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Definition: Area of a survey unit (Combined cropping)


Main area: If the parcel of arable land is used throughout the growing season of a given crop year for the same fixed combination of crops (combined cropping), then the main area is split pro rata between the crops concerned.

Secondary area: In this case there will be no secondary area.
European Union, Council Regulation (EEC) No 959/93 of 5 April 1993 concerning statistical information to be supplied by Member States on crop products other than cereals (Official Journal of the European Communities No L 098, 24/04/1993, p. 1), Annex I