drainageSuit: A function for assessing drainage suitability requirements...

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Note Author(s) References See Also Examples

View source: R/drainageSuit.R

Description

This function determines the suitability classes for drainage requirements for selected agricultural crops

Usage

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drainageSuit(value, crop)

Arguments

value

Input drainage class code

crop

The crop of interest for which drainage suitability class is sought.

Details

The input value can be a map or an integer of drainage class code. The textural class code is obtained using classCode("drainage")

Value

The output is drainage suitability class for the crop. The output is an integer value for suitability class: 1- highly suitable; 2 - moderately suitable; 3 - marginally suitable; 4 - currently not suitable; 5 - not suitable

Note

If the input value is raster map, then the output will also be a raster map of drainage suitability for the crop of interest

Author(s)

Christian Thine Omuto

References

Sys, C., Van Ranst, E., Debaveye, J. and Beerneaert, F.1993. Land evaluation: Part III: Crop requirements. Development Cooperation, Belgium.

Naidu, L.G.K., Ramamurthy, V., Challa O., Hegde, R. and Krishnan, P. 2006. Manual, Soil-site Suitability Criteria for Major Crops, National Bureau of Soil Survey and Land Use Planning, ICAR, Nagpur, India

FAO Crop Suitability Requirements: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/home

See Also

tempSuit, PHSuit, rainSuit

Examples

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drainageSuit(6,"cassava")

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