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Ecological benefits of alley cropping: a case study.

Journal Title:
Agricultural alternatives and nutritional self-sufficiency : for a sustainable agricultural system that respects man and his environment : proc of the IFOAM Seventh Int Scientific Conference, Ouagadougou, January 2-5, 1989.
Main Author:
Sangakkara, U.R.
Other Authors:
Ratnayake, H.H.
Format:
Article
Language:
English
Subjects:
Leucaena leucocephala
Gliricidia sepium
Zea mays
Vigna radiata
Ipomoea batatas
Vigna unguiculata
Sesamum indicum
alley cropping
environmental impact
microclimate
Alfisols
dry season
wet season
climatic factors
canopy
soil temperature
soil organic matter
soil water
weeds
soil erosion
runoff
crop yield
highlands
dryland farming
View in NAL's Catalog:
IND92036825