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Seasonal & Off-seasonal Cole crop cultivation Introduction: Cole crops consist of large group of vegetable which are originated from a common parent, wild cabbage called colewart. It consists of Cabbage, Chinese cabbage, Cauliflower, Brocccoli, Knolkhol, kale, Red cabbage, Brussel sprout etc. Cole crops are good source of vitamin A, vitamin C and several minerals like

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VERMICOMPOSTING Author: Prajina Neupane Agriculture and Forestry University  Chitwan Nepal Introduction: Vermi – worms     Compost – manure Therefore, vermicompost is the product of decomposition process using various species of worms, usually red wrigglers, white worms and other species of earthworms to create a mixture of decomposing vegetables or food wastes, bedding materials and vermicastings. The

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Introduction: The propagation of plant through the vegetative parts like leaf, stem & root artificially is called artificial vegetative propagation. This method is very useful for agricultural crops under vegetables, fruits & ornamental plants grown for decoration & beautification. There exists no variation and the propagate are true to their type to mother plant in

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Seed Production of Root Crops Root crops includes radish, carrot, turnip, beetroot & parsnip. The seed production technique is very specific technique in vegetable gardening. The seed production methods of different root crops are described below: Radish: The seed of temperate types are produced only in the hills & tropical type in plains. It is

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