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Table 4 Primary adaptation strategies to climate change and the proportion of respondents that practiced them

From: Smallholder farmers’ adaptation to climate change and determinants of their adaptation decisions in the Central Rift Valley of Ethiopia

Adaptation strategies Number of households Percent of households
Change in planting date 20 10
Crop diversification 45 23
Intensive use of agricultural inputs 29 14
Crop and livestock integration 16 8
Supplementary irrigation 5 3
Soil and water conservation 23 11
Tree planting 32 16
No adaptation strategy used 30 15
Total 200 100