[talk-ph] Various farmed landuses

Eugene Alvin Villar seav80 at gmail.com
Sun Feb 14 13:25:41 UTC 2016


I agree with changes 2 and 3. For #1, I think it should be
landuse=farmland instead of meadow. Rice fields are far from being
meadows.

On 2/14/16, David Groom <reviews at pacific-rim.net> wrote:
> While looking at existing tagging of landuse areas in Leyte I have come
> across a number which do not seem to fit the tagging structure on the
> main OSM wiki, and I cant see anything in the Philippines/Mapping
> conventions  which contradicts the main OSM wiki (except that under
> agricultural landuse the tag landuse = farm is suggested whereas this
> seems to have been deprecated in favour of landuse = farmland  -  maybe
> the Phillipine / mapping conventions page is out of date?)
>
> An example of some of the current tagging can be seen here:
> http://www.openstreetmap.org/#map=16/11.1121/124.8899
>
> I would like to change the following:
>
> 1) Areas currently tagged landuse = meadow; name = Ricefield   - change
> to landuse = meadow; crop=rice [1]
> 2) Areas currently tagged landuse = farmland; name = Coco Land   -
> change to landuse = orchard;  trees = coconut_palms [2]
> 3) Areas currently tagged landuse = orchard; crop = coconut  - change to
> landuse = orchard;  trees = coconut_palms [2]
>
> Are these 3 changes acceptable?
>
> My one slight discomfort is that I dont like the way crop = rice is
> rendered on the map, but then we should't be tagging for the rennderers
> anyway!
>
> Regards
>
> David
>
> [1]  http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:crop
> [2]  http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Key:trees
>
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