Crop Production

Some articles on crop production, crop, production, crops:

Agriculture In Mauritania
... per year and annual river flooding sustained crop production as well as large cattle herds ... In the 1960s, livestock and crop production together provided 35 to 45 percent of GDP (at constant 1982 prices) ... accounting for about 20 percent of this figure and with crop production falling to as low as 3 to 5 percent in the worst drought years ...
Agricore United - Operations - Crop Production Services
... The company sold more crop inputs in western Canada than any other company ... This included manufacture, distribution and crop production support, including crop nutrition and crop protection products, seed and agronomic services to farmers, through ... Agronomic Crop Enhancement (ACE) specialists provide technical advice on crop production issues and help the Customer Service Representative (CSR) advise the grower about choices for ...
Agriculture In Syria - Cropping and Production
... shifts in areas planted, yields, and production, but the effect on livestock is less predictable ... When drought is unusually severe or prolonged, loss of animals may depress livestock production for several years ... In 1984 crop production accounted for 72 percent of the value of agricultural output livestock and animal products, 28 percent ...
Agriculture In Paraguay - Land Use
... have estimated that only one-fifth of that area is appropriate for normal crop production ... According to the 1981 agricultural census, 7 percent of the land was dedicated to crop production, 20 percent to forestry, 26 percent to livestock, and 47 percent to other purposes ... agricultural resources resulted from increased colonization, favorable price movements for cash crops, further mechanization, and infrastructural improvements connecting produce with markets ...

Famous quotes containing the words production and/or crop:

    The repossession by women of our bodies will bring far more essential change to human society than the seizing of the means of production by workers.
    Adrienne Rich (b. 1929)

    And, by the way, who estimates the value of the crop which nature yields in the still wilder fields unimproved by man? The crop of English hay is carefully weighed, the moisture calculated, the silicates and the potash; but in all dells and pond-holes in the woods and pastures and swamps grows a rich and various crop only unreaped by man.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)