Effet de différentes densités de semis et de l’association culturale sur les performances du maïs (Zea mays) et du sorgho (Sorghum bicolor) en culture intercalaire avec le pois inconnu (Vigna unguiculata) dans la commune de la Croix-Des-Bouquets.

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Intercropping is the main farming method practiced in Haiti. It occupies more than 65% of the useful agricultural areas, with the dominance of cereals (maize, sorghum), cultivated mainly with legumes such as the cowpea. Poor farming practices is one of the main constraints encountered in this system, especially in terms of densities. The plants are grown at low seed densities, so finding an optimum density that promotes better yields is difficult. This is why this work aimed to develop technical packages that helped improving crop yields, to imply at the same time an improvement of the profit. A variety of maize (Chiken corn) and sorghum (Baton Moyiz) intercropped respectively with the cowpea CAR9 were used.

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