Conservation agriculture: global prospects and challenges by R. A. Jat, K. L. Sahrawat, Amir H. Kassam

By R. A. Jat, K. L. Sahrawat, Amir H. Kassam

This publication goals to supply an updated cutting-edge evaluation on a variety of points of Conservation Agriculture (CA) by means of reviewing the previous and present learn from a variety of areas of the globe in order that all others drawn to CA may benefit from reports won lower than assorted agroclimatic and socio-economic stipulations around the globe. This evaluate might relief in studying from the prior event in regards to the good fortune or in a different way of CA. wisdom received from this quantity should still additional assist in the implementation of CA and within the knowing of the function and significance of CA to safe sustainable crop intensification for the good thing about destiny generations to boot. The demanding situations in enforcing CA that have to be resolved via destiny learn and improvement for a bigger scale help and the unfold of CA are thought of. to be had In Print

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2010). Hansen et al. (2012) reported that the inclusion of annual forage crops can improve precipitation use efficiency and resilience under climate change in the Great Plains of the USA. A. Jat et al. , 2010). , 2000). Retention of biomass provides sufficient food and creates a supporting microclimate to enable communities of organisms such as bacteria, fungi, actinomycetes, earthworms, arthropods, etc. to flourish in CA fields. Cover crops and residues moderate soil temperature. , 2010). Thus, CA fields have near natural conditions for the biological communities to flourish therein.

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