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  • Guide on Control of Erosion - Using Vetiver Grass Hedgerow 

    Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, (I. A. R. & I) (I.A.R.& T., 2010)
    Among the different land degradation processes, erosion remains a major threat to the conservation of soil and water on farmer's field. Sheet erosion is the most damagin? form of erosion mainly because it is often not ...
  • Guide on Kenaf Production and Processing 

    Institute of Agricultural Research and Training, (I. A. R. & I) (I.A.R.& T., 2010)
    Kenaf is one of the major industrial crops cultivated in Nigeria. Various research efforts have been carried out to improve its production and utilization. Research efforts in the Institute ofAgricultura1 Research and ...
  • Guide on maize production 

    Institute of Agricultural Research and training (IAR&T, 2010)
    Maize is widely cultivated in Nigeria. It has many varieties that are available in the country for planting. Wrong choice of varieties and inadequate knowledge of land and its preparation, appropriate time and method of ...
  • Guide on managing soil water in wetlands (FADAMAS) 

    Institute of Agricultural Research and training (IAR&T, 2010)
    Farmers can use the common measuring tape to assess the water table of a wetland/akuro. For suitable crop production farmers must stay closer to the stream. Cultivation of akuro can safely commence when the water ...