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- Ngwira, Amos Robert; Kabambe, Vernon; Simwaka, Pacsu; Makoko, Kondwani; Kamoyo, Kefasi
- Acta agriculturæ Scandinavica 2020 v.70 no.3 pp. 241-251
- agricultural conservation practice; conventional tillage; corn; costs and returns; cowpeas; crop rotation; farmers; grain yield; intercropping; on-farm research; peanuts; pigeon peas; profitability; soybeans; Malawi
- ... A study was conducted from 2014 to 2017 in Malawi to elucidate the short-term effects of maize-legume intercropping and rotation systems under conservation agriculture (CA) and conventional tillage (CT) on crop productivity and profitability. Twelve farmers hosted on-farm trials per district, in three districts, with each farmer having six plots. The design of the study was randomised complete blo ...