Companion Plantings That Push & Pull

John Pickett & Zeyaur Khan From  Rothamsted Research & International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology (Kenya) Have Been Working On Companion Plantings That Push & Pull To Repel Pests From Crops & Attract Them To Intercropped Trap Plants. The cropping system which is funded by BBSRC; International Foundation for Science, EU; & Rothamsted International African Fellowship is capable of more than trebling maize yields by repelling stem boring insects with a repellant intercrop combined with a series of trap plants that attract the insect.… More Leave a comment