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CROSS CROPPING [1 record]

Record 1 2016-10-26

English

Subject field(s)
  • Cropping and Crop Rotation
CONT

The truly responsible coffee grower, who wants to grow superior coffee without harming the land, will implement "intelligent sustainable agricultural systems." These systems include techniques such as composting mulch for a natural fertilizer, cross-cropping coffee with corn, melons and other crops to balance the nutrients in the soil, creating terraces, and planting varietal, indigenous shade trees.

OBS

cross cropping: term extracted from the “Glossaire de l'agriculture” and reproduced with permission of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Assolement et rotation (Agric.)
OBS

assolement : Procédé de culture par succession et alternance sur un même terrain (pour conserver la fertilité du sol).

Spanish

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