Growing Feverfew Herb in the Garden

Growing Feverfew Herb in the Garden

The feverfew plant (Tanacetum parthenium) is actually a species of chrysanthemum that has been grown in herb and medicinal gardens for centuries. Read on to learn more about feverfew plants. About Feverfew Plants Also known as featherfew, featherfoil, or bachelor’s...
How to start Cashew Farming in Nigeria: Step by Step Guide

How to start Cashew Farming in Nigeria: Step by Step Guide

Cashew farming business is a silent money spinner, you may never know until you engage in it or be closer to a dealer. Nigeria as nation is seriously milking money out from cashew exportation. For now we are the number 6 producers of raw cashew nuts in Africa, falling...
Types of Irrigation: Advantages and Disadvantages

Types of Irrigation: Advantages and Disadvantages

Irrigation is the method in which a controlled amount of water is supplied to plants at regular intervals for agriculture. In simple words, it is when people supply water to plants to help them grow when there is not enough rain. Irrigation water can be pumped from...
6 Reasons Why Some Farmers Fail

6 Reasons Why Some Farmers Fail

There are lots of farmers in who have failed in the farming industry as a result of negligence to certain approaches ought to have been adopted. Some of the reasons why farmers fail are listed below: Being absent from farm Farmers are required to visit their farms...
Top 50 Agriculture Business Ideas for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Top 50 Agriculture Business Ideas for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

1. Poultry Farming – Broilers This is for meat production. The good thing about broilers is that they take very little time to mature. The best time to start this business is February against Easter sales and October for December sales. The cost of a day old chick is...
Ways to Start Pawpaw Farming in Nigeria

Ways to Start Pawpaw Farming in Nigeria

Papaya, commonly known or called Pawpaw in Nigeria is one of the fruits crops which are grown by many both as a subsistence and commercial agriculture or farming. It is a tropical fruit, so it is grown also in other tropical African countries and globally. Farming...
The Advantages of Plant Hybridization

The Advantages of Plant Hybridization

Humans can interfere with the natural breeding processes of plants in order to create what are called hybrids. These hybrids are selected to bring together beneficial characteristics of the parent plants. There are a wide variety of advantages of hybridization....
A Beginner’s Guide to Pineapple Farming

A Beginner’s Guide to Pineapple Farming

Pineapple farming in Nigeria or pineapple plantation is another agro-investment opportunity that is worth considering. Pineapple can be sold for domestic consumption and for the production of fruit juices. It is one those fruits that are highly demanded by Nigerians...
How to Select And Store Potatoes

How to Select And Store Potatoes

Selection These days, potatoes are easily available at most retail outlets in the packaged form, inside a plastic bag. But it is always better to buy them individually from a bulk display so that that you can properly inspect them for any signs of decay or damage....
Health Benefits of Potatoes

Health Benefits of Potatoes

Potatoes are rich in fiber and potassium, which contribute to most of its benefits. They help lower blood pressure and protect the heart and even treat inflammation and the resultant diseases like cancer and rheumatism. 1. Lower Blood Pressure Research has revealed...