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Table 2 Cropping density factors of maize fields in the study area

From: A modeling assessment of geneflow in smallholder agriculture in West Africa

Item Description
Cropping density (number of fields km-2) 56.0
Total maize area calculated from GIS records (km2) 1.1
Fractional area of maize as a % of total study area 4.5
% Field sizes below 0.5 ha 97.4
% Field sizes between 0.5-1 ha 1.6
% Field sizes between 1-2 ha 0.8
% Field sizes above 2 ha 0.2
  1. Total number of fields was 1,390