Farm more intensively and effectively in selected areas and spare more natural land
Overall effectiveness category No evidence found (no assessment)
Number of studies: 0
Background information and definitions
There are a variety of practices and improvements relating to nutrient and water use, disease and pest control, soil fertility, and livestock production that could each contribute to increased agricultural efficiency. Improving yield levels in already cultivated areas could help to reduce current rates of agricultural land-conversion and facilitate the protection of remaining natural habitats.