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For[e]casting of crop yields from meteorological data in the EC countries

H. Hanus

For[e]casting of crop yields from meteorological data in the EC countries

by H. Hanus

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Published by Statistical Office of the European Communities in Luxembourg .
Written in English

  • European Economic Community countries.,
  • European Economic Community countries
    • Subjects:
    • Agricultural estimating and reporting -- European Economic Community countries.,
    • Crops and climate -- European Economic Community countries.,
    • Crop yields -- European Economic Community countries -- Forecasting -- Statistical methods.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 33.

      Other titlesForcasting of crop yields from meteorological data in the EC countries.
      StatementH. Hanus.
      SeriesAgricultural statistical studies ;, no. 21
      LC ClassificationsS494.5.E8 H36 1978
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 54 p. :
      Number of Pages54
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2959983M
      ISBN 109282505359
      LC Control Number84203752

        Moreover, these reference yields will be needed for each crop each year due to the effect of weather conditions, pests, etc. on crop yields. . Measurement. The units by which the yield of a crop is usually measured today are kilograms per hectare or bushels per acre.. Long-term cereal yields in the United Kingdom were some kg/ha in Medieval times, jumping to kg/ha in the Industrial Revolution, and jumping again to kg/ha in the Green Revolution. Each technological advance increasing the crop yield also reduces the.

      Weather Anomalies, Crop Yields, and based on data from Table QT-P30 of the Census summary file 3 (). 2. requires that US production losses are offset by increases in other countries, e.g., Canada or Northern Russia to keep price levels constant. In case there is no such offset, we include. different from that experienced during the years used to construct the yield model. Although the use of weather data to forecast and estimate crop yields has been investigated, no generally-applicable technique for incorporating the effects of weather into the objective yield .

      The crop yield gap is estimated as the difference between average simulated yield potential (Yp, crop production without water stress) or water-limited yield potential (Yw, rainfed crop production with water stress) minus the average on-farm actual the GYGA project, the finest spatial resolution at which yield gap is determined is at the reference weather station (RWS) buffer as. I suggest use of CropSyst to predict crop yields by generating weather conditions for a number of points using ClimGen. However, a lot of data is to be collected for sample points as different.

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