Lao People’s Democratic Republic fallow land was 198 thousand hectares in 2011 - the single year for which the data is available at the moment.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Fallow land (temporary) is the cultivated land that is not seeded for one or more growing seasons. The maximum idle period is usually less than five years. Land remaining fallow for two long may acquire characteristics requiring to be reclassified, such as "permanent meadows and pastures" (if used for grazing), "forest or wooded land" (if overgrown with trees), or "other land" (if it becomes wasteland).