00:12 Apr 3, 2005
English to Spanish translations [PRO]
Agriculture / agroforestry
English term or phrase: alley-cropping
it says: "the alley-cropping within hardwood plantations..."

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4 +1raleo por hileras, cosecha por hileras
Andrée Goreux
5cultivo/cultivación en hileras



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cultivo/cultivación en hileras


United States
Local time: 05:56
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in category: 46
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raleo por hileras, cosecha por hileras

You can work a forest by cutting all the trees on one or the other side of the alley (hilera), or you can mark the mature trees to be felled, at random. Alley-cropping is faster and more economical but the wood obtained is not so good.

Andrée Goreux
Local time: 09:56
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish, Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4

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agree  Gabriela Rodriguez
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  -> Gracias Gaby!
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