late nineteenth century the westward push in the US continued, encouraged by a false gospel that intensive dryland farming
was feasible west of the hundredth meridian.
The Western Canada Farm Progress Show is Canada's largest annual agricultural trade show, and focuses on innovation and technology, mostly for dryland farming
NEW DELHI -- Seized with the need to push for farm sector reforms, a workshop on enhancing productivity in rainfed and dryland farming
saw President Pratibha Patil push for out-of-the-box solutions to curb spiraling food inflation.