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    Thread: Pig Feed Formulae
Post: RE: Pig Feed Formulae

Henlus Wrote: (10-22-2022, 09:07 PM) -- A feed conversion ratio of 2.52kg per kg gain means that they eat 2.52kg of feed to gain 1kg in body weight. -- Thanks.
John@ Livestock Farming 7 0 10-22-2022, 09:08 PM
    Thread: Pig Feed Formulae
Post: RE: Pig Feed Formulae

Henlus Wrote: (10-07-2022, 10:10 PM) -- Another one coming soon. -- PLS can you explain more on feed conversion ratio?
John@ Livestock Farming 7 0 10-22-2022, 08:42 AM
    Thread: Nematicides Question
Post: RE: Nematicides Question

FarmKing Wrote: (10-19-2022, 08:26 PM) -- Prices may vary base on location. In Onitsha Anambra state, Rocket 500g is N1500. Oxamyl 1kg is N3000. Velum Prime 250ml is N32000. -- Pls what about liqui...
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 12 29 10-19-2022, 10:23 PM
    Thread: Organic Lightening Creams can Cause Cancer and Organ Damage
Post: Organic Lightening Creams can Cause Cancer and Org...

Consumers are being warned to steer clear of skin lightening creams that can "act like paint stripper". Many contained the bleaching agent hydroquinone - the creams can also contain mercury. Hydro...
John@ Off-Topic 1 32 07-03-2022, 07:47 PM
    Thread: Pros and Cons of Dehorning Goats
Post: RE: Pros and Cons of Dehorning Goats

Thanks Henlus. I never knew that.
John@ Livestock Farming 3 4,542 10-30-2017, 10:21 PM
    Thread: What is the Best Fungicide for Cucumber Angular Leaf Spot?
Post: RE: What is the Best Fungicide for Cucumber Angula...

I appreciate your immense help so far.
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 5 4,887 10-30-2017, 10:20 PM
    Thread: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?
Post: RE: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?

Henlus, ur last post is da bomb. Thanks a lot. What are importers waiting for?
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 11 9,230 10-30-2017, 10:18 PM
    Thread: Which Pre-emergence Herbicide 4 Cucumber Farm?
Post: RE: Which Pre-emergence Herbicide 4 Cucumber Farm?

Thanks Henlus. I wish importers will take up the opportunity.
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 6 6,276 10-30-2017, 10:15 PM
    Thread: Nsukka Yellow Pepper in Anambra
Post: RE: Nsukka Yellow Pepper in Anambra

Good to hear that Henlus. People peddle a lot of misconceptions.
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 3 3,696 10-30-2017, 10:14 PM
    Thread: Carrots, Cucumber and Tomato Question
Post: Carrots, Cucumber and Tomato Question

Pls I'll like to know how long it takes carrots, cucumber and tomatoes from seed to harvest and how long they will keep fruiting. Thanks.
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 0 2,138 10-30-2017, 09:22 PM
    Thread: Nsukka Yellow Pepper in Anambra
Post: Nsukka Yellow Pepper in Anambra

Is it true that the nsukka yellow pepper grow only in nsukka?
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 3 3,696 10-11-2017, 10:58 PM
    Thread: How Much Manure in A Day?
Post: RE: How Much Manure in A Day?

Old thread, but thanks @farmtech.
John@ Livestock Farming 5 5,217 10-11-2017, 10:29 PM
    Thread: Raising Chicken in Hot Climates?
Post: RE: Raising Chicken in Hot Climates?

Manihot Wrote: (04-03-2015, 02:04 PM) -- Dosage in feed is 1-2% for baking soda and 0.3-1% for ammonium chloride. -- Thanks. For those that may not understand, it means 10-20g of baking powder per...
John@ Livestock Farming 7 7,210 10-11-2017, 10:20 PM
    Thread: How many hours of daylight do a chicken need to lay lots of eggs?
Post: RE: How many hours of daylight do a chicken need t...

Nice secret. Thanks!
John@ Livestock Farming 2 3,483 10-11-2017, 10:11 PM
    Thread: How much land do I need to grow my own food?
Post: RE: How much land do I need to grow my own food?

Almost miss this post. Thanks for ur contributns. I agree with what farmking said on storage. I'll need much less land if I find effective ways to store my produce.
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 4 5,052 10-11-2017, 09:37 PM
    Thread: What is the Best Fungicide for Cucumber Angular Leaf Spot?
Post: RE: What is the Best Fungicide for Cucumber Angula...

Thanks. Pls which systemic fungicide can i use?
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 5 4,887 10-11-2017, 09:07 PM
    Thread: Cucumber Leaves to goat?
Post: RE: Cucumber Leaves to goat?

That guy is wierd for eating tomato and cucumber leaves. But i'm happy to know they aren't that poisonous.
John@ Livestock Farming 4 4,507 10-11-2017, 09:04 PM
    Thread: How Much Fertilizer Per Cucumber Plant?
Post: RE: How Much Fertilizer Per Cucumber Plant?

Soil test I prefer. Thanks everyone,
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 5 4,594 10-11-2017, 08:43 PM
    Thread: Where can I Get Fruit Fly Protein Attractant?
Post: RE: Where can I Get Fruit Fly Protein Attractant?

I got this recipe somewhere: 5 torula yeast tablets and 2-2.5 cups water. Mix and place in a fruitfly trap. Replace every 4 days. Another one: 500g overripe banana, 10ml molasses, 10g borax and 2.5...
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 6 4,763 10-11-2017, 08:31 PM
    Thread: How effective is potassium permanganate against cucumber diseases?
Post: RE: How effective is potassium permanganate agains...

Thanks @Henlus. I was scouting out for possible organic means of controlling crop pests and diseases.
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 6 5,505 10-11-2017, 08:19 PM
    Thread: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?
Post: RE: Best Time to Apply Fungicides?

Thanks @Henlus. I'm greatful.
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 11 9,230 10-11-2017, 08:17 PM
    Thread: How effective is potassium permanganate against cucumber diseases?
Post: How effective is potassium permanganate against cu...

I've been trying to find some facts about this to no avail. All I found was that potassium permanganate is a fungicide and bactericide that can be used against oidium, fusarium ( cucurbit family), per...
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 6 5,505 09-04-2017, 08:36 PM
    Thread: How Much Fertilizer Per Cucumber Plant?
Post: How Much Fertilizer Per Cucumber Plant?

When I planted some cucumbers for experimental purpose, I did not know how much fertilizer to apply, so I used 1 handfull for 2 plants. They grew well but I don't know if I over-fertilized and wasted ...
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 5 4,594 08-27-2017, 07:12 PM
    Thread: How Many Cucumbers Should I Expect from A Single Plant?
Post: How Many Cucumbers Should I Expect from A Single P...

Pls Who knows? I've not had the time to experiment on this. At least with this valuable info we can estimate the number of bags to get from 1 plot of land.
John@ Crops & Plantation Farming 3 3,060 08-27-2017, 07:06 PM
    Thread: Cucumber Leaves to goat?
Post: RE: Cucumber Leaves to goat?

Interesting. Can u share the link?
John@ Livestock Farming 4 4,507 08-27-2017, 08:17 AM