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Mango

MANGO Introduction Scientific name: Mangifera indica Family: Anacardiaceae Origin: India, Bangladesh, Myanmar Mode of pollination: Cross-pollination Pollinator: Housefly Fruit: Drupe Climate and Soil Tropical fruit can be grown up to 1100masl. Best grown up to 500m. Ideal temperature: 24-27 degree centigrade. Bright sunny days and moderate humidity required. High humidity during fruiting period causes powdery

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      Production Practices of Gladiolus  Introduction Common name:Gladiolus Botanical name:Gladiolus gandavensis Family:Iridicaeae The name gladiolus was coined by Pliny the Elder.It is derived from the greek word ‘’gladius’’,meaning sword on account of its sword shaped foliage.Therefore,gladiolus is called Sword Lily. Referring to the corm,gladiolus is known as the ‘’Queen of bulbous plants’’.  

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   COMMERCIAL HEMP PRODUCTION Note: Production & Sale of hemp plant is legally not permitted in Nepal. This article is solely for information purposes & not for encouraging in illegal production & trade of hemp. Introduction Common name: Hemp Scientific name: Cannabis sativa Family: Cannabaceae Hemp is an annual plant of Cannabis family, but it

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AgriTechNepal

INTRODUCTION: Crop plant domestication has targeted a variety of traits, including synchronous development of ovules and stamens to maximize fertilization and seed production. Wheat plant bears autogamous, self-pollinating flower which is very attractive for guaranteeing yield but at the same time frustrating for the researchers and breeders trying to develop hybrids through cross-pollination. A new

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               Guidelines for Writing Review Article What is Review Article? A critical, constructive analysis of the literature in a specific field through summary, classification, analysis, comparison. A scientific writing relying on previously published literature or data. New data from the author’s experiments aren`t presented (with exceptions: some reviews contain new data). A stand-alone publication. Literature

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Dragon Fruit: Cultivation Techniques & health benefits. Author: Tirtha Raj Devkota MSc .Ag. Horticulture Agriculture and Forestry University   Common name: Dragon fruit Family: Cactaceae Scientific name: Hylocereus Undatus Origin: South America Weight: 150 to 600 grams some reach 1 kilogram Dragon fruit is very strange looking fruit. The dragon fruit is also known as a pitahaya or pitaya

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Author: Shristi AdhikariBSc. Ag. 3rd SemesterAgriculture and Forestry University Agriculture is the mainstay of livelihood in Nepal. Agricultural activities accounts for about one-third of GDP, and provide a livelihood for almost 70% of the population. But its production is barely sufficient to meet domestic consumption needs. 32% of the population still lives in poverty line.

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