Macadamia Nuts Farming

Macadamia Nuts Farming (Planting, Growing and Harvesting)

The macadamia nut tree is native to Australia where it naturally grows in the wild. Macadamia nut is an important high value export market cash crop that is quickly gaining popularity among farmers around the globe.  It is currently among the fastest growing agricultural practices with Australia, South Africa and America (Hawaii) leading the world …

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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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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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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 Rice

Harvesting Rice

Rice farming is generally extremely labour-intensive. One of the most demanding stages of rice farming is harvesting rice. It requires time, resources and lots of human labour. In this article we shall be discussing the whole process of harvesting rice and other relevant details.   When To Start Harvesting Rice Timeline Harvesting rice is imminent …

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Tomato Farming

Tomato Farming (Planting, Growing and Harvesting)

Tomatoes are one the most sought after vegetable commodities worldwide. As such, they are among the most profitable vegetables. Profitability from tomato farming requires attention to the many details of the farming procedure. Consequently, farmers have to acquire the knowledge and skill on tomato farming procedures in order to reap a marketable yield which would …

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Harvesting Tomatoes

Harvesting Tomatoes

Maintaining the quality of tomatoes is at the core of harvesting tomatoes. With the current craze in healthy diets, customers are increasingly paying close attention to quality of the produce. Poorly harvested and damaged tomatoes therefore cost farmers a lot of money. In fact, the highest losses in tomato farming are incurred during the tomato …

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Chilli Farming

Chilli Farming (Planting, Growing and Harvesting)

Chilli, also known as hot pepper, cayenne pepper or sweet pepper, is a member of the Capsicum under Solanaceae family. Chilli farming is a highly lucrative agricultural venture practised in numerous countries worldwide. Farming chilli originated in the tropics of Central and South America and is among the oldest cultivated crops in the world. Chilli …

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