Importance of Vegetables

Importance of Vegetables

Importance of Vegetables 1) Nutrition: Vegetables are rich and comparatively cheaper source of vitamins. Consumption of these items provides taste, palatability, increases appetite and provides fiber for digestion and to prevent constipation. They also play key role...
Benefits of Cashew Nuts

Benefits of Cashew Nuts

Are Cashews Good for You? Cashews have a buttery, sweet, and salty taste, an unmistakable shape, and they are an excellent source of vitamins and minerals. They grow on cashew nut trees, which are native to subtropical climates. What Are the Health Benefits of...
Processing Cashew Nuts

Processing Cashew Nuts

1. CASHEWNUT PROCESSING The raw cashew nuts are procured from the local farmers and local market. These cashew nuts are dried in the sun for a period of two days and are then stored in the gunny bags for processing through the year. The process of sun drying helps in...
Planting problems: land preparation and planting methods

Planting problems: land preparation and planting methods

Primary symptoms Poor, uneven or weedy stands occur due to poor land preparation, poor planting practices (too deep or too shallow) and/or delays in planting. Confirm the problem by checking the tables below. Summary Causes of low quality seedbeds Additional evidence...
The Basics of Planting- Land Preparation

The Basics of Planting- Land Preparation

The planting season is about to begin. While the farmers have decided on what to plant, the next phase is the preparation of farmland. This is a key process to successful crop establishment. Good crop establishment depends on many factors and the best practices will...