Biopesticides Production

Neem Tree. Crops such as cowpea, leaf and fruit vegetables cultivated in the late season, can have their yields significantly reduced due to pest infestation. Many synthetic pesticides hitherto being used, are already banned but…

Sorghum Production

  Sorghum or Guinea corn, as it's known in many parts of the world, is one of the most valuable edible plants grown today in Nigeria. Sorghum (Sorghum bicolor (L.) Moench) is an important food…

Drone Application in Agriculture

                   An agricultural drone is an unmanned aerial vehicle applied to farming in order to help increase crop production and monitor crop growth. Farmers are able to use drones to help them gather a richer…

Compost and Mycorrhiza Production

  Plant with manure compared with that without manure application. Organic fertilizers are fertilizers derived from animal matter, and vegetable matter (e.g. compost and crop residues). Naturally occurring organic fertilizers include animal wastes from meat…

Backyard farming: Graphical representation

This is a lucid representation of common backyard agriculture that may require just one or two farm assistants. It is an intensive cultivation/production of a type that may require barely little capital to start with…