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Land Equivalent Ratio (LER) was estimated using the procedure of : LER = [Pcoconut/Mcoconut + Pcitrus/Mcitrus] Where: Pcoconut = Intercropped yield of coconut Pcitrus = Intercropped yield of citrus Mcoconut = Monocropped yield of coconut Mcitrus = Monocropped yield of citrus Statistical analysis GenStat Discovery (Edition 3) software was used for statistical analysis.
82 Determination of the land equivalent ratio The Land Equivalent Ratio (LER) index was utilized to evaluate intercrop efficiencies with respect to sole crops (Ciftci and Ulker, 2005).
The efficiency of intercropping system can be evaluated by the land equivalent ratio (LER), defined as the total area required under sole cropping to produce the equivalent yields obtained under intercropping.