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JAMPLES: a computerized land evaluation system for Jamaica


Land qualities in space and time: 257-260
JAMPLES: a computerized land evaluation system for Jamaica
JAMPLES is a software package designed to determine land suitability of areas targeted for agricultural use. It matches climate, soil and topographical data with agro-ecological requirements of specific crops, indicating possible limitations. Following this 'matching' process the final suitability is determined at three levels of management. The system generates semi-quantitative results which have been used for rural planning in Jamaica.


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