Crops

Cassava Harvesting

Cassava Harvesting

The exclusive focus of this article is the harvesting of cassava. As always harvesting is central to ultimate yields thus extreme care must be taken. Broadly there are 3 main options when it comes to harvesting cassava namely, manual, semi-manual, and fully mechanized. The outstanding differences in those 3 options can be seen in the …

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Harvesting Barley

Harvesting Barley

Barley is a well-known grain that is used for malting and as a cereal. It only requires a few months to grow and harvesting barley is very easy once the season is over. Harvesting Barley Harvesting barley involves drying, cleaning, and storage. The equipment used for harvesting barley depends on the size of the farm …

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Barley Farming

Barley Farming

Barley is a member of the grass family, a major cereal grown in temperate climates globally. It is a self-pollinating diploid species. Barley farming is well appreciated because the produce is used as animal fodder, a source of fermentable material for beer and certain distilled beverages as well as a component of various healthy foods …

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Sugar Beans Farming

Sugar Beans Farming (Planting, Growing and Harvesting)

Farming sugar beans is a common practice among farmers globally. This is because of their unending market demand, hence generation of substantial profits. Despite its popularity, most farmers experience low to average yields which is attributed to lack of specific skills and know how about sugar beans farming. It is therefore very important for farmers …

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Harvesting Sunflowers

Harvesting Sunflowers

Sunflower is amongst the most highly profitable cash crops. Farmers are increasingly getting into sunflower farming. Sunflower provides farmers with the opportunity to reap high yields, even in arid areas. However, sunflower is highly susceptible to damage, especially by birds, and so tends to be only profitable to farmers who are familiar with or possess …

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