Some legume crops are traditionally cultivated by farmers in rotation and intercropped
with cereals, notably among them, is sorghum.
These were: i) maize, ii) soybean, and iii) sorghum as summer forages each followed by forage rape over-sown or intercropped
with ryegrass to complete a year-round rotation.
Factor of production inserted in inefficiency model of frontier production function from cacao farming intercropped
with annual crop was attribute of farmer respondent covering; size of working land, age of farmer, education level, farming experience and dummy variable consisted of; success of other farmer (KPL), origin of farmer from Java (AS), origin of farmer from Bali (AB), and origin of farmer from Sulawesi (AS).
In recent years, studies have demonstrated that the use of intercropped
repellent plants or trap plants can be effective alternative methods to reduce pest pressure on the primary crop (Morleyet al.
In 2011, FAO reported that "the combination of mineral fertiliser application and dual-purpose grain legume, such as soybean, intercropped
or relay-cropped with maize, increased maize yields in Kenya by 140 to 300% and resulted in a positive N-balance in the cropping system".
Each year in May, ~80% of the growth in the intercropped
plots was cut and covered on the surface soil under the Chinese hickory stand.
1] soil) for the intercropped
system with maize + beans (Table 2).
The company will work with Bioventures Brasil, an energy crop project developer, as well as other programme partners, on a multi-phased programme leading to the deployment of 75,000 acres of intercropped
Jatropha plantations in the Central-west region of Brazil using the company's JMax hybrid seeds.
The PM made a special mention of Baranaja, a traditional system of mixed farming followed in Uttarakhand under which 12 species are intercropped
This was because "unlike Mono which was intercropped
with food crops, Allen cotton had to be cultivated separately as a sole crop" (p.
05) among row treatments, with heavily intercropped
trees being significantly shorter at 21.
4 km (4 miles) north of Bor town and beyond army barrack, Malual-chat at the bank of River Nile, an intercropped
garden is a hint for ignored richness in South Sudan as this scribe always put it.