The arguments are: 1. Mahogany is growing straight, so it doesn‘t need a direct neighborhood. 2. From planting to harvest, the trees can “draw on their abundance”. Trees that are planted in a 2 x 2 grid have 16 cubic meters of earth available with a depth of four meters. With the same depth and a planting distance of 4 x 4 meters, it is already 64 cubic meters. There is no need to explain which method is better.
Our pepper program is now on its way. If this secondary planting proves successful, we will grow more pepper plants in the next year to give our farmers additional opportunities to generate income. But first of all, the plants should prove that they are developing well. According to our local magazine „Agriculture“, pepper and mahogany are ideal partners.
We had new templates carpenter for measuring the log diameter because the previous ones were no longer sufficient.