Maize yield in a dryland area as affected by rainfall variability

This study aimed to report maize yield in a dryland area of North Lombok as affected by rainfall variability

I K D Jaya

2020

Scholarcy highlights

  • This study aimed to report maize yield in a dryland area of North Lombok as affected by rainfall variability
  • A three-year study was conducted during a period of maize growing season in 2015/2016, 2016/2017 and 2017/2018 in Gumantar village, North Lombok
  • Rainfall data was collected from a rain gauge installed in one of maize farmers' land
  • Estimation of drain upper limit and crop lower limit was done based on gravimetric method
  • Growing legume crop in addition to maize can be a good practice in dryland area to avoid total yield loss

Need more features? Save interactive summary cards to your Scholarcy Library.