An Evaluation of Interplanted / Mulched Orchard Rows

Project Overview

Project Type: Farmer/Rancher
Funds awarded in 2001: $4,751.00
Projected End Date: 12/31/2002
Matching Non-Federal Funds: $9,085.00
Region: North Central
State: Iowa
Project Coordinator:


  • Fruits: apples, pears, plums, berries (strawberries), general tree fruits
  • Vegetables: garlic, onions, peppers, tomatoes
  • Additional Plants: ornamentals


  • Crop Production: continuous cropping, multiple cropping
  • Education and Training: demonstration
  • Production Systems: general crop production
  • Soil Management: organic matter
    Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.