DOI: 10.17265/2159-5828/2012.10.007
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Khaled Abbas

Abstract: Algeria registers only 0.25 ha of agricultural surface per capita. This indicates very low agricultural capacities. Otherwise agricultural activities are concentrated in a narrow fringe of the Northern part of the country where the dominant climate is semi-arid with very irregular rainfalls. A majority of farms produces its main part of income from cereal cropslivestock association system. However, the diversity of the climate and the physical environment, on one hand, and the agricultural policies on the oth…

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