EHT-095: Harvest Gains From Intercropping
harvest gains information sheet

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Publication Date: 2017 July New

Product Code: EHT-095

Electronic download only. This publication explains how home gardeners and small-scale farmers can increase their properties’ productivity by intercropping—growing two or more crops together on the same plot—using species that perform specific functions to benefit their companion crop. Also discussed are the results of a 2-year study on intercropping okra, peanuts, peas, peppers, and watermelon. 4 pages, 4 figures, 2 tables, 1 photo. By Jose G. Franco and Joseph G. Masabni