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WHY POULTRY LITTER IS THE BEST MANURE FOR PLANTING

For every increase in productivity of a farm, there is a need for manure application. Manure is natural and organic; it has no residual effect…

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CROPS YOU SHOULD NOT PLANT NOW, IF YOU DO NOT HAVE IRRIGATION

As a farmer, increase in production is your main aim. However, all crops have natural season; which is known as the planting season. This is when…

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DIFFERENT WAYS OF CROP PROPAGATION

Plant propagation is the production or method of establishment of plants as an independent unit. It refers to the way by which plants produce young…

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LAND PREPARATION TECHNIQUES IN AGRICULTURE.

Land preparation is a very important practice to enhance good yield from crop grown. It is one of the measures used to control crop diseases…

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FOUR (4) POPULAR CROPPING SYSTEMS IN AGRICULTURE

Cropping systems refer to the different patterns of growing or cultivating different crops and the methods employed in the production of different crop during the…

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DISEASE-CAUSING AGENTS OF CROPS.

Crop production is one huge investment in agriculture, also considered as the most lucrative and sought after agribusiness. Crop farmers are really make handsome profit…

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TYPES OF INSECTICIDE AND THEIR APPLICATION

Insecticides  are substances that are used to mitigate or eradicate the invasion of insect pests which tend to  reduce the quantity and quality of crop…

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KNOW AND UNDERSTAND HOW PLANTS ABSORB NUTRIENTS FROM THE SOIL.

It is imperative for a farmer to know and understand how the plants utilize nutrients provided for their growth, how these nutrients are used and…

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FIVE (5) TIPS TO KNOW BEFORE APPLYING FERTILIZER OR MANURE

 Fertilizer application is one of the measures to enhance reasonable yield desired by a farmer on his farm. It is a very important practice as…

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WHAT MOST FARMERS DO NOT KNOW ABOUT CASSAVA FARMING.

  Cassava, botanically called  Manihot spp,  is a woody perennial and branched shrub that can grow up to  5 metres in height. It has large,…

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