By G. Schroth (auth.), Daniel Auclair, Christian Dupraz (eds.)
This quantity contains a range of unique contributions awarded at a workshop held in Montpellier, France, in June 1997. the 2 major targets of the workshop have been, to start with, to assemble what's understood in regards to the strategies underlying agroforestry perform, and, secondly, to supply a discussion board to discover correct types and modelling ways. The workshop used to be additionally in a position to play a task in studying the agroforestry structures encountered in temperate and Mediterranean components, together with either conventional and extra cutting edge agroforestry practices. the most facets mentioned have been: ecological interactions among parts, environmental impression, economics and coverage modelling.
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In: Ehrenreich JH, Ehrenreich DL and Lee HW (eds) Growing a Sustainable Future, Proceedings of the Fourth North American Agroforestry Conference, July 23-28, 1995, pp 46-50. Boise, Idaho Dupraz C, Simorte V, Dauzat M, Bertoni G, Bernadac A and Masson P (1998) Growth and nitrogen status of young walnuts as affected by intercropped legumes in a Mediterranean climate. Agrofor Syst this issue Eastham J, Rose CW, Cameron DM, Rance SJ, Talsma T and Charles Edwards DA (1990) Tree/pasture interactions at a range of tree densities in an agroforestry experiment.
But we could also consider an intermediate design between these two extremes. The substitutive design is usually adopted, but would not make a full assessment of tree-crop interactions possible. For example, the additive control consisting of a tree stand at an agroforestry density but with no intercrop would be useful to separate the impact of the low tree density from the impact of the crop competition on tree growth. Substitutive designs offer the possibility of calculating the Land Equivalent Ratio (LER, Mead and Willey, 1980), which is a common and well adopted measure of intercropping efficiency.