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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…

Jerusalem artichoke is commonly referred to as sunchokes, Indian tuber, Brandy potato, Ross potato, or diabetic potato. It is now a very popular tuber that’s grown for food and medicinal uses. Sunchoke is a good of protein minerals, rich in Read more…

Butterfly Pea, botanically called Clitoria ternatea, belongs to the Fabaceae family. Some of its local names are Darwin pea, Butterfly pea, Blue pea, Bluebellvine, etc. Clitoria ternatea is a weak-stemmed twiner and has the ‘habit’ of twining on fences or Read more…