Publishing Details

Publication Type: 
Book Chapter
Authored by:
Claessens, Lieven; Van Wart, Justin
Edited by: 
Sebastian, Kate
Publisher: 
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)
Publication Date: 
2014
Book Title: 
Atlas of African Agriculture Research & Development: Revealing Agriculture's Place in Africa
Page Range: 
36-37
ISBN: 
978-0-89629-846-0
DOI: 
http://dx.doi.org/10.2499/9780896298460
Publication Place: 
Washington DC

Abstract

Agricultural climate zones represent ecological conditions farmers face based on moisture availability, length of growing period, and seasonality.

Citation

Claessens, Lieven; Van Wart, Justin (2014) "Climate Zones for Crop Management," Atlas of African Agriculture Research & Development: Revealing Agriculture's Place in Africa, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI).

Additional Attributes

Primary Contact: Lieven Claessens
Geographic Coverage: West Africa, East & Central Africa, Southern Africa
Keywords: Africa, Agro-ecological Zones (AEZ), Climate, Crop Production, Maps