Early tree growth, crop yields and estimated returns for an agroforestry trial in Goldsboro, North Carolina

@article{Cubbage2012EarlyTG,
  title={Early tree growth, crop yields and estimated returns for an agroforestry trial in Goldsboro, North Carolina},
  author={Frederick W. Cubbage and Viola Glenn and Johann P M{\"u}ller and Daniel J. Robison and Russell B Myers and J. M. Luginbuhl and Ron Myers},
  journal={Agroforestry Systems},
  year={2012},
  volume={86},
  pages={323-334}
}
A 17 acre (6.9 ha) agroforestry research and extension alley cropping trial was established at the Center for Environmental Farming Systems in Goldsboro, North Carolina in January 2007, with a randomized block design with five replications. Loblolly pine (Pinus taeda), longleaf pine (Pinus palustris) and cherrybark oak (Quercus pagoda) were planted in staggered rows, with each species planted for 140 ft (43 m) per replication. Crop land alleys of 40 ft or 80 ft (12.2–24.4 m) wide were left… CONTINUE READING