Read more about the article Cabbage diamondback moth: a real threat to  sustainable cabbage production in Mozambique 
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Cabbage diamondback moth: a real threat to  sustainable cabbage production in Mozambique 

Over the past years, cabbage farmers across large section of Mozambique, have observed a pest called “Cabbage diamondback moth”. This pest damage has been observed mainly in the central parts of Mozambique but has spread throughout the country and now occurs in most of the cabbage producing region

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Read more about the article <strong>Importance of soil testing for farmers.</strong> 
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Importance of soil testing for farmers. 

From an agricultural point of view, the soil is more than a support and a reserve of water and nutrients for plants, therefore, it needs to be monitored through soil testing. It is a living system with complex interactions between minerals, living organisms, water, plants, and air. Therefore, healthy soil is essential to provide agricultural productivity and ecosystem services in a sustainable way, soil testing represents an effective tool to control your health and thus obtain greater agricultural productivity, soil testing can be carried out by laboratories.

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Read more about the article O uso de sementes híbridas certificadas melhoradas e o bom manejo das culturas são a chave para o sucesso do agricultor
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O uso de sementes híbridas certificadas melhoradas e o bom manejo das culturas são a chave para o sucesso do agricultor

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A principal diferença entre OPVs e variedades híbridas é que os híbridos foram aprimorados ao longo dos anos para produzir mais e se adaptar às condições locais. Enquanto os OPVs mantiveram o nível de desempenho conhecido na velhice. Nunca houve melhoria significativa do potencial de rendimento de OPVs. Pelo simples fato de serem polinizadas a céu aberto, mostra que não se pode realmente dizer qual é o potencial de rendimento das variedades. Já com a semente híbrida, os genitores dos híbridos são conhecidos e essas linhagens parentais foram especificamente escolhidas para formar uma combinação híbrida que garanta desempenho específico da planta de milho.

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