Alley Cropping and Silvopasture

Source: Alley Cropping and Silvopasture

I really like these lines from my latest EDU article from the tree chapter on Alley Cropping and Silvopasture.
Alley cropping is essentially bringing edge to a landscape to break the monotony of monoculture. By developing rows of trees in your farm landscapes and growing things in between in the alleys, a farm becomes more resilient as trees and their cascade of benefits are realized.

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