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In May 2010, alley cropping systems consisting of switchgrass (Panicum virgatum L.), prairie cordgrass (Spartina pectinata Bosc ex Link), an alfalfa (Medicago sativa L.) and intermediate wheatgrass (Thinopyrum intermedium [Host] Barkworth and Dewey) mixture, and a native tallgrass-forb-legume...

Author(s)
Gamble, J. D.; Johnson, G.; Sheaffer, C. C.; Current, D. A.; Wyse, D. L.
Publisher
Springer, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Agroforestry Systems, 2014, 88, 1, pp 75-85
Abstract

The silviculture of hybrid poplars and other fast-growing tree species is a promising solution to reduce the pressure on natural forests while maintaining wood supplies to industries. However, hybrid poplars are very sensitive to competing vegetation and to inadequate soil conditions and fertility. ...

Author(s)
Bilodeau-Gauthier, S.; Paré, D.; Messier, C.; Bélanger, N.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Forest Ecology and Management, 2011, 261, 3, pp 620-629
Abstract

In tree-based intercropping systems, trees, especially hybrid poplars (HP), can compete with crops for light, water and nutrients, resulting in a decrease in crop production. Some tree management characteristics, such as plantation density and tree species selection, may help to partially control...

Author(s)
Rivest, D.; Cogliastro, A.; Vanasse, A.; Olivier, A.
Publisher
Elsevier, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment, 2009, 131, 1/2, pp 51-60
Abstract

Populus maximowiczii × P. trichocarpa 'NE-388' cuttings were planted at 0.6 m spacing in rows 0.8 m apart at 2 abandoned field sites (1.2 ha each) in central Pennsylvania in 1980 and 1981. Annual fertilizer treatment (with balanced NPKCaMg) and irrigation treatments were installed in both...

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Bowersox, T. W.; Stover, L. R.; Blankenhorn, P. R.; Strauss, C. H.; Lord, B. E.
Citation
Biomass and Bioenergy, 1991, 1, 2, pp 111-117

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