In India, water deficit is not only in the arid landlocked states of Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, and Madhya Pradesh, but even in the coastal states of Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, and Maharashtra.
What does WD stand for?
WD stands for Water Deficit (agriculture)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
Two water deficit years in a five year cycle due to prolonged dry spells during crop season and/or delayed onset of monsoon rains is experienced by project area of 278,000.
He told me that at the current rate of growth, Africa will have a 40% water deficit but the continent will also need to increase its food output by 40% by 2030 and, since agriculture takes up some 70% of water usage, the figures don't add up.
Water deficit is a major constraint which reduces the productivity of crops .
The Juba water deficit, among other factors, has led the government to estimate it will need to invest about 1.