Category: Agronomy

Goat fish integration
Posted in Agronomy

Enterprise integration in Fisheries | Agristudent.com

What is enterprise intergration? Bringing together two enterprises in such a way that the waste of one enterpirse acts as an input for other is…

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Herbicides
Posted in Agronomy

Herbicides: Advantages & Disadvantages | Agristudent.com

What are Herbicides? The chemical or an agent which kill, inhibit the growth of unwanted plants such as weeds in agriculture are called Herbicides. The…

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Niger cultivation
Posted in Agronomical crops Agronomy

Niger: General and Cultivation info | Agristudent.com

  Did you know ? that Niger crop is very quick surface covering crop and therefore is very good against weeds What is Niger? What…

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Crop insuramce
Posted in Agricultural economics Agronomy

Crop Insurance in India | Agristudent.com

How important is crop insurance in a country like India? Crop insurance helps in stabilization of farm production and income of the farming community It…

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Weed shift and resistance
Posted in Agronomy

Weed Shift & Resistance | Agristudent.com

Weeds are a menace in agriculture and if the weed population is unchecked then they can result in huge economic losses. There are various ways…

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Seed treatment
Posted in Agronomy Seed Science

Seed Treatment | Agristudent.com

  Seed treatment Seed treatment refers to the application of 1. fungicide, 2. insecticide or 3. both to the seeds to disinfect and disinfest them…

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Seed drying
Posted in Agril. Engeneering Agronomy Post Harvest technology

Seed Drying | Agristudent.com

  Seed Drying Seed Drying means Lowering down the seed moisture content to safe moisture limits Seed drying is very important in order to maintain…

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Winnowing baskets
Posted in Agronomy

Winnowing | Agristudent.com

What is Winnowing? Winnowing is the process of separating grain from a mixture of grain, chaff and other impurities in an air stream from a…

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Water budget of India
Posted in Agronomy Irrigation

Water Budget of India | Agristudent.com

What is water budget of India? | Agristudent.com What is a water resource? Water resource is the entire range of natural waters that occur on…

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What is irrigation
Posted in Agronomy Irrigation

Irrigation | Agristudent.com

What is irrigation? | Agristudent.com Definition of Irrigation Application of water to soil for the purpose of supplying the moisture essential for normal plant growth…

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