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Cost of Cassava Farming Per Hectare in Nigeria

The cost of cassava production per hectare is shown as follows:Acquisition of one hectare farmland: ₦90,000 – ₦350,000Surveying and Land Documentation: ₦90,000 – ₦190,000Clearing, Ploughing and Harrowing: ₦45,000Cassava Stem: ₦20,000Planting: ₦11,000Irrigation: ₦290,000 – ₦640,000 (Optional)Fertilizers and Manure: ₦20,000 – ₦100,000 (Depending on soil fertility)Pesticides: ₦10,000Others: ₦90,000Notes to the cost of cassava production per hectare in […]

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The Best Month to Plant Cassava

Cassava farming is the growing of cassava from the stage of planting the cassava stem to the stage of harvesting and processing the tubers. In Nigeria, the best month to plant cassava is the month of May. The month of May is one of the months of the wet season in Nigeria. There is usually abundant […]

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Cassava Varieties in Nigeria

Cassava varieties are the types of cassava cultivar planted in Nigeria. The use of good cassava varieties can enhance cassava farming business. Some of the most popular cassava varieties in Nigeria include the following;TME 419SunshineGame ChangerHopeObasanjo – 2Baba – 70PoundableCassava Varieties in NigeriaThe following are some of the cassava varieties in NigeriaTME 419TNE 419 is […]

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Stainless Steel Tank in Nigeria

A Stainless steel tank is a type of reservoir fabricated for the storage of water, liquid food products and other types of liquids. A Stainless steel tank is usually used for the storage of food products live beverages, juices and beer etc. in Nigeria. Stainless steel tanks can also be used for agricultural purposes. They can […]

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What are the different types of drip irrigation systems?

The different types of drip irrigation systems are:Subsurface Drip Irrigation (SDI)Surface Drip IrrigationDrip TapeLaser Spray Tube or Microsprinkler HoseBubblersEmitter LineSubsurface Drip Irrigation SystemThis is a type of drip irrigation system that is installed below the surface of the soil. It is also known as underground drip irrigation system. The subsurface drip irrigation system passes water directly […]

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Chemicals Used for Fumigation in Nigeria

Chemicals are usually used to remove or eradicate pests in our environment. The chemicals used for getting rid are the main fumigation chemicals called fumigants. Different types of chemicals or pesticides or fumigants are used for pest control. Some chemicals are used for edibles while some are used for non-edible items. Some chemicals are also used […]

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Cost of Fumigation in Nigeria

The cost of fumigation in Nigeria varies. The cost of fumigation is determined by a lot of factors. For instance, the cost of fumigating a one bedroom apartment varies from ₦‎5,000 – ₦‎20,000 depending on the type of equipment and fumigants used. The cost of fumigating or controlling pests on a 100 hectare farm also varies. […]

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