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Transpiration can be defined as the loss of water by evaporation in terrestrial plants. The rate at which the water vapor is lost the plant stomata depends on a number of factors that are interrelated, and of equal importance.   Read more…

The growing of new plants from cut portions of the vegetative body of an older plant has been carried out by Man for several years. Because the propagation is influenced by man, it’s called artificial vegetative propagation The ability to Read more…

Gram Seed Properties Gram seed (Cicer arietenum) is a dicotyledonous, and non-endospermic seed. The seed is heart-shaped – being rounded and blunt at one end, and pointed at the other end. A notch begins at the rounded end of the Read more…

Why is Seed Dispersal Important? When flowering is over and the fruits and seeds ripen, they fall from the parent plant to the ground. The number of seeds produced by a single plant is often very large. However, most of Read more…

The African Baobab Tree (Adansonia digitata) is known as a true tree of life. The Baobab is one of the oldest among the trees and it looks not only very impressive with its height of 15 to 20 meters but Read more…

Basil Description Basil plants belong to two closely related genera called Basilicum and Ocimum; and Labiatae family. The common name is basil and this plant can be grown from seed indoors in a pot. The Basilicum americanum L. species is Read more…

In pig production, care must be taken in preventing disease outbreaks. There are quite several bacterial and fungal diseases affecting pigs. One of the bacterial diseases in swine is Malignant Oedema, its scientific name is Gangrenous Septicaemia Braxy. Causes of Read more…

Ground Orchid Biology Ground Orchid, also called Philippine ground orchid or large purple orchid is a common plant with a swollen stem base and adventitious roots. Ground Orchid belongs to the Orchidaceae family and its botanical name is Spathoglottis plicata Read more…

If you want to raise any breed of chicken, it’s cost-wise to choose day old chicks. Either you want to raise chicken for egg production or meat, buying expensive birds can have a great effect on your productivity. However, caring Read more…

When layer chickens are fully matured, they lay one egg per day. Poultry farmers are often faced with egg drop syndrome and it can affect their productivity if the issue is not addressed promptly. There are tons of factors that Read more…