Daily Archives: October 5, 2017

Farm Supervisors at Leron Concepts Limited

Farm Supervisors at Leron Concepts Limited

Leron Concepts Ltd is a full flesh Agricultural firm which specializes in Agro farming, Arable crops and Cash crops. We are a subsidiary of Efficacy Group of companies, we have…

Beauregard Sweet Potato

Beauregard Sweet Potato

Light: Full sun Vine type: Semi-running Matures: 90 days Plant spacing: 12 to 18 inches apart Plant size: 3- to 6-foot vine Developed at Louisiana State University in…

Clemson Spineless Green Okra

Clemson Spineless Green Okra

Light: Full sun Pod size: 3 inches Matures: 50 to 64 days Plant spacing: 10 inches apart Heirloom. High yields of spineless, tender ribbed pods with excellent flavor. Traditional favorite…

Brussels Sprouts

Brussels Sprouts

Light: Full sun Sprout size: 2 inches Matures: 85 to 90 days Plant spacing: 18 to 24 inches apart Plant size: 2 feet tall, 18 to 24 inches wide Brussels…

Custard Wax Bean

Custard Wax Bean

Light: Full sun Fruit size: 5 inches long Matures: 56 days after planting Plant spacing: 8 to 12 inches apart Plant size: 20 inches tall Easy-to-grow and heavy…

Straight Eight Cucumber

Straight Eight Cucumber

Light: Full sun Fruit size: 8 inches Matures: 50 to 75 days Plant spacing: 36 to 48 inches apart Heirloom. Named for its perfectly straight, 8-inch long fruit, this…

Blue Lake Bush

Blue Lake Bush

Light: Full sun Pod size: 5 to 6 inches Matures: 48 days Plant spacing: 8 inches apart Plant size: 2 feet tall Heirloom. This stringless snap bean matures early and…

6 salad-makeover tips for fall

6 salad-makeover tips for fall

Who says salad is just for summer? It’s true that fresh summer produce is almost gone from the farmers markets (and if you still have tomato and cucumber plants…

10,000 contractors bidding for jobs in agric ministry — Ogbeh

At least 10,000 contractors are bidding for different contracts in the Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development this year, the minister, Chief Audu Ogbeh, has said. Ogbeh made…

Before we start exporting yams

The revelation by the Agriculture and Rural Development Minister, Mr Audu Ogbe, that the Federal Government is targeting eight billion US Dollars worth of foreign exchange annually from the export…

Yam export: FG to train farmers on best agronomy practices

The Technical Committee on Nigeria Yam Export Programme, says it will train farmers on best agronomic practices for yam farming to avoid rejection of the produce at the international markets…

Maize farmers use Dogonyaro leaves to control armyworms in Oyo

Maize farmers in Oyo State on Thursday said they had found solution to the menace of armyworms which had been destroying their farms. The Chairman, Maize Growers Processors and Marketers…

Vegetable oils give a lift to FAO Food Price Index

Vegetable oils give a lift to FAO Food Price Index

Harvesting sunflowers in Pakistan. 5 October 2017, Rome – Global food prices rose slightly in September, as firmer prices of vegetable oils and to a lesser extent dairy products offset…

Farm Managers at Leron Concepts Limited

Farm Managers at Leron Concepts Limited

Leron Concepts Ltd is a full flesh Agricultural firm which specializes in Agro farming, Arable crops and Cash crops. We are a subsidiary of Efficacy Group of companies, we have…