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Integrated Pest Management

Managing pests when growing crops is the story of life itself. Planting any crop in large numbers naturally upsets the delicate ecosystem. More maize planted

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Link to the Stars

With 1.5 million followers on Facebook, the President of Zambia, Haikainde Hichilema, leads the pack of Facebook followers of Southern African presidents.  President Mnangagwa of

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Dealing With Grey Water.

Farmers throughout the world are noticing changing weather patterns. The Southern Hemisphere is experiencing its third La Nina in a row – a highly unusual

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Diversify with Coffee

Africa is the emerging giant in the growing of coffee. At present Africa produces just 12% of all coffee consumed on this planet. Coffee remains

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Organic farming defined

Definition In the good old days, farmers used to produce food using traditional farming methods, it was only later that a new era of increased

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Mulberry Trees

Mulberry trees, also known as Morus, is a fruit-bearing tree that can easily grow in regions of Zambia. As the Baobab tree is the African

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Baobab trees

The Baobab tree has many uses. All parts of the Baobab tree can be used. The dry fruit pulp has many uses; the most popular

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Pomegranates

by Nicolaas Schoeman Pomegranates are dense, bushy, deciduous shrub that grows 2‒4 m tall. They grow best in loamy soil with good drainage. The trees

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Macadamia trees

by Nicolaas Schoeman Located in the Serenje district of Zambia’s central province is the world’s largest concentration of migratory bats. Located in the same area

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5 More Free Farming E-books

Some free e-books to download about sustainable agriculture and agroecology. Exploring the pathways towards the future of farming. Treating the farm as a living organism:

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Irrigation and climate change

Agricultural water management and planning irrigation are critical in building resilience to increased climate variability. Agriculture is currently the second-largest source of income for many

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Soldier Beetles

Soldier beetles are beneficial insects. These beetles are related to fireflies. Just like our fiery friends, we also like to keep these soldiers around as

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Avocado farming
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AVOCADO CULTIVATION

Avocado cultivation. In this article, we discuss Avocados, their origin, production levels, characteristics and cultivars. Classification Scientific name: Persea Americana Common names: Avocado, alligator pear

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Onion production guidelines

In this quick guide, to onion production and cultivation, you will learn more about onion soil requirements, climatic requirements and cultivation practices. ONION PRODUCTION AND

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Cotton
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Cotton Harvesting

This quick guide will give you more information about harvesting or picking cotton. The harvesting of cotton is generally referred to as picking Cotton picking

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Cotton
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Fertilization of cotton

Two ways of fertilization: Organic ways of fertilisation Inorganic or chemical ways of fertilization Organic ways of fertilization e.g. The use of crop residue, agroforestry trees

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Weed control for Cotton

Good Weed Control is very important. Cotton grows very slowly during the first eight weeks and suffers greatly where weeding has been delayed or neglected

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Planting Cotton

Time of Planting cotton Being a considerably long season crop, cotton must be planted as early as possible in the season, preferably with the first

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Inoculating Soybeans

Promoting an excellent, mutually beneficial symbiosis  The soybean, like all legume crops, hosts the nitrogen-fixing nodule bacteria. In soy, this is radyrhizobium japonicum that does

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Planting Green

Had a little too much rain this spring? According to researchers at Penn State University, allowing cover crops to grow two weeks longer than normal

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Cotton
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How to plant cotton

Cotton as a seasonal field crop is sown directly on the open field. The farmer should therefore adequately prepare the land before planting. WHY MUST

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Forage Production

The significance of cultivated pasture Types of pasture There are two main types of pasture: Natural pasture – native and naturally occurring(grasses, shrubs, and trees);

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Cotton planting season

Time for Planting cotton. Being a considerably long-season crop, cotton must be planted as early as possible in the season, preferably with the first rains.

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Worm Control in Cattle

Worm Control.Worms cause a marked reduction in the production potential of the animal.Worms are parasites that usually live inside the digestive tract of the host,

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Corridor Disease.

Corridor disease: Corridor disease: is a severe disease of cattle, is caused by protozoa, known as Theileria Parva Lawrence is transmitted by ticks. it usually

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Tuberculosis in cattle

Tuberculosis is an important zoonotic disease that spreads slowly in animal populations. Tuberculosis (TB) can occur in many animals (cattle, sheep, goats, chickens, pigs, dogs,

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Cotton

Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum) Important international markets for textiles Growing market for organic cotton Cash crop for farmers Multiple use crop:Lint (the hairs which grow from

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Conservation Farming

By Lawrence Kabutu THE Conservation  Farming Unit (CFU) in Southern Province has trained 45,000 farmers in conservation farming to enhance bumper harvest and abate hunger

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