The number of weeks or days seedlings can stay in nursery trays or seedlings trays depends on a lot of factors. Two tomato farmers can seed their tomato seeds in nursery trays and transplant the tomato seedlings at different days because the seedlings of both farmers do not mature at the same time. The type of crop

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A cucumber staking net is a type of trellis net used for the staking of cucumber plants. Cucumber staking nets ensure that cucumber plants do not crawl on the soil. They make the cucumber plants grow in a vertical format which is usually beneficial to the plants. A cucumber staking net is usually fixed or attached

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The 200 cells seedling tray is very popular among vegetable farmers as it allows them to put more seedlings in a tray. The 200 plug nursery tray is also more cost effective than the 128 seedling tray and the 104 cell nursery tray. 200 seedlings can be housed in a 200 nursery tray. The holes in

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Instance 1 128 Nursery Tray ₦ 400 buy now The 128 nursery tray also called 128 seedlings tray or 128 plug nursery tray is one of the most popular growing trays for vegetables’ seedlings in Nigeria. It is very common to see this type of seedlings trays everywhere in Nigeria. The 128 nursery tray has 128

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The 104 seedling tray also called 104 cell seedling tray or 104 plug seedling tray is a type of nursery tray with 104 plugs or cells for the growing of seedlings. The 104 nursery tray allows for the growing of 104 seedlings. This means that if you plant one seed per cell, you can only put

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A nursery tray is a polythene made device used for the raising of seedlings. Nursery trays allow farmers to nurse their seedlings in an effective and efficient manner. Nursery trays are particularly useful for the raising of tomato seedlings. Tomato seedlings are very fragile, if you raise your tomato seedlings on a soil based bed, you

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Nursery trays also called seedlings trays are one of the most needed farm inputs for the raising of seedlings. Most farmers nowadays use nursery trays to raise their seedlings before they transplant them. Seedlings trays are usually made of polythene. They are also usually black in colour and UV resistant. Seedlings trays have holes in them.

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The price of seedlings trays vary in Nigeria. There are a lot of factors that determine the price of nursery trays in Nigeria. These factors will be discussed extensively later. You may see two similar types of seedlings trays with different prices. You may not be able to spot the differences but if you check well,

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The price of coco peat in Nigeria varies. You can buy a 5kg coco peat block for N5,000 in some places while you can also buy same product for N3,500 in some places. Some vendors who sell sub-standard coco peat may also sell for ridiculously low prices in order to entice unsuspecting farmers who may think

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Coco peat is a growing medium made from the husk of coconut. Coco peat contains fibre which is usually used as substrates for the growing of plants. Coco peat is popular among farmers. It is usually used for the raising of seedlings in sterile environments. In Nigeria, a lot of farmers have embraced the use of

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Coco peat is unarguably the most commonly used planting substrate in Nigeria. A lot of farmers in Nigeria now use coco peat for the growing of vegetables’ seedlings. Though most coco peats are bought from the sellers, they can also be made at home. Do you know that you can make your own coco peat at

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If you have had problems growing your vegetables seedlings with coco peat, chances are that you have used unbuffered coco peat. Most of the coco peat sold in Nigeria are unbuffered, though, the sellers mostly lie to unsuspecting buyers that they are buffered. Coco peat that are not buffered often have a high EC and also high

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40 days beans varieties are common in Nigeria. As a matter of fact, a lot of cowpea farmers in Nigeria prefer the 40 days beans variety because of its ability to reach harvest time within a short time. Imagine you planting a beans variety and you harvest after just 40 days. You will be able to

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Beans farming is quite popular in Nigeria. Beans also called cowpea is one of the most consumed food items in Nigeria. Almost everybody eats beans in one form or the other in Nigeria. Beans farming is simply the cultivation of beans from the stage of seeding to the final stage of harvesting. To grow beans or cowpea

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The yield of pepper in Nigeria depends on a lot of factors. You can see pepper farmers with yields of 30 tonnes per hectare; you can also see those with near 100 tonnes of sweet pepper per hectare. The yield of habanero pepper is usually lower than the yield of sweet pepper. The conventional habanero pepper

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Yellow pepper farming is the growing of yellow pepper also known as Nsukka pepper. It involves a lot of steps which will be explained later in this article Nsukka peppers also called yellow peppers can be very lucrative as they are sold at premium price. Also, few farmers cultivate yellow pepper so you are sure of

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Sweet pepper farming is the growing of sweet pepper or bell pepper. It involves a lot of steps which will be thoroughly discussed in this note. Sweet pepper farming also known as bell pepper farming is one of the most profitable types of farming ventures anyone can do in Nigeria. With bell pepper farming, you can

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Dry season pepper farming is the cultivation of pepper in the dry season. In the dry season in Nigeria, there is little or no rain, despite this; some farmers still grow peppers in order to maximize their profits. Why do some farmers cultivate pepper in the dry season in Nigeria? It’s mainly because of the high

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Pepper is one of the most popular vegetables cultivated by farmers in Nigeria. This vegetable is usually planted at certain dates in the year, especially for farmers who do not use irrigation systems. It is not uncommon to hear pepper farmers in Nigeria saying they will start the process of cultivation of their pepper seeds at

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Pepper farming is one of the lucrative farming ventures in Nigeria. Growing pepper can also be a great hobby for people. Most people who grow peppers in Nigeria do so for the purpose of making money. To maximize the Returns on Investment (ROI) on pepper farming in Nigeria, you must grow this vegetable in some months

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Watermelon plants produce a lot of watermelon fruits. It is not unusual to see watermelon farmers harvesting up to 8 watermelon balls from just one watermelon plant. The production of watermelons from watermelon plants depends on a lot of factors. We generally do not allow our watermelon plants to bear a lot of watermelons for reasons

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Growing watermelon in Nigeria can be an interesting business or hobby. A lot of watermelon farmers in Nigeria grow watermelon in the dry season months due to various reasons. For some watermelon farmers, November may be the best month to plant watermelon. Some other watermelon farmers may also choose months between November and March as the

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The use of irrigation for watermelon farming can improve yield and guarantee all year round cultivation of the crop. Watermelon does really well when grown under irrigation. The depletion of the ozone layer has led to climate change. This has had a negative impact on the occurrences of rainfall. With no rainfall and irrigation, you cannot

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A lot of the water melon farmers in Nigeria grow watermelon in a particular season. Dry season is the preferred season for the cultivation of watermelon in Nigeria. This is due to a lot of reasons. This article will explain why farmers prefer a particular season for watermelon farming in Nigeria.What is Watermelon Farming?Watermelon farming is

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The use of fertilizers is important in the cultivation of watermelon. Watermelon growing can be profitable if done in the right way. The soil in sub-Saharan Africa which Nigeria is part of is usually poor in nutrients. Hence, the use of fertilizers is necessary. Below are some of the types of fertilizers that can be used for

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The cultivation of watermelon can be a profitable activity in Nigeria. In spite of the fact that watermelon growing is lucrative, there are pitfalls that can derail your plan of making money from this venture. The top pitfalls to avoid in watermelon farming in Nigeria are explained as follows:Forsaking Soil Test or AnalysisWe conducted an empirical

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Watermelon farming is the cultivation of watermelon with the aim of harvesting the fruits from the watermelon plants. Watermelon farming is one the most lucrative farming ventures in Nigeria. It is a known fact that watermelon farming in Nigeria is a cash cow for most farmers. Table of Contents 1What is Watermelon Farming?2Watermelon Farming Business Plan

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Instance 1 premier oba super Hybrid Maize Seeds Tel: 08025141924 ₦ 2,000 Buy Now tgx 1448 – 2e Soyabeans Seeds Tel: 08025141924  ₦ 1,200 Buy Now faro 59 Rice Seeds Tel: 08025141924 ₦ 1,700 Buy Now Premier seeds are the seeds produced by Premier Seeds Limited, Nigeria. Premier seeds have different types of seeds which are sold all

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Instance 1 Greengo F1 (1000 seeds) East West Seeds Hybrid Cucumber Seeds ₦ 8,500 BUY Now Darina F1 (10 grams) Seminis Hybrid Cucumber Seeds ₦ 1,500  BUY Now Murano F1 (50 grams)  Technisem Hybrid Cucumber Seeds  ₦ 15,500  Buy Now You can also buy or order hybrid cucumber seeds by calling 08025141924 or send an

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A venturi injector is one of the most important components of a typical drip irrigation system. It is also called a fertilizer injector because it is used for the injection of soluble fertilizers into the drip irrigation system. A venturi injector is a device used for the mixing or injecting liquid into a stream of flowing

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Cucumber as a crop is one of the most profitable crops any farmer can cultivate in Nigeria. As a matter of fact, cucumber farming is called the farmer’s ATM in Nigeria because of the ability to bring good returns to farmers within a relatively short period of time. Cucumber belongs to the family of creeping vine

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Staking net is a special type of polythene net used for the staking of crops. Staking net is also called trellis net; some people also call it crop support net. With staking net, crawling crops can be held upwards so that they will not touch the soil. A staking net is usually attached to stakes; these

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Spray tube irrigation system also called rain hose irrigation systems is a set of sprinkler like tubes or pipes that are used for the irrigation of crops. Spray tubes are also called rain hoses, rain pipes and sprinkler hoses in Nigeria. Spray tubes work like sprinklers, they spray water to crops. They are one of the

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A shade net is a synthetic fiber material produced with the use of polythene. A shade net is primarily used for the reduction of the intensity of sunlight, that is, a shade net is used for the shading of an area of land or farmland. In hot and tropical areas like Nigeria, farmers often have shade

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Calcium nitrate fertilizer is one of the most important types of fertilizers for the cultivation of crops in Nigeria. Calcium nitrate is known as a colourless salt used for farming and other purposes. Calcium nitrate as an inorganic compound has a chemical formula of Ca(NO3)2. Calcium nitrate fertilizer in Nigeria is mainly sold by Veggie Concept

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A seedlings tray is a plastic made gardening tool used for the raising of seedlings. It is also called a nursery tray, germination tray, seed germination tray and seed propagation tray. The seedlings of vegetables like tomatoes, pepper and cucumbers etc. can be raised in seedlings trays. The seedlings trays prevent transplant shocks and wounds in

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Coco peat is a form of natural fibre extracted from the husk of coconut. Coco peat is used as a substrate for the growing of vegetable seedlings. Cocopeat is commonly used for the raising of tomato and pepper seedlings. It is also used for the raising of the seedlings of other vegetables like cucumbers, watermelon and

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The Darina F1 cucumber seed is a hybrid seed produced by Mosanto. Darina F1 hybrid cucumber seeds are some of the highest yielding cucumber varieties in the world. This US slicer variety is very productive in Nigeria; the fruits are well accepted by the Nigerian populace. Darina F1 hybrid seeds produce cucumber fruits that are dark

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The best cucumber seed in Nigeria is the type of seed that gets the highest yield for farmers. It can also be said that the best seed for cucumber farming in Nigeria is type of seed that can grow cucumber plants that can resist and tolerate a lot of pests and diseases. Every farmer has a

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Dry season cucumber farming in Nigeria is one of the most profitable farming businesses anybody can participate in. Dry season cucumber farming is the cultivation of cucumber during the dry season. To cultivate cucumbers in the dry season, the use of irrigation systems is a must. No farmer can engage in dry season cucumber farming in

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Hybrid tomato seeds are types of tomato seeds that are produced through cross-pollinated plants. Most if not all the hybrid tomato seeds in Nigeria are imported into the country. Hybrid tomato seeds are far better than most open pollinated tomato seeds in Nigeria; they are bred for improvement in diseases resistance, colour of fruits, yield and

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There are a lot of 3 months crops in Nigeria. 3 months crops are crops that mature within 3 months; these crops can generate income for farmers within a very short time. The attraction of farmers to 3 months crops in Nigeria is the ability of the crops to turnover their investments in farming within a

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Instance 1 belt extra insecticide 100ml Bottle  ₦ 3,000 Buy Now Belt Extra insecticide is one of the most effective insecticides used in Nigeria by farmers. Belt Extra is manufactured by Bayer, one of the largest insecticides producers in Nigeria. Belt extra insecticide works as a systemic and contact insecticide. Belt extra insecticide has a good

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Tihan insecticide is one of the most effective insecticides sold by Bayer in Nigeria. Tihan insecticide is a type of systemic insecticide that fights parasites on vegetables, cotton and other types of crops. Tihan is also an Insect Growth Regulator that makes it hard for insects to grow or destroy crops. Tihan as an insect growth

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Fertigation is the application of fertilizers or nutrients to crops through drip irrigation equipment. It can also be explained as the injection of nutrients or fertilizers into irrigation systems for onward passing to the root zones of crops. Fertigation is usually done in irrigation through the use of some specialized equipment. Without these equipment, fertigation cannot

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Drip irrigation is one of the most efficient types of irrigation in the world. It allows for the passing of water to the root zones of plants in droplets or trickle manner. For a drip irrigation system to work, it uses some components. The components are vital for a drip irrigation system to irrigate crops.Main

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Drip irrigation is one of the most innovative irrigation systems in the world. Drip irrigation allows farmers to irrigate their crops in a systematic, efficient and water saving manner. Drip irrigation ensures that water is only passed only to the roots of plants. Veggie Concept is one of the leading drip irrigation suppliers in Nigeria. The

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The use of drip irrigation system has revolutionized farming in Nigeria and indeed worldwide. Drip irrigation is a type of irrigation that passes water to the root zone of plants in a trickle or droplet manner. Drip irrigation is very efficient as it saves water and also increases the yield of crops. Drip irrigation can also

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Padma F1 tomato seed is one of the most vigorous and hardy tomato varieties in Nigeria. Padma F1 tomato variety does well in all tropical conditions and can also grow well in humid conditions unlike other tomato varieties. Padma F1 seed is bred by East West Seeds.  Why buy from us Instance 1 Padma f1

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