A hectare of farmland can produce about 50 – 70 bags of maize (dry maize grains). Please note that a bag of maize weighs 100kg. The average maize farmers in Nigeria usually harvest as low as 10 – 20 bags of maize per hectare due to the implementation of poor agronomic practices. The average maize farmer in

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The maize yield per hectare in Nigeria is 1- 12 tons. The conventional maize farmer in Nigeria gets about 1 – 2 tons of maize grains per hectare due to the implementation of poor agronomic practices. Maize farmers who implement good agronomic practices can get a yield of up to 12 tons per hectare. There are

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Maize farming is the cultivation of maize crop from the stage of planting to the last stage of harvesting, processing and marketing. Maize farming in Nigeria involves growing activities like the planting of the maize seeds, caring for the maize plants and harvesting the maize produce. Maize is one of the most consumed staple foods in

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The cucumber yield per acre in Nigeria is 2 – 40 tons depending on the agronomic practices implemented by the farmer. An acre of cucumber can yield 40 – 100 bags depending on how the farmer cultivated the crop. A harvested bag of cucumbers weigh 35 – 45 kg depending on the type of bags used.

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The rain gun is a type of sprinkler used for irrigating crops through the spraying of uniform droplets of water. The rain gun is the main component of the rain gun irrigation system. The rain gun can be used to irrigate almost all types of crops. However, crops with fragile flowers should not be irrigated with

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The rain gun is a special type of sprinkler used for the spraying of droplets of water to plants. The rain gun irrigation system consists of the rain gun sprinklers, tripod, rain gun connectors, mainlines and other components of the rain gun irrigation system. The advantages of the rain gun irrigation system include the assurance of

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The rain gun is a type of sprinkler that sprays droplets of water to crops while it rotates around. The rain gun can be used to irrigate almost all types of crops. As a type of irrigation equipment, the rain gun can provide water to crops and enable farmers to practice all year round farming. There are

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A rain gun can last for 1 – 15 years. The longevity of a rain gun depends on a lot of factors. For instance, the type of material used for the production of the rain gun can affect how long it will last. Alloy rain gun usually lasts longer than plastic rain guns. The quality of

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The components of the rain gun irrigation system are the accessories used in a typical rain gun irrigation system. The rain gun irrigation system will not work smoothly if all the components are not assembled together. The components of the rain gun irrigation system include the rain gun, main line or hose, submain hose, rain gun connectors,

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The table below shows the price of rain guns in Nigeria.S/NITEM NO.NAME AND SPECIFICATION (TYPES OF RAIN GUN) PRICE (₦)1MS-318FButterfly sprinkler, 1/2” & 3/4” female thread, Working pressure: 1.5-2.5 bar, Flow rate: 600-1000L/H,  Spray radius: 3-7m       2,000.002MS-318MButterfly sprinkler, 1/2”male thread, Working pressure: 1.5-2.5 bar, Flow rate: 600-1000L/H,  Spray radius: 3-7m       2,000.003MS-319FButterfly sprinkler, 1/2” & 3/4” Female

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A spray tube is a polythene made hose used for spraying of droplets of water to the foliage of plants and the soil. The spray tube comes with holes or emitters spaced at specified intervals, the holes are used for the sprinkling of water to plants. The spray tube is also called a rain hose or

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Spray tube can be reused. If your spray tubes are still in good condition, you can reuse them for a long time. We have seen a lot of farmers who used their spray tubes or sprinkler hoses for several years. If your spray tubes are of a high quality, they can last long. This will increase

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A spray tube can last for 2 – 6 years depending on various variables or factors. High quality spray tubes can last for several years while low quality spray tubes manufactured with poor quality polythene materials may not last for up to 2 years. Other factors can also determine how long a spray tube can last.

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The table below shows the price of spray tube in Nigeria:S/NWidth (mm)Dia. (mm)Wall thick (mm)Holes punched qty/setHole set spacing (cm)Hole dia.Spray width (two sides)(m)Working pressure (bar)Roll length (m)Price of Spray Tube per Roll (₦)132200.22/3/5/7/910-400.4-0.8mm2.50.2-0.8 200 18,000.00240250.22/3/5/7/910-400.4-0.8mm30.2-0.8200 18,000.0034528.50.182/3/5/7/910-400.4-0.8mm3.50.2-0.8200 18,000.0044528.50.22/3/5/7/910-400.4-0.8mm3.50.2-0.8200 18,000.00550320.182/3/5/7/910-400.4-0.8mm40.2-0.8200 20,000.00650320.22/3/5/7/910-400.4-0.8mm40.2-0.8200 20,000.00763400.22/3/5/7/910-400.4-0.8mm50.2-0.8200 20,000.00863400.32/3/5/7/910-400.4-0.8mm50.2-0.8120 15,000.00980500.32/3/5/7/910-400.4-1.0mm50.2-0.8120 15,000.001080500.42/3/5/7/910-400.4-1.0mm50.2-0.8100    9,000.0011100630.32/3/5/7/910-400.4-1.0mm60.2-0.8120 15,000.0012100630.42/3/5/7/910-400.4-1.0mm60.2-0.8100    9,000.00The price of a 100 metres spray tube is ₦9,000. The price of 120 metres spray tube is ₦15,000. The price of

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The components of the spray tube irrigation system are the accessories used in a typical spray tube irrigation system. The spray tube irrigation system also known as the Sumisansui irrigation system or micro-spray irrigation system will not function properly if all these components are not assembled and used together. The components of the spray tube irrigation system

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The volume of water needed for drip irrigation varies as per a lot of factors. A one acre drip irrigated plot of land in a certain area may need 10,000 litres per hour while another one acre drip irrigated farmland may need 20,000 litres per hour in another location. The amount of water needed for drip

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A drip tape can last for 2 – 7 years depending on various factors.  Some drip tapes may last for just a few years while some can last for several years. It is not uncommon to see drip tapes lasting for 8 years. This type of drip tapes are usually made with high quality polythene materials

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The price of a roll of drip tape ranges from ₦30,000 to ₦55,000. The table below shows the price of a roll of drip tape in Nigeria.Drip Tape DiameterWall Thickness Drip Tape Emitter SpacingFlow Rate            (L/H@1 bar)Working Pressure(Bar)Drip Tape Roll LengthPrice per Roll of Drip Tape (₦)Dn 16mm0.15mm20cm1.38;2.0;3.011000m   30,000.00Dn 16mm0.15mm20cm1.38;2.0;3.012000m   45,000.00Dn 16mm0.15mm30cm1.38;2.0;3.011000m   30,000.00Dn 16mm0.15mm30cm1.38;2.0;3.012000m   45,000.00Dn 16mm0.18mm10cm1.38;2.0;3.011000m   32,000.00Dn

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The price of drip tape per acre ranges from ₦90,000 to ₦180,000 depending on various factors. The cost of drip tape per acre is influenced by a lot of variables. The variables or factors will be discussed extensively in this article. The table below shows the price of various types of drip tapes per acre.Type of

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Cocoa farming the growing of cocoa for the purpose of getting cocoa beans and other derivatives from the cocoa trees. Cocoa is named Theobroma Cacao botanically. Cocoa farming is one of the most lucrative farming ventures in Nigeria. This is due to the huge demand for cocoa and its derivatives worldwide. The demand for cocoa products

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Growing of tomatoes in a greenhouse can be fulfilling and profitable. In spite of how lucrative greenhouse farming of tomatoes is, there can be some problems which can make the venture unfulfilling and problematic. The problems can be diseases, pests and climatic problem etc.Problems with Growing Tomatoes in a GreenhouseThe following are the problems of growing

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Greenhouse tomato varieties are the types of tomato seeds that are suitable for greenhouse tomato farming. Some tomato varieties are usually preferred for greenhouse growing of tomatoes than others. Indeterminate tomato varieties and hybrid tomato seeds are some of the best greenhouse tomato varieties in the market.Greenhouse Tomato VarietiesThe following are the greenhouse tomato varieties that

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Greenhouse tomato farming is simply the growing of tomato crop in a greenhouse. This involves getting a greenhouse designed and installed on your farmland, having a tomato seedlings nursery, transplanting the seedlings and taking care of the tomato plants till harvest. Greenhouse tomato farming in Nigeria is a new concept. In spite of its new development,

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Plantain farming is simply the cultivation of plantain. Plantain farming involves the process of planting the plantain suckers till the stage of harvesting and marketing of the plantain produce. Plantain farming is one of the most profitable farming ventures in Nigeria because of the huge demand of plantains in Nigeria. Most Nigerians if not all consume

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Coconut farming is the cultivation of coconut crop. Coconut farming involves the growing of coconut seedlings, maintaining the coconut trees and harvesting the coconuts when they are matured. Coconut can do well in all states in Nigeria so far there is irrigation facility. Without irrigation facilities, coconut can do well in 20 states in Nigeria. Most

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Locally made greenhouses in Nigeria are some of the most affordable types of greenhouses you can get to build or buy in Nigeria. The use of locally available materials may help you in reducing the cost of building or buying a greenhouse in Nigeria. Why do people use locally made greenhouse in Nigeria? It is mainly because

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The cost of Dizengoff greenhouse in Nigeria varies from ₦2 million – ₦4 million. The cost of these greenhouse kits varies according to their sizes. The smaller Dizengoff greenhouse is sold for ₦1.9 million while the bigger greenhouse is sold for ₦4 million. Dizengoff’s greenhouse enables farmers to grow crops in a closed structure thereby avoiding the

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The best time of the day for drip irrigation is usually in the morning and evening. However, in some cases, the best time to drip irrigate your crops maybe in the afternoon, evening or night. There are circumstances that may necessitate a farmer to irrigate his crops at odd times of the day. The drip irrigation

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The price of drip tape in Nigeria varies from ₦30,000 – ₦90,000. At Veggie Concept, we have drip tapes that are priced between ₦30,000 – ₦50,000. The price of drip tapes varies according to their specifications. A 1,000 metres roll of drip tapes is usually cheaper than a 2,000 metres roll of drip tapes. A 0.3mm

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Drip tapes can be reused. If your drip tapes are still in good condition, you can reuse them for several seasons. We have seed instances where farmers use the same drip tapes for several years. If your drip tapes are of a high quality, they can last long. This will increase the chances of reuse over

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The price of drip tape in Nigeria varies from ₦10,000 – ₦150,000. This depends on a lot of variables. For example, the average price of a 2000 metres roll of drip tapes in Nigeria is ₦60,000, though some vendors may sell at a slightly higher or lesser rate. The thickness of a drip tape can also

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You need to consider some factors before selecting the type of drip tapes to buy in Nigeria. A drip tape is one of the main accessories of a drip irrigation system. The drip tape has emitters that drip water to the root zones of plants.What to Look for When Selecting a Drip Tape to BuyThe following

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The drip tape spacing is the gap between two emitters. The spacing of drip tapes determines the planting spacing as plants are planted beside the emitters. Drip tapes come in different types of spacing. There are 10cm emitter spaced drip tapes, 20cm emitter spaced drip tapes, 30cm emitter spaced drip tapes, 40cm emitter spaced drip tapes,

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We have been asked on several occasions how to buy drip tapes on Jiji. Jiji is one of the largest online marketplaces in Nigeria. Our firm, Veggie Concept also markets its drip tapes on Jiji. A lot of dealers list their products on Jiji. These products include drip tapes, drip irrigation kits, valves, connectors and other

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A drip tape can be buried for so many reasons. Drip tapes can be buried few inches below the surface of the ground or soil. When drip tapes are buried, they are no visible to the eyes. Drip tapes can be covered by mulches. These mulches can be plastic mulch, rice husk or fodders. This is

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Water pressure problem is one of the commonest problems faced by farmers and gardeners who use drip irrigation system. A typical drip irrigation system has a working pressure. If this water pressure level is not reached, the drip tapes or tubings will not drip out water effectively. For most small drip irrigation system, the working pressure

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It is not uncommon to see your drip tapes get blocked. This happen frequently. The emitters on drip tapes can get clogged with unwanted materials like sand, small stones and impurities, once the emitters are clogged, they wont emit water effectively again. Blocked emitters must be cleaned. One of the main problems farmers and gardeners have

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The cost of a 1 acre greenhouse varies. There are factors that impact the cost of a 1 acre greenhouse in Nigeria. The cost of a one acre greenhouse may range between N25 million and N150 million depending on the materials used for construction and other factors. In areas where land is cheap, the cost of setting

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The size of a greenhouse is one of the key considerations a greenhouse farmer or gardener must have in mind while trying to purchase or install a greenhouse on his farm, garden or land. The size of a greenhouse is measured in Square Metres (SQM). The size of a greenhouse in square metres is the multiplication

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You do not need to be a big time farmer berfore you start making money from greenhouse farming. Some crops are proftable to grow in greenhouses situated in small spaces. There are some profitable greenhouse crops that can be grown in Nigeria. These crops are known to prduce great ROI when gardeners and farmers grow them

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Picking a style or shape for your greenhouse is one of the first steps in greenhouse farming. You need to use the best style of greenhouse for your location. If you use a style of greenhouse that is not suited for your location and climate, you may not have a great experience as a greenhouse

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To get a conventional greenhouse from a greenhouse vendor in Nigeria may cost you N1 million to N5 million depending on the size and gadgets it has. Having a greenhouse can save you the money you ought to spend on food. You can engage in daily physical exercise by working in your greenhouse daily. You can

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Now that you have decided to own a greenhouse but you are confused on whether to build or to buy one. Is it really cheaper to build or buy a greenhouse? This is the question you need to ask yourself. This post explains the factors you need to consider before deciding to build or buy a

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Greenhouse farming is profitable for growers that can do the leg work of marketing. Greenhouse farming does not only involve the growing of crops and getting a great yield. If you get a good crop yield from your greenhouses and you do not market your produce to premium customers, you may not record a profit. We have

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Greenhouse farming is a type of farming that involves crops cultivation in closed and protected structures. The structure called a greenhouse is closed on top with glass or polythene cover while the sides may be closed with nets, glass or polythene. Greenhouse farming enables farmers to cultivate their crops under climatic conditions that can be altered

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The cost of greenhouse in Nigeria varies according to the size and materials used for its construction and installation. The cost of a typical 240 square metre greenhouse in Nigeria is N1.5 million – N2.5 million depending on the materials and gadget used for the construction. A greenhouse with cooling facility and humidity control mechanism will

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Greenhouse farming materials are the things needed for greenhouse farming. These things include the parts of the greenhouse structure, tools, equipment, consumables and planting materials etc. The greenhouse farming materials will be extensively discussed in this article.Greenhouse Farming MaterialsThe following are greenhouse farming materials:Greenhouse StructureDrip Irrigation SystemSprinkler Irrigation SystemGreenhouse FanGreenhouse NetsGreenhouse Polythene CoverGalvanised Iron RodsHorizontal ConnectorsDoorPlanting

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Greenhouse farming involves the cultivation of crops in closed and protected environment. The closed and protected structure where crops are grown is called a greenhouse. In greenhouse farming, the structure used for growing crops has sealed top and sides. With greenhouse farming, the climate can be regulated to fit the climatic requirement of a crop. Greenhouses

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Drip irrigation is a method of irrigation that involves the slow application of water to the root zones of plants. Drip irrigation is also called trickle irrigation because it passes water to the roots of plants in trickles. Drip irrigation is popular among gardeners and farmers because of its water and energy efficiency. Drip irrigation uses

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Drip irrigation is a type of irrigation that enables the slow passing of water to the roots of plants. It is one of the most effective and efficient type of irrigation in the world. With drip irrigation, plants can receive water in droplet forms to their roots. Drip irrigation is also called trickle irrigation. Sprinklers are

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Plastic mulching in vegetables enable vegetable farmers to better manage weeds control. The use of plastic mulch benefits the growing of vegetables as weeds can be effectively managed and control. Plastic mulching improves the yield of vegetables by reducing competition caused by weeds and other unwanted plants.How to use plastic mulching for vegetablesTo use plastic mulching

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The use of plastic mulch has been said to have negative effects on the environment. Farmers are now being advised to use the alternatives to plastic mulch for weed control. Aside the environment damaging effects of the plastic mulch, the cost of acquiring and removing plastic mulch is enormous for small scale farmers. This post explains the

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Plastic mulch is sold by a lot of vendors in Nigeria. You can get plastic mulch to buy in almost all major cities and towns in Nigeria. You should note that most of the sellers or vendors of plastic mulch in Nigeria sell the low quality types which will last for just a few weeks on

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The plastic mulch is widely known as one of the most effective and efficient weed management tools. The plastic mulch seals off the surface of the soil so that weeds will not have access to light for growth. This article will explain some of the types of plastic mulch used by farmers, their characteristics and advantages. The

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Plastic mulches are categorized according to their thicknesses. The thickness of a plastic mulch measures the volume of polythene used for its production. A plastic mulch is said to be thick if more polythene is used for its production. Plastic mulches that are not thick are made of lesser volume of polythene. The thickness of the plastic

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The plastic mulch is polythene made material used for covering the surface of soil for the prevention of the growth of weeds. It is widely known that weeds can significantly decrease the yield of crops and increase the incidences of pests and diseases. The use of plastic mulch has a lot of benefits. These benefits would

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Most greenhouses use drip irrigation systems to irrigate the plants they house. Drip irrigation is an efficient type of irrigation that slowly releases water to the root zone of plants. In greenhouses, the structure is covered so water from rainfall is not allowed to get in. Artificial irrigation must be used. The most favoured type of

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Greenhouse farming is a type of farming that involves the growing of crops in closed and protected structures. The structure called a greenhouse often has a roof and sealed walls or sides. Greenhouse farming enables farmers to cultivate their crops under regulated climatic conditions. With greenhouse farming, farmers can grow their crops whilst keeping pests and

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Farmers and gardeners often have various reasons to remove their drip tapes. Some remove their drip tapes at the end of the season while some others may decide to remove their drip tapes and discard them. There are several ways of removing drip tapes from the farm and garden. This will be discussed in this article.How

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PVC drip irrigation system is a type of drip irrigation system where perforated PVC pipes re used for the irrigation of plants. The PVC drip irrigation system is a type of DIY irrigation system which can be designed and installed by anyone. You just need some simple tools, PVC pipes and fittings to make a PVC

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Bottle drip irrigation system is a type of DIY drip irrigation system where bottles filled with water are used to irrigate crops. This type of drip irrigation system is suitable for small farms, orchards and gardens. It cannot be used for large farms. The bottle drip irrigation system can work like the conventional drip irrigation system, though

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A 5 acre drip irrigation system is a trickle irrigation system that can irrigate a 5 acre farmland. The 5 acre drip irrigation system can be used for different types of crops. This type of drip irrigation system uses large pipes, drip tapes, connectors and tubings etc. In Nigeria, the size of a 5 acre farmland

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One of the dreams of every farmer is to have a drip irrigation system. As desirous as having a drip irrigation system is, some farmers may not be able to afford it because of its cost implication. Making a cheap drip irrigation system may be the solution to address the inability of poor farmers to afford

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The drip irrigation materials list is the items that make up a complete drip irrigation system. Without the full materials, a complete drip irrigation system cannot be set up.List of Drip Irrigation MaterialsThe following is the drip irrigation materials’ list for a typical drip irrigation project:Drip TapesLayflat HosePVC PipesConnectorsEnd PlugsHold Down Stakes or PegsVenturi Injector

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There are several crops that can be planted and harvested within 6 months in Nigeria. Most of these crops are vegetable crops like cucumbers, tomato, pepper, strawberry and watermelon etc. Broad acre crops like maize, soybeans and groundnuts can also be planted and harvested within 6 months in Nigeria.Some 6 Months Crops in NigeriaThe following are

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Dry season farming is the growing of crops by farmers in the dry season period. In the dry season in Nigeria, there is little or no rainfall. In the southern forested part of Nigeria, they dry season commences in the month of October – November and ends in March – April while in the northern savannah

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There are a lot of fast growing crops in Nigeria. These are crops that are planted and harvested within a period of 1 – 6 months. These fast growing crops enable farmers to recoup their investment in farming and also to make profit within a reasonable period of time.Some Fast Growing Crops in NigeriaCucumberOkraFluted Pumpkin (Ugwu)EweduSokoTomatoPepperWatermelonIrish

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Dry season crops are crops that can be grown in the dry season in Nigeria. Dry season is a period with little or no rainfall. This is usually the time of the year when rain-fed farmers do not grow any crop. In the dry season, farmers who grow crops can make good profit because only few

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Cucumber is a vegetable crop that is commonly grown worldwide. In Nigeria, it is widely grown by farmers. It is also known as a high yielding crop. Cucumber farming is profitable if you get a good yield from it. There are tactics that can be used to increase the yield of cucumbers; the strategies are discussed

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Pepper is a warm season crop that can be high yielding. Pepper farming is an activity which involves the planting of pepper seeds till the end stage of marketing the harvested peppers or the processed pepper products.The yield of pepper depends on a lot of factors. Below are some of the tactics that can be

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To engage in pepper farming, you need to compute and analyse the expected cost, expected revenue and expected profit. This can only be done by writing a business plan. This article shows a business plan for pepper farming in Nigeria. It shows all the variables you need to consider including the financial implication before you start

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Tomato is a high yielding crop if good agronomic practices are implemented.  In Nigeria, most tomato farmers get a low yield because of their poor agricultural practices. The average tomato yield per acre in Nigeria is 2 tons while in some countries, a yield of 30 tons per acre can be achieved.Strategies to Use to Increase

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To grow tomato, you need to assess and analyse the expected cost, expected revenue and expected profit. This can only be done by writing a business plan. This post shows a business plan for tomato farming in Nigeria. It shows all the factors you need to consider including the financial implication before you start your tomato

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Cashew farming is unarguably a profitable venture any farmer or investor can participate in. To engage in cashew farming, you need to write a business plan and forecast your expected cost and profit. Do not rush into the business of growing cashew without knowing the financial numbers and accounting data. Knowing the financial plan will enable

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Fertilizers are chemicals that supply nutrients to crops. Cashew like other crops does well when fertilizers are applied to them. In Nigeria, a significant percentage of people who engage in cashew farming do not apply fertilizers to their cashew crop, they erroneously believe that cashew does not need cashew. Yes, cashew can grow in poor soils

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Watermelon is a popular crop among farmers in Nigeria. It can also be a high yielding crop if good agronomic practices are practiced. However, a lot of watermelon farmers in Nigeria record low yields due to the implementation of poor agricultural practices.How to Boost your Watermelon Plants’ YieldThe following are the strategies you can use to

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Watermelon farming is a lucrative farming venture anyone can engage in. The cultivation of this type of vegetable can be very profitable if done in the right way. To engage in watermelon farming, a business plan has to be developed. This post explains the business plan of a typical one hectare farm of watermelon in Nigeria.Business

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Nigeria produces about 120,000 tonnes of cashew annually; this makes Nigeria the 4th largest cashew producer in the world. About 90% of the cashew nuts produced in Nigeria are exported out of the country. Cashew is produced in several states in Nigeria. The major producers of cashew include states like Oyo, Kogi, Benue, Niger, Oyo, Abia,

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Cashew is a perennial crop grown in warm tropical areas of the world. This crop produces cashew fruits and nuts. The nut is the most important produce of the cashew crop. It takes about 3 – 4 years for a cashew crop to grow and start fruiting. Hybrid cashew varieties can start fruiting as early as

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The price of oil palm seedlings in Nigeria depends on a lot of factor. These factors will be explained later in this article.Price of Oil Palm Seedlings in NigeriaThe Price of Tenera Hybrid Oil Palm SeedlingThe price of Tenera oil palm seedling is N1,500 per seedling if the seedling is 1 year old. A 2

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Oil palm farming is unarguably one of the most profitable farming ventures in Nigeria. To grow oil palm, farmers often have their best months to grow the crop. In Nigeria, oil palm farmers often start growing their oil palm crops in some months of the year. There are reasons why oil palm farmers choose a particular

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The cost of planting oil palm per hectare is shown in the below tables.Cost Analysis for One Hectare of Oil PalmYear 1Cost of Land Acquisition                     100,000.00Cost of Oil Palm Seedlings                     150,000.00Fertilisers                        75,000.00Manure                        10,000.00Pesticides                        10,000.00Cost of Transplanting                        10,000.00Labour Cost                        50,000.00Herbicides                        15,000.00Farm Tools and Machines                        20,000.00Farmland Preparation                        50,000.00                   

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An oil palm tree is a perennial crop that takes several years to grow and start fruiting. It is not uncommon to see oil palm trees bearing fruits for the first time after 6 years. Even, the new hybrid varieties of oil palm can take up to 4 years before it starts fruiting. Oil palm farming

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Cashew farming is one of the most lucrative farming ventures today in Nigeria. Cashew farming involves the cultivation of cashew trees for the purpose of consumption, making money or both. Cashew farming is done in 27 states in Nigeria. Most of the cashew farmers in Nigeria are small holder farmers, however, there are some big time

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Beans also called cowpea is best grown in some months of the year in Nigeria. Growing beans in some months of the year can guarantee good yield and a growing season devoid of pests and diseases. In Nigeria, most beans farmers grow their crops in the planting season which runs from June to October. However, few

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Instance 1 2 metres by 100 metres cucumber trellis net ₦ 2,900 Buy Now Cucumber nets come in different sizes and specifications. The 2 metres by 100 metres cucumber staking net has a width of 2 metres and a length of 100 metres. It is usually used for the staking of cucumber plants. This type of

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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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