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How to Grow Tomatoes in Uganda

Tomatoes image by cherie from Fotolia.comAvoid using insecticides and fungicides on tomato plants. Ugandan farmers are quickly finding they can reduce the use of chemicals on tomatoes by half through the use of disease-resistant seedlings, proper spacing, and staking and tying techniques.According to research conducted by Ohio State University, & 34;Uganda is an agrarian nation with more than 80 percent of its population engaged in small-farm agriculture.
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Mushrooms: Bondarzewia mesenterica (Schaeff.) Kreisel

Class: Basidiomycetes Scientific name: Bondarzewia mesenterica (Schaeff.) Kreisel Synonym: Bondarzewia montana (Quél.) Sing Morphological characteristics Hat: 30-50 cm, flabelliform, often imbrate branchy, lobed, wavy, velvety; hazel or suede color. Pore: 1-2 cm, honeycomb, then labyrinth-shaped, thin, denticulate, white or light cream.
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The Composition of Fertilizers

Water melon image by Amjad Shihab from Fotolia.comSoil that is fertile contains all necessary nutrients in amounts sufficient for plant growth. Fertilizers vary widely depending on the plant, its needs and the circumstances under which it grows.Primary NutrientsWhile all nutrients are essential for balanced growth, elements are categorized according to required amounts.
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The Best Plants for Rose Hips

Rose hips are the bulbous ends of the stems that remain after the petals have dropped off; these are the fruit of the plant. Bioflavonoids present in rose hips benefit health are also thought to impart a health benefit. Most wild species of roses produce rose hips; of these, a few varieties are especially well-known for the fruit.
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John Deere Pull-Behind Broadcast Spreader Settings for Grass Seed

Jupiterimages/liquidlibrary/Getty ImagesUsing a broadcast spreader to apply grass seed to a lawn gets the job done faster and more evenly than doing it manually. The settings for spreading grass seed will depend on the type of seed you are applying.Flow Control SettingThe amount of grass seed put out by the spreader depends on the flow setting.
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Alternatives to Roundup

Umber weeds image by robert mobley from Fotolia.comSpraying weeds with powerful herbicides like Roundup get the job done quickly, but at great cost to the environment and your health. Roundup contains glyphosate, a chemical that has been linked to non-Hodgkin& 39;s lymphoma and infertility, as well as other inert ingredients that are especially harmful to aquatic wildlife.
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