Articles in Cattle Feeds, Field Crops and By-product

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by Wallace Mukoka on September 23, 2021
by Wallace Mukoka on September 23, 2021
Chemical weed control can be implemented at planting or before and/or after emergence.... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on September 13, 2021
Sugar Bean - Insecticides to use (Part 1)
by Wallace Mukoka on September 13, 2021
Use only herbicides, pesticides and fungicides that are recommended to sugar bean to avoid damage to the plant.... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on September 7, 2021
GROUNDNUTS MANAGEMENT Part 2 - DISEASES
by Wallace Mukoka on September 7, 2021
Peanut, Arachis hypogaea, is an herbaceous annual plant in the family Fabaceae grown for its oil and edible nuts. Groundnuts plants are small, usually erect, thin stemmed plants with feather-like leaves. ... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on September 7, 2021
GROUNDNUTS MANAGEMENT Part 3 - HERBICIDES
by Wallace Mukoka on September 7, 2021
Herbicide, an agent, usually chemical, for killing or inhibiting the growth of unwanted plants, such as residential or agricultural weeds and invasive species. ... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on September 6, 2021
GROUNDNUTS MANAGEMENT Part 1 - INSECTICIDES
by Wallace Mukoka on September 6, 2021
The major groundnut pests can be classified as specific to this crop eg, aphids, leaf miner and pod borers; or general feeders that attack a wide range of crops.... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on August 26, 2021
Challenges Faced By Wheat Farmers In Zimbabwe
by Wallace Mukoka on August 26, 2021
Zimbabwe currently faces a wheat production crisis. The dominant constraint to yield was identified as the low market price for grain, which makes farmers reluctant to invest in inputs for increasing wheat yield.... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on July 18, 2021
Cattle Identification
by Wallace Mukoka on July 18, 2021
There is a need for any beef cattle farmer to have an identification system to be able to keep production records. ... Read full article
on May 20, 2021
We are sharing information with our Farmers as Farmhut, on how best thet can increase production on their backyard, small scale and large scale farms. Join Patience Chizema and Ryan Katayi of Farmhut as they solve problems being faced by the agricult... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on April 27, 2021
Protecting crops from flood damage
by Wallace Mukoka on April 27, 2021
Different ways of protecting crops include: Keeping ploughed soil covered by mulch or cover crops. Planting trees and hedges around fields to reduce run-off... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on April 12, 2021
Wheat Irrigation in Zimbabwe
by Wallace Mukoka on April 12, 2021
Due to the low or no rainfall during the winter in Zimbabwe, irrigation is required to get a high-yielding wheat crop. The total amount of water should be 4 to 0 mm00 mm per hectare. ... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on April 11, 2021
by Wallace Mukoka on April 11, 2021
The quiz takes a random look at wheat.... Read full article
by Wallace Mukoka on March 25, 2021
How Do I Farm Groundnuts?
by Wallace Mukoka on March 25, 2021
Groundnuts may be divided into three types, according to the time taken to maturity early, medium, and late maturing. Early maturing groundnuts have a bunch of growth habits, while medium and late maturing groundnuts have a spreading growth habit.... Read full article

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