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Potato farming

When The Chips Are Down Get Them Up! A Starter Guide To Profitable Potato Farming

By Ruth Vaughan, CropNuts Technical Director, Msc. Applied Science “What I say is that if a man really likes potatoes, he must be a pretty decent sort of fellow.” —A. A. Milne, English writer (1882–1956) The Irish potato, Solanum…
Powdery vs Downey Mildew

Powdery Mildew Vs Downey Mildew: What's The Difference?

"What is this white powdery substance infesting my tomatoes? Pls help" is a question frequently asked by most first-time greenhouse farmers. Chances are, it's powdery mildew. Another common question is "What's the difference between powdery…
Disease In Barley

Key Facts To Help You Combat Disease In Barley

By David Jones, Broad Acre Agronomist, Msc. Agriculture Along with Brome Grass, disease – and specifically Net Blotch – is the main yield robber disease in barley here in Kenya. But with the range of fungicide products on the market, where…