Economic Importance Of International Plant Diseases

Depending on climate, topography, and other factors, individual countries have emphasized production of certain commodity crops, such as coffee, rubber, citrus and other fruits, cereals, bulbs, and potatoes. Often an important part of the economy of agricultural nations depends upon the exchange of these products for materials not grown or manufactured locally. Some economic plant diseases of international importance every rice farmer should know about.

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Sesame Seeds : Making Million From This Seeds (Agushi)

How do you become a player in sesame seed business without having millions in your account? Is it even possible? Ofcourse it is very possible to start from nothing and grow into millions even billions in the sesame seed value chain business. These are the four most vital requirements that are needed to be a player in this business

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Wheat : Economic importance of wheat rust

In view of the necessity for the international exchange of plant products, it is evident that significant losses from disease in one area may have serious adverse effects, not only locally but internationally as well. Moreover, the presence of epidemic disease in a single area poses threats to other localities where the crop in question is widely grown.

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Earthworms : Importance of earthworms to your farm soil

By their activity in the soil, earthworms offer many benefits: increased nutrient availability, better drainage, and a more stable soil structure, all of which help improve farm productivity. It is important that as a farmer you know the importance of earthworms to your farm soil and how they can improve your soil nutrients.

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Weed Control : Why weeds survive on your farm

Weeds are able to survive in the face of many obstacles. These obstacles include natural selection pressures as well as tillage and crop husbandry routinely used to minimize weed competition in crops. Persistence as it applies to weeds is a measure of the adaptive potential of a weed that enables it to survive in disturbed habitats. It is important to know why weeds survive on your farm.

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Economic importance of diseases of plants

Diseases and pest are every farmers worst enemy correct me if am wrong. Which farmer will be bold enough to support the idea that he/she likes disease and pest attacking their farm at their own expense? If diseases and pest were to be human beings and world riches were to be ranked don’t you think they would have been ruling the world till date and in the future and beyond? Some diseases of economic importance will be looked at and how they attack crops.

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How excess water affects your plant growth

Water as we all know is essential for life to all living organisms. This water all living things need for survival in every way possible and no living thing can live without this precious liquid in their bodies for effective daily activities. Knowing how excess water affects plant growth gives you the farmer more ideas as to how you should provide adequate water to plants.

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How to improve types of Breeds of Livestock

In animal farming, what every farmer need to know is to study the principles of inheritance of animals. That is if you want to improve breeding of choice of animals. This is concerned with how animals inherit features from their ancestors. In genetics, it tries to identify which features are inherited and work out the details of how these features are passed from generation to generation.

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Agroforestry : The Place Of Agroforestry In The Medium Potential Areas

In his recent review of the developing science of agroforestry, Sanchez (1995) critically surveyed the possible benefits and disadvantages of growing annual crops in some sort of geometric arrangement alongside trees. The previously acclaimed formula of ‘alley cropping’, whereby the crop is grown in alleys some five metres wide between hedgerows of leguminous trees, is heavily discounted in Sanchez’s review as the result of recent analytical research.

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