Productivity limits and potentials of the principles of conservation agriculture

@article{Pittelkow2015ProductivityLA,
  title={Productivity limits and potentials of the principles of conservation agriculture},
  author={Cameron M Pittelkow and Xinqiang Liang and Bruce Alan Linquist and Kees Jan van Groenigen and Juhwan Lee and Mark Edward Lundy and Natasja van Gestel and Johan Six and Rodney T. Venterea and Chris van Kessel},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2015},
  volume={517},
  pages={365-368}
}
One of the primary challenges of our time is to feed a growing and more demanding world population with reduced external inputs and minimal environmental impacts, all under more variable and extreme climate conditions in the future. Conservation agriculture represents a set of three crop management principles that has received strong international support to help address this challenge, with recent conservation agriculture efforts focusing on smallholder farming systems in sub-Saharan Africa… CONTINUE READING
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