ORANGE FLESHED SWEET POTATOES (OFSP) PRODUCTION AND BENEFIT

ORANGE FLESHED SWEET POTATOES (OFSP) PRODUCTION AND BENEFIT

New trends

OFSP is a special type of bio-fortified sweet potatoes that contains high level of beta- carotene. Beta-carotene is what gives OFSP an orange color and is converted to Vitamin A in the body after consumption to provide more nutritional benefits for the body system. OFSP is tolerant to sweet potato weevils and also resistant to sweet potato viral diseases, it is a crop that matures and ready for harvest within 3month.

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Women in Agriculture: Involvement and Productivity

Women in Agriculture: Involvement and Productivity

General

It is now widely demonstrated that women as well as men throughout the world are engaged in a range of productive activities essential to economic growth, Agriproductivity and household welfare. Yet women substantial contribution have undervalued in conventional agriculture why men contribution often remain the central and focus of attention. Women are typically and wrongly still characterized as economically inactive

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Drone Agriculture

Drone Agriculture

New trends

Drone technology is constantly evolving as new innovation use in agriculture for spraying fertilizer, pesticide, fumigation, monitoring crops and livestock, seed planting and also detect many issues such as irrigation problems, fungi infestations, soil variation and pest. which help farmers to identify healthy and unhealthy plants. thus, increasing agricultural productivities

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