Tag - seedlings

Tips for Transplanting Seedlings

There are a number of benefits of planting your own seedlings. Starting your own seed gives you more control over the variety of plants that you can start. Starting your own seed is also considerably less expensive than buying seedlings which cost roughly between Ksh 1.86-...

How to keep your vegetable farm healthy

One of the most mystifying things that can happen in your farm is when a plant gets a disease. How did it happen? Will it spread? Will all my plants die? How can I get rid of it? The most important thing to understand about...

Types of Nursery Facilities & Management

There are three main facilities normally used for raising seedlings in a nursery. The choice of a particular one will depend on the available resources and prevailing environmental conditions. Greenhouses - environment fully controlled Nethouse - environment partially modified Open field - where climatic conditions...