Grafting

Farmers will often graft a tree branch of younger tree that has desirable qualities, doing this to add or blend the desired qualities of the new to the old.   Qualities like a favorite avocado “flavor”, tree hardiness, season’s time of year and disease immunity are all qualities taken into consideration when grafting.  

Coccidiosis

Common poultry diseases include: – Coccidiosis, New Castle disease, Fowl Typhoid and Fowl pox. Poultry also may suffer from ectoparasites and edoparasites in addition to other vices.   If one of the birds start showing signs of coccidiosis, it’s good to treat the whole flock.   The disease is spread from bird to bird through […] The post Coccidiosis appeared …

Honey Extraction

Traditionally, honey was sold in the comb, but nowadays most consumers prefer honey that is extracted from the comb.   This processed honey is clean and ready to use, and can be stored over a longer period of time.   To ensure that honey keeps its quality, you have to respect three basic rules: 1.Harvest only honey that is mature; …

Agriculture is Vital in SDG’s

In July 2019 , the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) released a report assessing progress on 18 indicators relevant to agriculture and food security across four SDGs.  The report assessed progress on 18  agriculture-related indicators for which data are currently available at the global level. Overall, the report shows more efforts need to be put in for …