Relay cropping- drilling Lentils into established winter wheat
Lentil - relay cropping:
Lentil crop is sown into an already established winter wheat crop (they are established and grown in relay).
The objective is to increase beneficial interaction between the two crops, and also to facilitate lentil harvesting operations.
Part of the LegValue Industry case study Lentil value chain based on the PGI “Lenticchia di Altamura” (Alta Murgia, Italy)
Contact: Fernando Pellegrini
Group of Agroecology, Institute of Life Sciences, Land Lab, Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Via Santa Cecilia 3, 56127 Pisa - Italy