Gardening tips for vegetables… 

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Here are some tips to help you grow a successful vegetable garden. Thinning  Those started from seed sown directly in the ground usually require thinning, so that each plant will have enough space to develop properly. Thin plants when they're a few inches tall, spacing them as indicated in the descriptions here or on the seed packet. Watering  Provide a steady supply of water from p...
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Top 5 Agribisiness ideas for 2017!!

Still wondering what agribusiness to venture into all in the spirit of diversification? Then keep reading!!  Here are our 5 top picks for a profitable Agribisiness venture; 1). Commercial snail farming: Snail farming is right in the top of this list for the following reasons: Most expensive and sort out meat in the market. This can be attributed to its high protein, iron and calcium cont...
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Crop production 101!!

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It's planting season!! The rain is here!!! I'm sure you are wondering what to do about the interest you have in agriculture.. well this article will give you a guide on how to go about crop production this season. Happy reading!!  Crop production is an intricate enterprise that requires vast knowledge about the Agronomy, environmental interactions, and the application of available technolog...
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We are hiring 🔊

Hello there!!  Farmvestng is hiring!!! The industry of agriculture is diverse and eclectic. Become a farm director, production specialist, or agribusiness operations director and focus on the efficiency and output of farm-produced foods and products. If you are more interested in utilizing plants for food and energy, fill a position as an agronomy manager. Or, if conservational and environ...
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Why vegetables?

Hi there, it's been a while. hope you have been well. We moved to our new site! Hence the absence but we are back and better!  So why vegetables? Well  I hope this article from the daily trust newspaper helps you understand why you should invest in vegetable farming and give you ideas on other aspects of agriculture you can invest in this 2017!  Vegetables are very nutritious cro...
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Join the Export train!!

Join the Export train!!
Exports from Nigeria to other countries of the world is very lucrative and can build the country’s economy overnight. A few business men in Nigeria have made a fortune exporting agricultural produce from Nigeria, most people have the mindset that it requires a lot of capital or its a difficult sector to break into but that is so wrong.  The steps to becoming an exporter are quite easy and with pro...
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Greenhouse farming! The safest way to grow veggies

Greenhouse farming! The safest way to grow veggies
Growing plants is both an art and a science. About 95% of plants, either food crops or cash crops are grown in open field. Since time immemorial, man has learnt how to grow plants under natural environmental conditions. In some of the temperate regions where the climatic conditions are extremely adverse and no crops can be grown, man has developed methods of growing some high value crop continuous...
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Fertilizer Basics: Don’t let your plants go hungry

Fertilizer Basics: Don’t let your plants go hungry
Am starting up my small garden experiment and am super excited! So it got me reading about a lot of stuff and I came across this. Well-fed plants are healthier, more productive and more beautiful. This article covers the basics of why and how to fertilize your garden. Plant Nutrients 101 Plants need to be fertilized because most soil does not provide the essential nutrients required for...
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