On yield gains and yield gaps in wheat-maize intercropping: opportunities for sustainable increases in grain production

Submitted by fang.gou on Tue, 09/15/2015 - 16:23
General
Keywords
wheat, maize, configurations, modelling
Author
Fang Gou
Promotor
Prof.dr.ir. M.K. van Ittersum
Co-promotors
Dr.ir. W. van der Werf
Date
Country
The Netherlands
Abstract

Overall, this thesis studied the growth and productivity of wheat-maize intercropping at organ, plant and cropping system level, and also assessed its contribution to grain production at a regional level. 

The findings suggest that intercropping of food crops provides opportunities to meet increasing food demands...

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