Intercropping on an operational scale in an improved farming system

Krantz, B A (1981) Intercropping on an operational scale in an improved farming system. In: Proceedings of the lnternational Workshop on lntercropping, 10-13 Jan, 1979, Patancheru, Hyderabad, lndia.

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Mixed cropping, or intercropping, evolved in traditional agriculture where it has been practiced at a low level of technology largely for risk reduction recent research has shown substantial benefits from intercropping at medium to high levels of technology, however, due to several factors, including the lack of operational-scale research, sole-cropping technology is being promoted by national programs, and the potentia1 benefits of improved intercropping are not being achieved...

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Others > Agriculture-Farming, Production, Technology, Economics
Depositing User: Ms K Syamalamba
Date Deposited: 10 Apr 2012 10:40
Last Modified: 07 Feb 2013 05:23
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