Plant Diseases: How Are They Transmitted?

One of the best ways to prevent or counter plant diseases is knowing how to protect your plants from disease transmitters or carriers. In a way, by knowing how these diseases are transmitted or spread, you can effectively execute preventive measures against certain plant diseases.

5 Coffee Leaf Facts That You Have To Know

Coffee has always been part of our lives. Many individuals even rely on coffee just to get through a busy morning. However, a lot of people are unaware that various parts of a coffee plant actually harbor additional health benefits that are helpful in various ways. With this in mind, we are encouraged to raise Read More

The Importance of Post Harvest Technology for Fruits and Vegetables

What is Post Harvest Technology? Post harvest technology (PHT), most popularly known as post harvest handling, is a series of methods and techniques used in the preservation of agricultural commodities after harvest. It is a science applied to agricultural commodities for the purpose of preservation, conservation, quality control  and enhancement, processing, packaging, storage, distribution, marketing, Read More

Crop Protection: 3 Methods of Protecting Your Produce Without Using Chemicals

According to studies, an estimate of about one-third of potential crop production is lost to pest infestation alone every year before harvest. Other problems like soil-borne diseases and inclement weather conditions generate additional fraction of loss every year before harvesting time. Aside from that, there’s also a general estimation of losing 10% of crops after Read More