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Asociaciones y rotaciones de gramíneas con leguminosas

By: Núñez Escobar, R | Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maiz y Trigo (CIMMYT), Mexico DF (Mexico).
Contributor(s): Astier, M.|Pérez, E [eds.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: CIMMYT NRG Copublicación ; No. 98-02.Analytics: Show analyticsPublisher: México, DF (México) CIMMYT : 1998ISBN: 970-648-011-0.Subject(s): Cropping patterns | Cropping systems | Faba beans AGROVOC | Intercropping | Research projects | CIMMYT | Rotational - Término tomado de AGROVOC -- Término tomado de AGROVOC | Zea mays AGROVOC | Nitrogen fertilizers AGROVOCSummary: This article briefly explains the agronomic advantages of mixing cropping, particularly of maize with legumes. Maize-bean mixed cropping has reported net yields 170% higher than maize monoculture and 149% higher than bean monoculture, outstanding nitrogen contributions from three legumes (e.g., winter vetch contributing the equivalent of 169 kg/ha of nitrogen), and a reduction of up to 44% in fossil-fuel use in maize-soya-wheat-alfalfa rotations, compared with monocropped maize.Collection: CIMMYT Publications Collection
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This article briefly explains the agronomic advantages of mixing cropping, particularly of maize with legumes. Maize-bean mixed cropping has reported net yields 170% higher than maize monoculture and 149% higher than bean monoculture, outstanding nitrogen contributions from three legumes (e.g., winter vetch contributing the equivalent of 169 kg/ha of nitrogen), and a reduction of up to 44% in fossil-fuel use in maize-soya-wheat-alfalfa rotations, compared with monocropped maize.

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