Climate Smart Agriculture ? Assessing the Adaptation Implications in Zambia

@inproceedings{Arslan2015ClimateSA,
  title={Climate Smart Agriculture ? Assessing the Adaptation Implications in Zambia},
  author={Aslihan Arslan and Nancy McCarthy and Leslie Lipper and Solomon Asfaw and Andrea Cattaneo and Misael Kokwe},
  year={2015}
}
We examine a set of potentially climate smart agricultural practices, including reduced tillage, crop rotation and legume intercropping, combined with the use of improved seeds and inorganic fertiliser, for their effects on maize yields in Zambia. We use panel data from the Rural Incomes and Livelihoods Surveys merged with a novel set of climatic variables based on geo-referenced historical rainfall and temperature data to explore the changing effects of these practices with climatic conditions… CONTINUE READING
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