improved plantain production

Improved plantain production

Improved COLLECTION PRO-AGRO plantain production E. Lionelle Ngo-Samnick Contributors TEXT E. Lionelle Ngo-Samnick REVIEW Samuel Nanga Nanga and Pascal Nondjock TRANSLATION David Dunn ILLuSTRATIONS Eric Mengaptche ... Plantain production and

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Improved plantain production

An adaptable and ecological food source, plantain production can benefit enormously from a number of new production techniques. This practical, well-illustrated guide provides a step-by-step description of the main stages of producing plantain from stem fragments (PIF).

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Improved Plantain Production ECHOcommunity

Improved Plantain Production Ngo-Samnick, E.L. Book Search. Contributed This PRO-AGRO manual on plantain production illustrates a number of new production techniques. This practical, well-illustrated guide provides a step-by-step description of the main stages of producing plantain from stem fragments (PIF). An ideal resource for farmers and ...

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ECONOMICS OF IMPROVED PLANTAIN PRODUCTION IN

The study further recommend an accelerated improvement in scaling up of plantain enterprise and agricultural financing such as provision of improved suckers, agro-chemicals, machineries etc; if agriculture is to make the desired contribution to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and boosting of foreign exchange earnings.

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Productivity of improved plantain technologies in Anambra ...

on their plantain farm. It also borders on how the various factors that affect plantain production can be examined, so as to improve plantain production in the country. The inefficiency problem is attributed to factors such as use of low input technologies, lack of knowledge of high

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Awareness and Utilization of Improved Plantain Production ...

awareness of improved plantain production technologies? Therefore, the study was designed to assess the awareness and utilization of improved plantain production technologies by farmers in combating food security in Abia State, Nigeria. Specifically the study sought to: describe the plantain production

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Effect of utilization of improved plantain production ...

The study focused on the factors that affect the utilization of improved plantain production technologies by farmers in Umuahia Agricultural Zone of Abia State, Nigeria. Data were collected with structured questionnaire and analyzed using both descriptive and inferential statistics. The results revealed that 55% of the respondents were males, with age of about 50 years, married (76.7%) and ...

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PLANTAIN - Food and Agriculture Organization

Oct 14, 1999  The total production is about 64 million tons with 23 percentage of AAB plantains, 16.5 percentage of cooking bananas, and 18 percentage of highland cooking bananas and beer bananas. The most prevalent combination of mixed cropping systems is cultivating plantains with coffee and cocoa.

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Plantain Farming Business Plan [Sample Template for 2021]

You can as well start a complimentary business like plantain processing plant; producing and packaging plantain chips et al. The bottom line is that if you have enough farming land (space) and you are interested in maximizing commercial plantain farming, you are sure going to

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Effect of utilization of improved plantain production ...

The study focused on the factors that affect the utilization of improved plantain production technologies by farmers in Umuahia Agricultural Zone of Abia State, Nigeria. Data were collected with structured questionnaire and analyzed using both descriptive and inferential statistics. The results revealed that 55% of the respondents were males, with age of about 50 years, married (76.7%) and ...

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Design and Fabrication of an Improved Continuous Plantain ...

Design and Fabrication of an Improved Continuous Plantain Slicing Machine. Nigerian Journal of Engineering Science Research (NIJESR) Engr.Dr.Queeneth Kingsley-omoyibo

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Expert makes case for improved plantain, pineapple production

Jun 10, 2018  Plantain fruits all year round, which makes the crop a more reliable all season staple food production. Additionally, the demand for plantain is high because it

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Banana Improvement

Banana and plantain are among the world’s major food crops, and considered as the poor man’s fruit crop in tropical and subtropical countries. The world’s total banana and plantain production ranks 5th after cereals, and there is still much scope for yield improvement. This book contains the results obtained during FAO/IAEA Coordinated Research Project (CRP) entitled “Cellular biology ...

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An Innovation Capacity Analysis to Identify Strategies for ...

Plantain and Banana ... markets where clean seed and improved land productivity are piloted. ... available information for guiding the rehabilitation of plantain and banana production.

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(PDF) BANANA AND PLANTAIN IN WEST AFRICA: PRODUCTION

DOI: 10.18697/ajfand.90.18265 15488 27. Olumba CC and MAY Rahji An analysis of the determinants of the adoption of improved plantain technologies in Anambra State, Nigeria. J Agric Sustainability. 2014; 5: 232-245. 28. Ekunwe PA and HI Ajayi. Economics of plantain production in Edo State Nigeria.

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(PDF) Socioeconomic importance of plantain cultivation in ...

This study provides an overview of banana and plantain in West Africa. West Africa is one of the major plantain-producing regions of the world, accounting for about 32% of worldwide production.

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Plantain Clover Systems – HT

The New Improved Plantain System Plantain and clover provides perennial, high quality forage with year round production. The release of new cultivar Agritonic has made it possible to maximise production from plantain and clover systems with wider weed control options. Plantain and clover systems: Require optimal grazing management to reach potential animal production Can

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Plantain Farming Business Plan [Sample Template for 2021]

We are in the commercial plantain farming business because we want to leverage on the vast opportunities available in the commercial farming industry, to contribute our quota in growing the U.S. economy, in national food production, raw materials production for industries, to export agriculture produce from the United States to other countries ...

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FCTA Trains Rural Farmers On Plantain, Banana Production

Feb 23, 2020  The Director however reiterated that there is a huge market for banana and plantain. According to her, FCT Administration under Mallam Mohammad Musa Bello and Minister of State, Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, has a robust policy on land acquisition for agricultural purposes and a well developed Youth empowerment policy through agriculture and Agro business.

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Socioeconomic importance of plantain cultivation in Ghana

male farmers. Increased research and extension activities have introduced improved production technologies to farmers hence contributed to the enhanced livelihood. Farmers get increased output per unit area and that production has been increasing at a faster rate than the area cropped. Plantain production experiences seasonal glut between ...

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End‐user preferences for plantain food products in Nigeria ...

Sep 16, 2020  The first stage involved a purposive selection of three states in the plantain growing belt of Nigeria, namely South-West and South-South based on plantain production potential, importance for processing, and/or marketing of plantain as well as prior introduction of improved hybrids.

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ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF PLANTAIN PRODUCTION IN SAGBAMA LOCAL ...

Profitability has positive implications for investment opportunities for individuals and corporate organizations and thus, improved household incomes. Adjustments in the production inputs such as farm size, increase and efficient utilization of fertilizers and herbicides and their cost of acquisition could lead to increased production of plantain.

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How to maximize potentials of plantain — Features — The ...

Feb 23, 2020  Plantain (Musa spp.) is a staple crop, a source of carbohydrate, rich in vitamin and minerals such as calcium and iron. Unripe plantain can be used as a

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Design and Fabrication of an Improved Continuous Plantain ...

Design and Fabrication of an Improved Continuous Plantain Slicing Machine. Nigeria Journal of Engineering Science Research (NIJESR). 3(1): 17-26 _____ and Okafor, 2013). The traditional method of plantain slicing via kitchen knife remains a primitive way of producing plantain chips in large quantities in small, medium and large scale industries.

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Productivity of improved plantain technologies in Anambra ...

The poor plantain output problem in Anambra centers on the efficiency with which farmers use resources on their plantain farm. It also borders on how the various factors that affect plantain production can be examined, so as to improve plantain production in the country. The inefficiency problem is attributed to factors such as use of low input technologies, lack of knowledge of high input ...

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An Innovation Capacity Analysis to Identify Strategies for ...

Plantain and Banana ... markets where clean seed and improved land productivity are piloted. ... available information for guiding the rehabilitation of plantain and banana production.

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Expert makes case for improved plantain, pineapple production

Jun 10, 2018  Plantain fruits all year round, which makes the crop a more reliable all season staple food production. Additionally, the demand for plantain is high because it

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LOOK HOW I USED PLANTAIN PEEL TO MAKE IMPROVED

May 15, 2021  Unripe plantain peel is scientifically known to be a rich source of potassium. This fact enables it to be a viable resource for soap makers to access. In this article I will be highlighting everything needed to extract potassium hydroxide from plantain peel for production of an improved

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How to maximize potentials of plantain — Features — The ...

Feb 23, 2020  Plantain (Musa spp.) is a staple crop, a source of carbohydrate, rich in vitamin and minerals such as calcium and iron. Unripe plantain can be used as a

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Plantain Production Practices in the Ashanti, Brong-Ahafo ...

Jan 09, 2007  A study was conducted in three of the six plantain growing regions- (Eastern, Ashanti and Brong-Ahafo) of Ghana to elucidate the plantain production practices and constraints. A total of 259 plantain farmers from 24 villages were selected randomly and interviewed using prepared questionnaires. Frequency distribution, percentage and mean score ...

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Socioeconomic importance of plantain cultivation in Ghana

male farmers. Increased research and extension activities have introduced improved production technologies to farmers hence contributed to the enhanced livelihood. Farmers get increased output per unit area and that production has been increasing at a faster rate than the area cropped. Plantain production experiences seasonal glut between ...

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Plantain Clover Systems – HT

The New Improved Plantain System Plantain and clover provides perennial, high quality forage with year round production. The release of new cultivar Agritonic has made it possible to maximise production from plantain and clover systems with wider weed control options. Plantain and clover systems: Require optimal grazing management to reach potential animal production Can

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(PDF) ANALYSIS OF PRICE TRANSMISSION OF UNRIPE PLANTAIN

Jul 25, 2021  Akyeampong, E. 1999. Plantain production, marketing and consumpti on in west ... garri and beans as well as improved marketing infrastructures were recommended as these would help increase sellers ...

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ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF PLANTAIN PRODUCTION IN SAGBAMA LOCAL ...

Profitability has positive implications for investment opportunities for individuals and corporate organizations and thus, improved household incomes. Adjustments in the production inputs such as farm size, increase and efficient utilization of fertilizers and herbicides and their cost of acquisition could lead to increased production of plantain.

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Becoming a successful plantain farmer - 2scale

Dec 17, 2020  7. 8. In order to improve plantain production and productivity, stakeholders in the value chain identified several challenges that farmers still face. Therefore, Crystal Dominion Foods and 2SCALE have taken many initiatives to first organize the value chain and strengthen the capacities of the various actors, mainly the smallholder farmers like ...

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Cost Analysis/How To Setup Plantain Plantation In Nigeria ...

Manuring plantains with a combination of poultry manure, household waste and woodash improved plantain growth, yield and establishment and greatly reduced infestation by borer weevils and nematodes. Re: Cost Analysis/How To Setup Plantain Plantation In Nigeria With Pictures by world1 ( m ): 9:57pm On Nov 26 , 2014

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12 Ways To Improve Plant Maintenance Production Limble

Apr 09, 2020  12 Ways To Improve Plant Maintenance While The Production Is On Hold Looking for new ways to improve plant maintenance is always in the back of the mind of every maintenance manager. The inspiration for this article, however, was the COVID-19 pandemic that already stopped, or will soon stop, many production lines that are not deemed essential.

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