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    Thread: lasota vaccination
Post: RE: lasota vaccination

Bupsiny Wrote: (06-01-2017, 09:18 PM) -- wat is lasota, is it a New Castle vaccine? -- Yes it is.
Sendrix Livestock Farming 3 3,941 11-05-2022, 10:55 PM
    Thread: Pig Info Collection
Post: RE: Pig Info Collection

FarmKing Wrote: (10-06-2022, 11:06 AM) -- Yes. It helps in digestion and reduces feed wastage. See https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6826550/#!po=18.8889 (https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/...
Sendrix Livestock Farming 6 24 10-06-2022, 06:10 PM
    Thread: Pig Info Collection
Post: RE: Pig Info Collection

Is mixing water in pig feed necessary?
Sendrix Livestock Farming 6 24 10-05-2022, 09:45 PM
    Thread: Petrol Price Will Rise To N1,000 Per Litre When Petrol Subsidy Ends — DPR
Post: RE: Petrol Price Will Rise To N1,000 Per Litre Whe...

Farmers shud brace up for the future, especially dry season farmers. Save fuel by buying drip irrigation kits now the price is lower. Also buy spray tubes which is suitable for crops like leafy veggie...
Sendrix Renewable Energy 2 7 07-21-2021, 08:58 PM
    Thread: Guinea pig
Post: RE: Guinea pig

Every living thing definitely need water. Farm animals should be given clean water to avoid huge loses.
Sendrix Livestock Farming 6 491 06-06-2021, 10:47 PM
    Thread: Free Feed Formula for Beef Cattle
Post: RE: Free Feed Formula for Beef Cattle

Isn't this costly? I thought they need only grass.
Sendrix Livestock Farming 2 3,358 01-06-2018, 12:11 AM
    Thread: Saving Poultry Feed Cost with Concentrates
Post: RE: Saving Poultry Feed Cost with Concentrates

Useful info. The way poultry feed have skyrocketed is alarming.
Sendrix Livestock Farming 2 3,835 01-06-2018, 12:09 AM
    Thread: How can I Identify Achatina Achatina and Archachatina Marginata Snails?
Post: RE: How can I Identify Achatina Achatina and Archa...

That says it all. Thanks Henlus.
Sendrix Livestock Farming 3 4,999 01-06-2018, 12:08 AM
    Thread: Organic Farming: Cow's milk Prevents viral diseases In Crops
Post: RE: Organic Farming: Cow's milk Prevents viral dis...

Can I use goat milk? And what about commercial/processed milk?
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 4 4,876 12-07-2017, 07:54 PM
    Thread: How can I Identify Achatina Achatina and Archachatina Marginata Snails?
Post: RE: How can I Identify Achatina Achatina and Archa...

Seems like this is a tough question. 54 views and no reply.
Sendrix Livestock Farming 3 4,999 10-11-2017, 07:00 PM
    Thread: Best Planting Season for Cucumber in Nigeria?
Post: RE: Best Planting Season for Cucumber in Nigeria?

@Henlus can u exaplain more on how to mix the fungicides?
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 7 9,761 10-11-2017, 06:57 PM
    Thread: Safe herbicide for cucumber, pepper and watermelon?
Post: RE: Safe herbicide for cucumber, pepper and waterm...

Tnks.
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 2 3,466 10-11-2017, 06:54 PM
    Thread: Which Pre-emergence Herbicide 4 Cucumber Farm?
Post: RE: Which Pre-emergence Herbicide 4 Cucumber Farm?

He was asking about a pre-emergence herbicide not post-emergence.
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 6 6,276 10-11-2017, 06:53 PM
    Thread: How does boom sprayers get fungicides to reach undersides of leaves
Post: RE: How does boom sprayers get fungicides to reach...

Thanks. Africans still have a lot to learn wrt farm technology.
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 2 2,732 10-11-2017, 06:48 PM
    Thread: What's so special about green houses?
Post: RE: What's so special about green houses?

Thanks for the feedback. I can see that it is good but cost is the problem.
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 5 3,736 10-11-2017, 06:44 PM
    Thread: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?
Post: RE: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?

Henlus Wrote: (09-23-2017, 08:16 PM) -- Eg of contact fungicides include mancozeb, copper-based fungicides and chlorothalonil. systemic ones include carbendazim, tricyclazole (rice), myclobitanil, pe...
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 11 9,230 10-07-2017, 07:53 PM
    Thread: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?
Post: RE: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?

Henlus Wrote: (09-23-2017, 08:16 PM) -- Eg of contact fungicides include mancozeb, copper-based fungicides and chlorothalonil. systemic ones include carbendazim, tricyclazole (rice), myclobitanil, pe...
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 11 9,230 10-07-2017, 07:29 PM
    Thread: How Many Cucumbers Should I Expect from A Single Plant?
Post: RE: How Many Cucumbers Should I Expect from A Sing...

I'll also like to know. Any cucumber farmer in the house?
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 3 3,060 09-15-2017, 09:15 PM
    Thread: Difference Between Banana and Plantain Tree
Post: RE: Difference Between Banana and Plantain Tree

So no one can tell the difference?
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 3 4,280 09-15-2017, 09:04 PM
    Thread: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?
Post: RE: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?

@Henlus, thanks for all your useful answers and threads. Can u pls tell use examples of systemic and contact fungicides? Esp. the ones we can buy in nigeria.
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 11 9,230 09-15-2017, 08:53 PM
    Thread: Plant Water Requirement Question: What does 1 inch of water mean?
Post: RE: Plant Water Requirement Question: What does 1 ...

Who says you can run away from mathematics?
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 4 3,224 09-15-2017, 08:47 PM
    Thread: Are There Tumeric Farmers in Nigeria
Post: RE: Are There Tumeric Farmers in Nigeria

Great post Henlus, with the 10 mnths harvest time, one has to plant acres or hectares of tumeric to make reasonable profit. I just hope there is market for it.
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 7 7,318 09-15-2017, 08:45 PM
    Thread: tuta absoluta
Post: RE: tuta absoluta

John@ Wrote: (08-26-2017, 08:13 PM) -- I don't grow tomatoes, but here are some info I got: Tuta absoluta is a flying moth. Its larva can cause 100% yield loss!!!! It is also called tomato leafmin...
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 4 4,095 09-15-2017, 08:34 PM
    Thread: Is it possible to use plastic mulch without drip irrigation?
Post: RE: Is it possible to use plastic mulch without dr...

Like in some pictures i've seen, the holes for the plant is made large enough for rainwater to flow into it.
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 2 4,306 09-15-2017, 08:23 PM
    Thread: Armyworm Chemical Control
Post: RE: Armyworm Chemical Control

Thanks for sharing.
Sendrix Crops & Plantation Farming 6 5,272 09-15-2017, 08:15 PM