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USA: Grad student earns fellowship for work on cucumbers

By Melanie Greaver Cordova Matt Hayes/College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Lauren Brzozowski inspects cucumber plants in the Guterman Greenhouse Complex. Greenhouse fans hum overhead as graduate student Lauren Brzozowski steps from pot to pot, prepping towering cucumber plants for … Continue reading

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Meet Young Cucumber Farmer Who Makes N2m In Three Months

• Govt Needs To Revisit Policies On Importation of Seeds — Ezirim IN Nigeria, it is unusual to use farming in the same sentence with youths. The grueling crudeness of farm work, man-hour and patience required to harvest the fruits … Continue reading

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Growing Dry season Vegetables Successfully(Updated)

I noticed that most people read this post daily and i decided to update it with the current information to succeed in Dry season Farming as well as latest pictures of my dry season farm projects…enjoy! Cultivating vegetables in dry … Continue reading

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Processing of Cassava into flakes(Pictures)

The Cassava Farm. At the Cassava Farm. The harvested Cassava A the grinding Machine Frying with the local scupper Frying with a locally made fryer(made from Cassava stem)   If you have any questions regarding the processing of cassava flakes(garri) … Continue reading

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Musings of a young Farmer

The Pineapple plantation. For several years I have been involved in one way or the other in farming. Once I started learning my right from left, I could always remember my parents taking me to the farm on the weekends,

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