African Journal of
Agricultural Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Agric. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1991-637X
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJAR
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 6589

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The potential use of cover crops for building soil quality and as trap crops for stinkbugs in sub-tropical fruit orchards: Knowledge gaps and research needs

J. N. Steyn*
  • J. N. Steyn*
  • Department of Ecology and Resource Management, University of Venda, South Africa.
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J. E. Crafford
  • J. E. Crafford
  • Department of Zoology,University of Venda, South Africa.
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S. vdM. Louw
  • S. vdM. Louw
  • Department of Zoology and Entomology, University of the Free State, South Africa.
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S. R. Gliessman
  • S. R. Gliessman
  • Department of Environmental Studies, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, USA.
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  •  Received: 29 August 2013
  •  Accepted: 16 April 2014
  •  Published: 08 May 2014

How to cite this article

APA /
Steyn, J.N., Crafford, J.E., Louw, S.V.M., & Gliessman, S.R. (2014). The potential use of cover crops for building soil quality and as trap crops for stinkbugs in sub-tropical fruit orchards: Knowledge gaps and research needs. African Journal of Agricultural Research, 9(19), 1522-1529.
Chicago /
J. N. Steyn, J. E. Crafford, S. vdM. Louw and S. R. Gliessman. "The potential use of cover crops for building soil quality and as trap crops for stinkbugs in sub-tropical fruit orchards: Knowledge gaps and research needs." African Journal of Agricultural Research 9, no. 19 (2014): 1522-1529.
MLA /
J. N. Steyn, et al. "The potential use of cover crops for building soil quality and as trap crops for stinkbugs in sub-tropical fruit orchards: Knowledge gaps and research needs." African Journal of Agricultural Research 9.19 (2014): 1522-1529.