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    Thread: Feed Consumption and Growth Rate Chart?
Post: RE: Feed Consumption and Growth Rate Chart?

Broiler Feed and Growth Chart Broiler Feed and Growth Chart http://farmersjoint.com/thread-30226.html
Hunter Livestock Farming 4 3,695 01-20-2023, 06:16 AM
    Thread: Fermented Cow Urine for pest and disease Control?
Post: RE: Fermented Cow Urine for pest and disease Contr...

Has anyone tried this?
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 1 849 11-04-2022, 09:38 PM
    Thread: Nematicides Question
Post: RE: Nematicides Question

FarmKing Wrote: (10-22-2022, 09:33 PM) -- They put it at 1g/m2. But I just do it as shown in the picture below because I don't have the applicator that can do that. http://farmersjoint.com/forum-i...
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 12 29 10-23-2022, 08:13 AM
    Thread: Nematicides Question
Post: RE: Nematicides Question

Thanks. So like what quantity of Rocket should I apply per plant?
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 12 29 10-22-2022, 08:34 AM
    Thread: Nematicides Question
Post: RE: Nematicides Question

FarmKing Wrote: (10-19-2022, 08:45 PM) -- It is costly oo. One(250ml) will cover 1 acre. Application thru soil/root. Its more than just a nematicide, also fungicidal. See the image below for dosage. ...
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 12 29 10-19-2022, 10:04 PM
    Thread: Nematicides Question
Post: RE: Nematicides Question

FarmKing Wrote: (10-19-2022, 07:06 PM) -- There is chlorpyrifos granules e.g. Rocket or vy-king. Oxamyl in Wormforce. Velum Prime contains Fluopyram. -- Thank you. Pls can you list there prices?
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 12 29 10-19-2022, 08:25 PM
  Thumbs Up Thread: Nematicides Question
Post: Nematicides Question

Hello house. What are the available nematicides in nigeria for use in crop farming?
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 12 29 10-19-2022, 09:29 AM
    Thread: Pig Info Collection
Post: RE: Pig Info Collection

Great info.
Hunter Livestock Farming 6 24 10-19-2022, 09:08 AM
    Thread: Pig Feed Formulae
Post: RE: Pig Feed Formulae

Henlus Wrote: (10-08-2022, 06:47 PM) -- You can get most of them in animal feed stores. Just search and you will find. But you can still replace Limestone (calcium carbonate) with egg shell; Calcium ...
Hunter Livestock Farming 7 0 10-11-2022, 07:46 AM
    Thread: Catfish Feed Formulae
Post: RE: Catfish Feed Formulae

Great. I wonder when I will start mine.
Hunter Livestock Farming 1 11 10-11-2022, 07:44 AM
    Thread: Broiler Feed and Growth Chart
Post: RE: Broiler Feed and Growth Chart

Good one.
Hunter Livestock Farming 2 1 10-11-2022, 07:38 AM
    Thread: Pig Feed Formulae
Post: RE: Pig Feed Formulae

Some of these ingredients will be difficult to get. Are there alternatives?
Hunter Livestock Farming 7 0 10-07-2022, 10:12 PM
    Thread: Japan to partner Anambra in vegetable production, exportation
Post: Japan to partner Anambra in vegetable production, ...

Japan has indicated interest in partnering Anambra farmers in cultivation, processing and exportation of ugu, onugbu and other vegetables with Nimo, Abatete, Oraukwu, Nawfija and Ogbunka communities l...
Hunter Agric News 0 2 08-12-2022, 05:23 PM
    Thread: My Relation’s Bitter Leaf Farm in Pictures
Post: RE: My Relation’s Bitter Leaf Farm in Pictures

Manger Wrote: (09-03-2017, 08:09 PM) -- Inspiring! Planting them close together is the best. It will block out light and prevent weed growth. U'll also hav more plants per unit area. -- I dont thin...
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 10 13,587 06-07-2022, 07:01 PM
    Thread: Glyphosate vs Paraquat between rows
Post: Glyphosate vs Paraquat between rows

Hello all. I know that weeds growing between rows can be controlled with paraquat. But I've always wondered if glyphosate will work. What do you think? Thanks.
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 1 922 01-20-2020, 10:10 PM
    Thread: Safer Pesticide for Dogs' Fleas and Ticks
Post: Safer Pesticide for Dogs' Fleas and Ticks

Good day everyone. Pls, I need something that is safer than Sniper insecticide for my dogs.
Hunter Livestock Farming 3 1,261 01-20-2020, 10:03 PM
    Thread: Spacing for Green Vegetable
Post: Spacing for Green Vegetable

Hello friends. Pls what is the recommended spacing for green vegetable? The one they call Lagos spinach or so. Tnks.
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 1 890 01-20-2020, 09:57 PM
    Thread: Best Planting Season for Cucumber in Nigeria?
Post: RE: Best Planting Season for Cucumber in Nigeria?

Henlus Wrote: (10-19-2019, 04:43 PM) -- It is also important to note that during the dry season, stubborn pests like whiteflies, spider mites, leafhoppers etc can poise a problem. Using overhead/drip...
Hunter Crops & Plantation Farming 7 9,761 01-20-2020, 09:53 PM
    Thread: Factory Farming: A Blessing or A Curse?
Post: RE: Factory Farming: A Blessing or A Curse?

Danny Wrote: (12-12-2017, 09:40 AM) -- I think factory farming without the inhumane aspect is good. I hate the practice of antibiotic abuse. They should look into herbs as a means of boosting immunit...
Hunter Livestock Farming 8 6,631 12-12-2017, 06:27 PM
    Thread: Factory Farming: A Blessing or A Curse?
Post: RE: Factory Farming: A Blessing or A Curse?

In countries like the US, the law favors factory farms than small ones. I don't want that to be the case in Nigeria. In some states, they're are not allowed to own chickens . Some that allow will spec...
Hunter Livestock Farming 8 6,631 12-12-2017, 08:23 AM
    Thread: Lighting Fish Pond to Attract Free Protein
Post: RE: Lighting Fish Pond to Attract Free Protein

Manger Wrote: (12-08-2017, 09:51 AM) -- Nice idea. But one must be very careful to secure the wire well. If it fall inside the pond, all the fish will die. -- True. You may also use low-voltage bat...
Hunter Aquaculture 10 10,545 12-08-2017, 09:53 AM
    Thread: Lighting Fish Pond to Attract Free Protein
Post: RE: Lighting Fish Pond to Attract Free Protein

There is no need for an expensive bug zapper. It will be cheaper to suspend light above the pond water. Attracted insects will fall into the water and the fish will eat them. Insects are very harphaza...
Hunter Aquaculture 10 10,545 12-08-2017, 09:47 AM
    Thread: Raising Broilers For Profit
Post: Raising Broilers For Profit

Below are some valuable info I got from some guys in nairaland and I wish to share them with you. 1. To succeed target hotels, eateries and cold rooms, or start your own outlet. Selling live birds ...
Hunter Livestock Farming 0 2,687 12-30-2015, 03:46 PM
    Thread: Farmers do the work and middlemen reap the profit
Post: RE: Farmers do the work and middlemen reap the pro...

I believe some of these middlemen operate as a cartel/mafia. They’ll do anything to prevent farmers from selling directly to the traders. And most farmers can’t stand up to them because of poverty. Wh...
Hunter Livestock Farming 12 10,499 06-13-2015, 12:38 PM
    Thread: Maximum Biogas Yield From What?
Post: Maximum Biogas Yield From What?

I'm developing real interest in biogas production. Which feedstock will give the most biogas yield? I need something I can get in the tropics.
Hunter Farm Tools, Equipment & Machinery 2 4,475 11-22-2014, 11:35 AM