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Reply to: Measuring the world’s cropland area

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P.P., M.H, V.Z., A.T., and X.S. wrote the manuscript, S.T. and A.K. provided data and data visualization.

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Potapov, P., Hansen, M.C., Turubanova, S. et al. Reply to: Measuring the world’s cropland area. Nat Food 4, 33–34 (2023).

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