|Author:||Sheelavantar, M. N. ; Chittapur, B. M.|
|Book Group Author:||NA|
The scope and constraints of dry land agriculture in India are presented. Soil and water conservation techniques and efficient crop stand, cropping systems are discussed. The important agro-techniques, which play key roles in improving and sustaining crop productivity in dry land areas are also presented. A contingency plan for crop production during aberrant weather is proposed.
arid lands, crop production, cropping systems, dry farming,soil conservation, sustainability, techniques, water conservation,India, South Asia, Asia, Developing Countries, Commonwealth of Nations,dryland farming, Natural Resource Economics (EE115) (New March 2000),Plant Production (FF100), Plant Cropping Systems (FF150), Erosion; Soiland Water Conservation (PP400), Techniques and Methodology (ZZ900)