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Discuss four aspects of rainfall that a farmer should consider when deciding what crop to grow in an area

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  • Rainfall Reliability - Dependency on the meteorological timing of the ones of rainfall. Determines the times of land preparation and planting.
  • Amount of rainfall is the quantity of rain (precipitation) that falls in a given area within a given year and is measured in millimeters / year. it determines the type of crop to be grown.
  • Rainfall distribution – refers to the number of wet months in year. Determines the choice of crop varieties grown in a given area
  • Rainfall intensity – amount of rain that in an area within a period of one hour and is measured in millimeters (mm) per hour. rainfall of high intensity damage crops and causes soil erosion
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