modern methods in application of herbicides and precautions

modern methods in the application of herbicides and precautions that can be taken when applying herbicide. these methods can be seen below. there are so many precautions that can be taken when applying herbicide.   some of these methods can be seen below. herbicides can be very harmful if it is mishandled during application process… Continue reading modern methods in application of herbicides and precautions

advantages and disadvantages of farm mechanization

advantages and disadvantages of farm mechanization, understanding farm mechanization and its place in agriculture. what then is mechanization of agriculture? the use of higher and mechanical farm implements to till the farm land before planting operation.   the essence of mechanized agriculture is to do away with the use of simple farm tools or crude… Continue reading advantages and disadvantages of farm mechanization

what are Piercing and Sucking Insect Pest?

  What are piercing and sucking insect pest? to understand what is piercing and sucking insect, we must first understand what are insects. Piercing and sucking insect can also be endo or ectoparasites. insect are group of flying or crawling organism that possesses six legs and divided into three compartment.  an insect is divided into… Continue reading what are Piercing and Sucking Insect Pest?

CONTINUOUS CROPPING SYSTEM OF FARMING

continuous cropping system of farming. advantages and disadvantages of continuous cropping system. the cultivation of crops on a piece of land and replanting crops on the same piece of land the following planting season without allowing the land to fallow or rest. most often continuous system of cropping is practiced where there is scarcity of… Continue reading CONTINUOUS CROPPING SYSTEM OF FARMING

types of farming system. pastoral, ranching and mixed farming

types of farming system. pastoral, ranching and mixed farming. a farming system is s defined as the process and engagement of various of farming styles like ranching, mixed farming, mixed cropping, taungya farming in Nigeria, ley farming, pastoral farming, Nomadic farming etc. in this post you will learn the various system of farming, their advantages… Continue reading types of farming system. pastoral, ranching and mixed farming

ORGANIC AGRICULTURE AND IT’S IMPORTANCE

organic agriculture and it’s importance. Organic agriculture and its importance is a system of farming which is an agricultural method that includes the production of crops and livestock by using natural means instead of spraying pesticides, use of fertilizers, antibiotics, genetic modifications of growth hormones and organisms. organic agriculture simply means the use of ruminants… Continue reading ORGANIC AGRICULTURE AND IT’S IMPORTANCE