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TableĀ 5 Crop group categorisation used in the study, and 72 crops that were studied

From: What evidence exists for the effectiveness of on-farm conservation land management strategies for preserving ecosystem services in developing countries? A systematic map

Crop group Crops included in group
Cereal grains Barley, oats, rice, maize, wheat, rapeseed, sorghum, millet, safid muesli, teff/annual bunch grass
Fruits Watermelon, peach, guava, apple, mango, pineapple, lemon, orange, plantain, grape, banana, pear, plum
Legumes Chickpea, soya bean, mung bean, faba bean, jack bean, french bean, locust bean, alfalfa, hairy and milk vetch, cowpea, peanut/groundnut
Vegetables Gourd, aubergine, pumpkin, cucumber, chilli, green pepper, lettuce/chicory
Grasses Sugarcane, caster, agave, tifton, napier, grass pea, guina grass, italian ryegrass, pangola grass, congo grass, carribean stylo, beard grass
Tubers Sweet potato, potato, carrot, cassava, yam