strategy

Raising crop yields

Synonyms:
Expediting improved crop production
Claim:
Yields in modern agricultural systems are sustained by investing costly external resources of uncertain future availability and with technologies that have prompted ecosystemic degradation. The ecological and socioeconomic aspects of developing alternative, self-sustained, energy efficient, less resource-intensive agroecosystems need attention.
Constrained by:
Lowering crop yields
Problems:
Crop failures
Subjects:
Production
Crops
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies