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Agro Nuggets

Agro Nuggets
Post-harvest losses sometimes account for 50% or even higher, especially on commodities like tomato or fresh produce. But even in grains, where you don’t expect post-harvest losses, up to 35% could be incurred, and it begins with: Poor Production Practices Poor sanitation within the farm is enough to cause problems after harvest. Most of the […]Continue Reading
Agro Nuggets
1.  Don’t Crowd Seedlings. If you are starting tomatoes from seed, be sure to give the seedlings plenty of room to branch out. Crowded conditions inhibit their growth, so transplant them into their own individual 4 in. pot, shortly after they get their first true leaves. 2.  Provide Lots of Light. Tomato seedlings need strong, […]Continue Reading