• Bed planting significantly reduces the amount of water needed for irrigating wheat
  • Strip tillage keeps crop stubble and helps to conserve soil moisture
  • Contour bunds are permanent ridges of earth that follow positions located at the same altitude.
  • Mucuna is a creeping legume that produces abundant vines and leaves that fix nitrogen from the air
  • Legumes have many virtues, but it is often hard for farmers to get quality seed
  • Striga is a parasitic weed on cereal crops. Knowing its life cycle is the start for proper control
  • Growing resistant varieties is one of the strategies of integrated striga and soil fertility management
  • How to make sure the seedbed will give your rice crop the best start
  • Urea deep placement involves putting urea super granules at a certain depth a week after the paddy is transplanted
  • How to dry rice seed to give good results even in the rainy season

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