DIVERSify Intercropping Group
The group will explore opportunities for intercropping and companion cropping in arable systems, including;
- Sharing experiences between farmers of different plant teams.
- Identifying beneficial combinations and their impact on key indicators identified by farmers e.g – yield, soil and plant health, weed burden and pest / disease – in different contexts.
- Practical considerations / overcoming challenges– including crop competition, establishment, machinery, harvest, separation and finding markets.