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August 26th, 2015 / Daily Monitor, Uganda

thumb.aspxB4FA Fellow Lominda Afedraru reports: it is important to plant different tree species in crop lands because they contribute to higher productivity of crops and animals as well as the soil. Trees from legume families fix nitrogen, which is useful for crops. Trees also provide fuel wood for cooking and lighting, fodder for livestock, timber for construction, and also help to remove carbon in the air. See more