Ayade of Africa: A pivotal technocrat on Digitalization of Africa Agriculture

Ayade of Africa: A pivotal technocrat on Digitalization of Africa Agriculture

By David Peter “Agriculture remains the backbone of the Africa economy civilization”. As, agriculture continues to generate employment in Africa over the coming order of magnitude in decades, agribusinesses around agriculture, including processing, packaging, transportation, distribution, marketing and financial services, could also create jobs for young people, especially those in rural areas. David Peter, The Founder, African Farming Students’ Association an agricultural NGO whose aimed to inspire enthusiastic scholars to pursue careers in agriculture having a shared vision in collaboration with the Global Agricultural and Research Forum, Ghana SDGs Achievers…

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13 Health Benefits of Cucumbers

Cucumbers can be regarded as a fruit and also a vegetable which are usually eaten raw. It can also serve as an ingredient for garnishing in salads, soups and stew if possible or as accompaniments to various foods. The fruit has a mild flavor, with a thin, dark green, tender skin that does not require peeling. Cucumber fruits can be very beneficial to body, some of which includes: 1) It helps to cut down the risk of cancer: Several research studies have shown that by including cucumber in your diet,…

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How to Grow Paw-Paw (papayas): Beginners Business Guide

The fruit of papayas is high in vitamin C. You can also pick the fruit when it is green and cook it like a marrow. Female and male flowers do not grow on the same tree, so you must have male and female trees in the garden. Climate Papayas grow best in hot areas. They can tolerate mild frost if they are protected from cold winds. Soil requirements They can grow in most kinds of soil, but it must be well drained. The roots can get diseases if the soil…

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Importance and Health Benefits of Kola Nuts (Cola Acuminate)

In an article published by Base line of Health Foundation, The kola nut, also known as cola acuminate, is a caffeine-rich nut that is native to tropical Africa. In these regions, the nut is considered a symbol of hospitality and kindness. Though nearly tasteless on their own, kola nuts are often chewed before meals to help promote digestion and to help counteract possible ill effects from tainted drinking water. Kola nut is a stimulant in its own right, containing 1.5% – 2% caffeine, plus theobromine, which increases cerebral circulation. Theobromine…

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Research says: Calves conceived in winter perform better? Find out why

According to the Materials provided by University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Cows and humans have something in common: If you take better care of the mother during pregnancy, her children are likely to be healthier and this impact should last a lifetime, a University of Florida scientist says. In the case of cows, cool conditions are key. A new UF/IFAS study shows calves conceived during winter went on to produce more calves and milk. That’s a critical finding for dairy farmers and for people looking for…

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Health Benefits of Ginger

According to the Newsletter Written by Joe Leech, MS on June 4, 2017: Ginger is among the healthiest (and most delicious) spices on the planet. It is loaded with nutrients and bioactive compounds that have powerful benefits for your body and brain. Here are 11 health benefits of ginger that are supported by scientific research. Ginger Contains Gingerol, a Substance with Powerful Medicinal Properties Ginger is a flowering plant that originated from China. It belongs to the Zingiberaceae family, and is closely related to turmeric, cardomon and galangal. The rhizome…

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