REASONS FOR PRUNING CROPS

REASONS FOR PRUNING CROPS
  • It increases crop yields
  • It allows air circulation among crops by reducing the micro-climate for pests and diseases.
  • It helps to give a plant a desirable shape to allow weeding, harvesting e.t.c
  • It prevents the overbearing of fruits and dies back in the coffee




  • It economizes the chemicals used when spraying
  • It encourages proper utilization of nutrients within the plant when unwanted branches are removed
  • It allows light penetration to lower leaves of the crop.
  • It encourages uniform production of fruits
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