Root development in a Sesbania sesban fallow-maize system in Eastern Zambia

@article{Torquebiau2004RootDI,
  title={Root development in a Sesbania sesban fallow-maize system in Eastern Zambia},
  author={Emmanuel Torquebiau and Freddie Kwesiga},
  journal={Agroforestry Systems},
  year={2004},
  volume={34},
  pages={193-211}
}
Roots of trees (Sesbania sesban) and crops (Zea mays) were quantified during two tree/crop cycles in a sequential tree — crop system at Chipata, Eastern Zambia. The experiment included one- and two-year fallows as well as fertilized and unfertilized controls. The roots of S. sesban represent a standing biomass in the soil of 3 Mg hat-1 in the top 1.5 m… CONTINUE READING