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in·ter·crop

 (ĭn′tər-krŏp′)
v. in·ter·cropped, in·ter·crop·ping, in·ter·crops
v.intr.
To grow more than one crop in the same field, especially in alternating rows or sections.
v.tr.
To plant (a crop) in the same field with another.

in′ter·crop′ n.

intercrop

(ˌɪntəˈkrɒp)
n
(Agriculture) a crop grown between the rows of another crop
vb, -crops, -cropping or -cropped
(Agriculture) to grow (one crop) between the rows of (another)

in•ter•crop

(v. ˌɪn tərˈkrɒp; n. ˈɪn tərˌkrɒp)

v. -cropped, -crop•ping,
n. v.i.
1. to grow one crop between the rows of another, as in an orchard or field.
v.t.
2. to grow a crop between the rows of.
n.
3. a crop plant growing between plants of a different crop.
[1895–1900]

intercrop


Past participle: intercropped
Gerund: intercropping

Imperative
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Present
I intercrop
you intercrop
he/she/it intercrops
we intercrop
you intercrop
they intercrop
Preterite
I intercropped
you intercropped
he/she/it intercropped
we intercropped
you intercropped
they intercropped
Present Continuous
I am intercropping
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he/she/it is intercropping
we are intercropping
you are intercropping
they are intercropping
Present Perfect
I have intercropped
you have intercropped
he/she/it has intercropped
we have intercropped
you have intercropped
they have intercropped
Past Continuous
I was intercropping
you were intercropping
he/she/it was intercropping
we were intercropping
you were intercropping
they were intercropping
Past Perfect
I had intercropped
you had intercropped
he/she/it had intercropped
we had intercropped
you had intercropped
they had intercropped
Future
I will intercrop
you will intercrop
he/she/it will intercrop
we will intercrop
you will intercrop
they will intercrop
Future Perfect
I will have intercropped
you will have intercropped
he/she/it will have intercropped
we will have intercropped
you will have intercropped
they will have intercropped
Future Continuous
I will be intercropping
you will be intercropping
he/she/it will be intercropping
we will be intercropping
you will be intercropping
they will be intercropping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been intercropping
you have been intercropping
he/she/it has been intercropping
we have been intercropping
you have been intercropping
they have been intercropping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been intercropping
you will have been intercropping
he/she/it will have been intercropping
we will have been intercropping
you will have been intercropping
they will have been intercropping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been intercropping
you had been intercropping
he/she/it had been intercropping
we had been intercropping
you had been intercropping
they had been intercropping
Conditional
I would intercrop
you would intercrop
he/she/it would intercrop
we would intercrop
you would intercrop
they would intercrop
Past Conditional
I would have intercropped
you would have intercropped
he/she/it would have intercropped
we would have intercropped
you would have intercropped
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Therefore, the evaluation of WSE for intercrop periods was conducted using only the 4-year system.
Development of maize and palisadegrass plants cultivated in intercrop under water deficit.
Spacing N H (m) DAP (cm) V ([m.sup.3]) 12x2 416 35.22 23.24 0.435 12x4 208 29.26 27.34 0.622 Spacing [S.sub.E] (%) SL (%) Hm Hc 12x2 30.4 58.2 2.79 83.2 12x4 41.3 68.3 2.91 85.1 Table 2--Stomatal conductance (Gs--mol [m.sup.-1] [s.sup.-1]), internal carbon (Ci--[micro]mol [mol.sup.-1]), transpiratory rate (E--mol [H.sub.2]O [m.sub.2] [s.sup.-1]) and water use efficiency (WUE--mol C[O.sub.2] mol [H.sub.2][O.sup.-1]) of bread grass plants grown in monoculture (full sunlight), and in intercrop with maize and eucalyptus at 12x2 and 12x4 m spacing's, sown between rows of maize, with distances of 6; 4 and 2m of eucalyptus plants.
The varieties used were Umut 2002 (soybean), Karagoz (cowpea) and PR31G98 (maize) while the cropping treatments were sole and intercrop (alternate-rows).
So, lentil crop as intercrop in autumn planted sugarcane can not only increase the output per unit area a, but also can provide mid-season income which eased the burden on the already depleted income of the farmers and can provide them with an option for better input management for remaining sugarcane growing season.
In the intercrop treatment, snow pea and faba bean were planted in alternating rows.
Crude protein levels, shown in Figure 5, here highest at the start of the evaluation (65 days after sowing) for the lopsided oat-ryegrass intercrop. This was because oat features superior quality during that development stage due to the large number of leaf blades.
Duterte makes his state of the nation address (SONA) this month, Villar, author of the law in the Senate and the legislative body's chair for agriculture and food security, also urged local farmers to intercrop.