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Analysis of farming systems

Middle East and North Africa

Eight major farming systems have been identified and broadly delimited. They are listed in Table here, a brief description of each farming system appears in the document and their geographical location is indicated in the accompanying Map.

Irrigated

Highland mixed

Rainfed mixed

Dryland mixed

Pastoral

Sparse (arid)

Coastal artisanal fishing (not mapped)

Urban based (not mapped)


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