Author Archives: Moraa

Irrigation Management- Drip Irrigation

Drip irrigation is a type of micro-irrigation that has the potential to save water and nutrients by allowing water to drip slowly to the roots of plants, either from above the soil surface or buried below the surface. The goal is to place water directly into the root zone and minimize evaporation. It’s also known […]

Value addition in tomato production

Definition Value addition                – is the process of changing or transforming a product from its original state to a more valuable state. Shelf life                          – the length of time for which an item remains usable, fit for consumption, or sealable. Post harvest handling   – is the stage of crop production immediately following harvest, including cooling, […]

PROPER HOUSING IN PIG MANAGEMENT

A house is the most important consideration for new pig project. It is unfortunate that many new pig farmers do not consult well on pig houses before embarking on construction. It is not enough to copy a pig house you have come across. It’s good to  understand that pig houses are constructed according to how […]