Growing castor trees for the protection of vegetable crops from the summer winds thus increasing the crop productivity.
Crop: Vegetable Crop
Formulation: Castor trees
Ingredients: Castor (Ricinus communis) plants
"Trees grouped together as windbreaks are credited withe improvement of physical conditions, probably most tangibly expressed as protection of crop and crop land".
"Nets are commonly used to protect agricultural crops from either excessive solar radiation, or environmental hazards, or pests."
"Strip cropping, using alternate strips of small grains, corn (Zea mays L.), or sorghum with a fallow strip, has been used for years on erodible soils in the Northern and Central Great Plains to reduce wind erosion."