January 7, 2024

What Is the Optimum Potassium to Calcium Ratio in Hydroponics? In hydroponics and soil cultivation, you need to provide the plants with the right balance of nutrients to achieve optimum growth and maximize yields. Calcium and potassium play an important role in nutrient absorption and the overall plant…

December 16, 2023

Weeds pose a significant threat to horticultural crops, competing for essential resources such as nutrients, water, and sunlight. Effective weed management is crucial for maintaining the health and productivity of horticultural crops. This blog explores a range of techniques employed in weed management within the context of horticulture,…

December 2, 2023

IPM is not just a pest control strategy; it's a philosophy that reshapes the way we approach agricultural challenges. At its core, IPM seeks to harmonize the delicate equilibrium of ecosystems with the demands of agriculture. Unlike traditional pest control methods that often resort to blanket chemical applications,…

November 25, 2023

Oxfarm in Partnership With Mazero Brings You Mango, Avocado and Drip Irrigation Solution. Both avocado and mango farming have gained significant prominence in recent years, with the country emerging as one of the leading producers of avocados and mangoes globally. The nutritious benefits of avocados and mangoes, coupled…

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November 18, 2023

The arrival of the rainy season brings a sense of renewal and anticipation for farmers. However, with the blessings of rain come challenges that can impact crop yield if not managed effectively. The rainy season is a double-edged sword for farmers. While adequate rainfall is essential for crop…

November 17, 2023

Agroforestry is a land use management system that integrates trees and shrubs into agricultural landscapes. Unlike traditional farming methods, which often involve a single crop or livestock, agroforestry embraces biodiversity by combining trees or woody perennials with crops and/or livestock. This symbiotic approach fosters a resilient and sustainable…

November 10, 2023

Farming is often associated with large-scale agricultural operations, but it's a versatile and rewarding pursuit that can also be pursued as a hobby and a means to generate income. Whether you have a green thumb, a love for animals, or a passion for working the land, farming can…

October 19, 2023

What are the key structures used in grafting in 2023? Grafting is a technique that involves combining two plants to produce the desired rootstock, with more desirable characteristics of both parent plants. Grafted plants have a higher resistance to soil-borne diseases like Fusarium wilt, root-knot nematodes, southern blight,…

September 22, 2023

Fertilizers play a significant  role in modern agriculture. They supply essential nutrients to plants, boosting their growth and ensuring optimal yields. However, not all fertilizers are created equal, and selecting the right ones for your crops can be a complex decision. In this  guide, we will delve into…

September 22, 2023

Shade cloth – an effective and safe way to shade your greenhouse Greenhouses provide an ideal environment for plants to thrive, but sometimes the intense sunlight can be too much for them to handle. That's where shade cloth comes in. Shade cloth is an effective and safe way…