The Global Water Footprint of Key Crops

shared by NatGeo on Dec 17, 2011 in Environment

The Global Water Footprint of Key Crops

shared by NatGeo on Dec 17, 2011 in Environment

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In order to grow the corn for your tortilla and the cotton for your T-shirt, farmers rely on freshwater from the world's river basins. Whether crops get watered by rain only or by irrigation as well...
Tags: water, crops
Category: Environment

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National Geographic

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