Agriculture Management Articles

  • New and Improved Bonzode

    In Haitian Creole the word bonzodè means “good smell,” and that’s just what it does! What is it? Bonzodè is the cover material used as the “flush” in SOIL’s water-free household toilets. When a family on SOIL’s sanitation services uses their in-home ...


    By SOIL Haiti

  • Thern’s Winches in Waterfront Operations

    The Mosaic Company, founded in 2004 by a merger of IMC Global and Cargill’s crop nutrition division, is the largest producer of Potash and phosphate in the United States. The Mosaic Company, located in Tampa Bay, Florida, helps the world grow the food it needs by mining and manufacturing potash and phosphate, used for fertilizer. They take great pride in developing ...


    By Thern Inc

  • The Science of Genetics & Its Application to Aquaculture

    Genetics is defined as that branch of the biological sciences devoted to the study of inherited variation. Genetics investigations deal with the “why” and “how” of this variation, examining both the origin of inherited variability and the resulting outward expression of characters due to this variability. The applications of genetics in today’s society are far ...

  • What is Agro-Z Soil Additive Growth Media?

    How it is used as a soil additive to enhance plant growth for agriculture/horticulture companies? Plants can be demanding in the best of times. Anyone from first time gardeners to experienced farmers can attest to this fact. There are numerous elements including soil additives that need to be carefully considered and monitored when raising anything from flowers to fruits and vegetables to ...

  • Urban Crop Solutions makes indoor farming technology for Mars biosphere

    Will the first people to bake and eat bread on Mars do it due to a Belgian breakthrough? This is the challenge facing the SpaceBakery project, a unique consortium composed of seven Belgian organisations using technology provided by Urban Crop Solutions. However, before they use their research to help feed the first people on the red planet later this century, the project aims to have a clear ...


    By Urban Crop Solutions

  • Coated seeds may enable agriculture on marginal lands

    A specialized silk covering could protect seeds from salinity while also providing fertilizer-generating microbes Providing seeds with a protective coating that also supplies essential nutrients to the germinating plant could make it possible to grow crops in otherwise unproductive soils, according to new research at MIT. ...

  • Deep Cleaning Your Horse Trailer

    Cleaning your horse trailer definitely isn’t glamorous but it must be done. Cleaning your trailer is more than just making it look good, it’ about taking care of your investment. Keeping your trailer clean can expand its lifespan. In other words, a regular dose of deep cleaning is the perfect way to keep your horse trailer in tip-top shape. Trailers with separate tack rooms and ...


    By Cimarron Trailers Inc.

  • What Makes Cimarron Livestock Trailers Trouble-Free?

    At Cimarron Trailers, we want every trip you take in one of our custom livestock trailers to be trouble-free and easy to use. This is why every trailer we manufacture includes the following to ensure a safe, hassle-free trip for you and your livestock: Safety Bar ...


    By Cimarron Trailers Inc.

  • MAJOR TDR20000 is a Gem in the Rough

    Pristine presentation, high productivity and exceptional manoeuvrability of the MAJOR TDR20000 trailed wide area mower impress discerning members and greenkeepers at The Royal Tara Golf Club. Nestled in the Cluide Woods amongst the Tara Hills in County Meath is a picturesque golf course with tree-lined fairways and rolling hills. Founded in 1906, The Royal Tara Golf Club is a gem ...


    By Major Equipment

  • Hexane Detection in Oil Seed Operation

    A new Hexane and VOC leak detection technique using OGI is gaining favor among oilseed producers worldwide. This technique uses passive infrared imaging to make normally invisible gas plumes visible to ...

  • Introduction to Yiwu Furniture Market

    Yiwu furniture market is located in the West core of Yiwu city. It is the only large-scale furniture market approved by the government in Yiwu, covering an area of 80 mu, with a total construction area of 160,000 square meters. It is a modern furniture market with the largest single size, the highest grade, the best environment ...

  • RFID Tags Technology Can Improve the Speed and Safety of Data Communication

    RFID tags refer to radio frequency identification tags. After the radio frequency identification system is matched with the reader and tag, data communication can be realized by radio waves. The relevant information is stored in the tag in electronic digital format.   Like barcode, RFID tag is also a data carrier. The data contained in the RFID tag can be assembled into a minicomputer chip ...

  • Yiwu Small Commodity Wholesale Market - the Latest Wholesale Guide! Goods Strategy!

    All along, there have been many stalls of novice friends consulting entities where to buy good? How can I get the yiwu wholesale market directory? Where can I get into the cheapest stall? And so on. Today, we share with you the cheapest source of stalls in the preferred wholesale city: Yiwu, the next article is Yiwu wholesale market guide.   Be careful: 1. Before you go there to buy ...

  • Lowering uncertainty is fundamental to managing solar investment risk

    The principal input to the rate of return calculation for a solar farm asset is the expected revenue generation from the solar farm. This highlights the importance of high quality solar irradiance data: revenue generation is primarily influenced by the availability of solar irradiance at that location over time. Humans dislike uncertainty Humans aren’t big ...


    By Solcast

  • How Southeast Asia is Driving Poultry Consumption Growth

    Poultry consumption in Southeast Asia is on the rise. In Vietnam, India, Indonesia and the Philippines, the number of poultry units being eaten has outperformed global growth in the last five years and is expected to continue climbing until 2022. Figures reveal that Asia’s poultry production expanded by 56 per cent in the last decade, growing from 5.9 million metric tonnes to 9.2 million ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • What are the raw materials for organic fertilizer production

    Generally, organic fertilizer is a kind of green environmental protection fertilizer which is mainly made of one kind of raw material and supplemented by other added raw materials through the pollution-free treatment of organic fertilizer machine. After fermentation of general raw materials, commercial granular organic fertilizer can be directly ...

  • Production technology of bio organic fertilizer

    1. Production process: in the registered biofertilizer project production enterprises of the Ministry of agriculture, they are mainly engaged in the production of microbial fertilizer. In the fermentation production process, the tank stacking fermentation method is mostly used. There are other fermentation methods, ...

  • Reduced soil tilling helps both soils and yields

    Agriculture degrades over 24 million acres of fertile soil every year, raising concerns about meeting the rising global demand for food. But a simple farming practice born from the 1930's Dust Bowl could provide a solution, according to new Stanford research. The study, published Dec. 6 in Environmental Research Letters, shows that Midwest farmers who reduced how much they overturned the ...


    By Stanford University

  • Infectious Pancreatic Necrosis (IPN)

    Cause of the Disease Infectious pancreatic necrosis (also known as Acute catarrhal enteritis) is one of the first described and most extensively studied diseases of fish. There are strains and substrains of IPN virus that can be differentiated by serological, biochemical and genetic means. The VR-299 (type 1) strain was originally isolated in North America and has ...

  • Bio-organic Fertilizer Types and Production Methods

    Bio-organic fertilizer is a bio-organic fertilizer that uses animal manure and straw to be processed by beneficial microbial fermentation and organic fertilizer production equipment. Bio-organic fertilizer contains a large number of beneficial microorganisms, and the application effect is remarkable.   Organic fertilizer type (1) Crop straw decomposition agent, livestock ...

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