Tips on How to Calculate Plant Population of Any Crop

Tips on How to Calculate Plant Population of Any Crop

Plant population is the number of plants your farm can accommodate. Through plant population, you can determine the number of seeds, suckers or other planting materials to use for your planting operation. Now, many farmers have no idea how to do this. And as a result,...
Benefits of Cashew Nuts

Benefits of Cashew Nuts

Are cashew nuts 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 trees, which are native to subtropical climates. What Are the Health Benefits of Cashew...
Types of Herbicides Used on Plants and How They Work

Types of Herbicides Used on Plants and How They Work

Herbicides are chemicals used to kill weeds (unwanted plants) that tend to compete with the grown crops. Herbicides can be selective or non-selective. Each of these groups can be sub-divided into three namely: Contact Systemic Residual Selective Herbicides These are...
Techniques For Watering Tomato Plants

Techniques For Watering Tomato Plants

Tomato plants do best when watered slowly and deeply. As water sinks down lower into the soil, the tomato’s roots will follow suit and reach down further to absorb it. Deep watering helps tomato plants build strong root systems. Superficial watering allows roots to be...
Effective Tips On How To Grow Tomatoes

Effective Tips On How To Grow Tomatoes

Tomatoes are some of the most important cooking ingredients in Nigeria. Ninety per cent of our food is never complete without tomatoes. We use them in cooking stews, soups, salads, portages, and virtually every food imaginable in the land. They go with everything, so...