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Water harvesting in Nicaragua

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Food production in the rainy season is highly extensive, with low yields leading to the clearing of hillsides, forests and protected areas. However, conditions during the dry season - apart from the lack of rain - are very favorable to crop production, with good light and little pest or disease pressure.

picture credit: © Neil Palmer (CIAT)



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