This handbook remains primarily a handbook for “lay” users interested in basic soil and water conservation practices. It is simply written and contains enough information and facts so that even the least technically educated users can confidently read, apply, and achieve good results.
What we have learned over the years is that it is important to understand the growth process of Vetiver. We have found that we can plant Vetiver all year long at any time but some times produce better results than other times of the year.
For your comparisons, our facilities are located in Sayalonga, Spain. We are in the country above Sayalonga in what is also known as the Campo. Our elevation is 500 metres.
Here is a weather site that we use to do analysis for people who are interested in planting Vetiver and our location in Sayalonga. For your location just change the destination input and then you can compare yours to ours.
Vetiver can be used for numerous applications but often the cut leaves are not utilised this documents shows all about the cut leaves being used as animal feed.