How to Cultivate Hybrid Maize in Nigeria

Maize, also known as Corn is one of the most useful cereal crop in West Africa, foods made out ofRead More

Sowing Guide for Different kind of Crops

 Every crop farmer must be aware of the specie he/she wants to cultivate, the average number of seeds, the quantityRead More

Maize pest exploits plant defense compounds to protect itself

A new study explains why biological control of the western corn root-worm has not been efficient The western corn rootwormRead More

Vitamin E discovery in maize could lead to more nutritious crop

New research has identified genes that control vitamin E content in maize grain, a finding that could lead to improvingRead More

THE DIFFERENT PARTS OF THE PLANT-CROP PLANT FORMS

1. Shoots: Shoots target the above-ground business of the plant. Very young plants may possess only simple, undeveloped shoots. AsRead More

Classification of Crops

Classification based on life span of crops/duration of crops: 1.1 One seasonal crops: these are the kind of crops thatRead More

Crop Plant Forms

1. Monocotyledonous crops: these are   E.g. All cereals & Millets, They usually have narrow and long leaves and theyRead More

Crop Storage Methods

There are basically two methods of storage: in bags and in bulk. Bags can be stored either in the openRead More

Systems of Crop Production

Under the growing of crops, there are different systems in which crops can be cultivated which are usually practiced byRead More

How to Plant Maize- Complete Guide

Maize Farming: Soil requirement: Well drained loam and silt loams with fine tithe. Method of propagation: Seed. Date of planting:Read More