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Transportation, storage and disposal of pesticides
A lot of diseases among farmers are linked to the improper use of pesticides and disposal of pesticide wastes.
la suite
15 Jul 2014
Tips to better follow-up state projects in your area
We published the projects for the Ministries of Agriculture and Livestock in the January issue of The Farmer’s Voice. We here by give you tips on how to follow-up...
la suite
03 Jun 2014
Nutritive and financial benefits of Watermelon
-Production techniques, Pest control and farmers’ experiences
la suite
28 May 2014
How to produce watermelon
Water melon is a tropical plant of the squash, pumpkins, cucumbers, melon and gourds family.
la suite
28 May 2014
Nutritive and financial benefits of Watermelon
-Production techniques, Pest control and farmers’ experiences
la suite
28 May 2014
Preparing the watermelon farm
Cut down all grass and trees because watermelon doesn’t like shade;
la suite
28 May 2014
Transplanting Watermelon from the nursery to the field
Transplanting watermelons offers several advantages:
la suite
28 May 2014
Watermelon diseases and some defects
Watermelon plants usually suffer from leave rapping, yellow leave, fruit borers, melon bacterial wilt while the fruits are very attractive to pests
la suite
28 May 2014
“I just sold watermelons…for 3.8 million”
For how long have you been in watermelon production ?
la suite
28 May 2014
Producing quality chicken feed
Broiler feed formulas -Specialists advice on making feed -How to care for broilers from 0 to 21 days
la suite
17 Apr 2014
How to safely reduce the cost of feed
CEO of PROVICAM sarl in Douala, Kamtcheu Bernard, experienced feed producer
la suite
17 Apr 2014
How to raise chicks from day-old to the 21st day
From the 1st to 21st day, the chicks are at a very delicate phase of starting and must be followed-up carefully with much attention because success at this phase determines the success of a band.
la suite
17 Apr 2014
Poultry Feeding related diseases
Fungal diseases
la suite
17 Apr 2014
Feeding 500 table birds from 0-45 days
Poultry farmers take 45 days to get table birds ready for the market.
la suite
17 Apr 2014
"Charlatans have invaded the ? feed mill sector"
"Charlatans have invaded the ??feed mill sector"
la suite
17 Apr 2014
Wheat : Food and alternative income - Production, Processing, market outlets, nutritional values
Cameroon’s wheat production is in the hands of a few subsistent farmers who lack any follow up from the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development...
la suite
10 Dec 2013
Seed
Improved Seed:
la suite
10 Dec 2013
Crop Rotation with legumes for increased productivity
In hilly areas, wheat is mostly cultivated in rotation with upland rice and millet, year after year...
la suite
10 Dec 2013
“Production was very good and the sales were comparatively good,”
What was your production capacity ?
la suite
10 Dec 2013
Health benefits of wheat
The health benefits of wheat depend entirely on the form in which you eat it. These benefits will be ...
la suite
10 Dec 2013
How to get quality cocoa Grade 1
Good cocoa passes through three key steps: harvesting of pods, fermenting and drying of the beans.
la suite
24 Jan 2013
African swine fever : Prevention, Symptoms and handling infected pigs
Pig farmers have passed through difficult times in the West, North West, South West, Littoral and Centre Regions of ...
la suite
03 Nov 2012
How to identify African swine fever in your pigs
The first thing that is noticed in African swine fever is that the pig goes off feed i.e. the pig stops eating...
la suite
03 Nov 2012
Precautions against swine fever by eliminating threats to the farm
A sharp pig farmer would likely challenge his/her veterinarian to provide appropriate disease prevention plans and monitor...
la suite
03 Nov 2012
Control of African swine fever after out break
In case of outbreaks, the whole swine population in affected farms is subject to bloodless destruction and all the pigs in the focus of infection...
la suite
03 Nov 2012
 
  Development News
Honey Show opens market for honey and wax
The first ever Honey Show organised in Bamenda has opened a market for honey and its by-products especially the bee wax and propolis.
15/07/14
“The company I work with processes bee wax,”
What is so important about bee wax ?
15/07/14
Honey quality is key to external markets
During the three day honey show held in Bamenda last April 9th to 12th, honey farmers were told that honey quality is paramount and there is no room for honey mishandling.
15/07/14
Agriculture is solution to youth unemployment
Although agriculture has lots of employment opportunities, difficulties are preventing even interested youths from finding gainful self-employment in the sector.
15/07/14
  Environment
Environmentalist lauds ban on plastics, blasts application
The ban by the Ministries of Environment and Commerce on the use of plastic bags of up to 60 microns that took effect from the 24th April 2014 has been ...
15/07/14
The Farmer’s Voice had warned against plastics
In TFV 202, we warned of the dangers of plastics to agriculture and environment and proposed solutions. The following article was published in May 2012
15/07/14
Exit plastics, back to nature
The use of plastic bags in Cameroon, those that can easily be carried away by the wind, came to an end last April 24, ....
15/07/14
Farming with trees increases productivity
Agroforestry farmers in the North West Region of Cameroon say farming with trees is significantly improving soil fertility and increasing their crop yields.
15/07/14
  Practical tips
Transportation, storage and disposal of pesticides
A lot of diseases among farmers are linked to the improper use of pesticides and disposal of pesticide wastes.
15/07/14
  Announcement
Cameroon in the spotlight at Agricultural Show
A delegation of actors in the agropastoral sector, through debates and conferences, presented Cameroon’s policy to promote family farming during the Paris Agricultural Show.
15/07/14
 

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