Definition of hectare:
In very rich soil the strong- growing Forastero variety may be planted 3. 7 meters apart each way, or 745 trees to the hectare, and on lighter lands this, or the more dwarf- growing forms of Criollo, may be set as close as 3 meters or rather more than 1, 000 trees to the hectare.- "Cacao Culture in the Philippines", William S. Lyon.
The result of this experiment altogether does not appear to have been by any means flattering, for at the end of eight years only little more than fifteen pounds were obtained from a hectare of land, which, if valued at 45 francs, would leave very little profit.- "Fungi: Their Nature and Uses", Mordecai Cubitt Cooke.
Pierre, says the professor, gives a statement of the composition, exclusive of water, of the total yield per hectare of fruit, taken up to June 30, and of leaves, stems and runners, taken up to the middle of August.- "Success With Small Fruits", E. P. Roe.