HarvestChoice 2000 Rice Area Harvested (ha) Data

Short Name: 
HarvestChoice 2000 Rice Area Harvested 

HarvestChoice is a research initiative which generates information to help guide strategic investments in agriculture aimed at improving the well‐being of poor people in Sub-Saharan Africa through more productive and profitable farming. The initiative is coordinated by the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and the University of Minnesota and is supported by a grant by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

Spatially disaggregated production statistics of circa 2000 using the Spatial Production Allocation Model (SPAM). Values are for 5 arc-minute grid cells (aggregation type: SUM).

Source / Citation: 
You, L., S. Crespo, Z. Guo, J. Koo, K. Sebastian, M.T. Tenorio, S. Wood, U. Wood-Sichra. Spatial Production Allocation Model (SPAM) 2000 Version 3 Release 6. 
First released on: 
1 Jan, 2000 
Last version on: 
1 Jan, 2000 
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Data available for download in CSV format. Spatial data layer may be explored using MAPPR and downloaded in geoTIFF and ASCII raster formats.