Uses the Soil Potential Ratings (SPR) that were devised by the US Dept of Agriculture to help determine the relative suitability of soils for a given use on an area of Zimbabwe for commercial maize farming. Provides a rating of soil types according to standard yields and the cost and difficulty of obtaining those yields.
|Publisher||Development Studies Discussion Papers - University of East Anglia|
|Number of pages||37|
|Publication status||Published - 1984|