We are already feeling Climate Change and the side effects that it brings; those side effects include; heatwaves, floods, droughts, longer fire seasons, abnormal weather patterns such as lack of snow cover during winter, cold summers and warm winters or vice versa.
This article will cover some valuable methods that you can apply to your farming to maintain your yields.
Let’s dig into it! (pun intended)
1. Be prepared for unexpected weather changes
2. Improved Irrigation
3. Ecosystem Drainage
4. Harvesting Rainwater
5. Precision Agriculture
6. Cover Crops
7. Adaptive Crops
8. Minimising Tillage
These techniques and practices are proven to be successful when combating lower yields. We hope that these options are helpful to you!
Let us know how you’re adapting to climate change and which of these methods you are familiar with!