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What Are The Modern Methods of Cultivation in Agriculture?

This section of the site covers all the sui generis methods of crops producing that refer to the whole range of the production process from seed or cuttings to harvesting and post harvesting of agricultural products. In addition, the most effective ways of planting, developing and planting both organic and conventional farming are not omitted. Are not omitted also the reference to the beneficial effect of music, if not on the plants themselves, at least on those stubborn and persistent producers who, in the volatile, fluid and often adverse environment of rural action, bring the bourgeoisie to the dish – many times – the most selective of agricultural products. ‘Do sta lianochortaroudia’ by Chronis Aidonidis.



This subsection of the site describes modern methods and techniques of professional cultivation and propagation for the most plant species of major importance for agriculture. In particular, information and instructions for cultivation are provided for the main species of floriculture, aromatic and medicinal plants, Industrial crop plants, biomass and timber production plants, fruit trees and bushes, as well as for ornamental plants, those produced to meet the needs of the flower market, gardening and landscape architecture.



In this subsection of the site are presented the main pests of agricultural crops, who are not other than insects, mites, nematodes, snails and slugs. The groups to which they belong are examined and also, in particular, for each one of them is given a description of its morphology, its biology and the environment in which it develops, becomes adult and complets its generations. Furthermore, detailed information is provided on the damage caused by them to both productive and in general, all plants of urban, agricultural and natural landscapes.

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Headed Cabbage – Seeding Cabbage Methods

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Headed Cabbage – Propagation of Headed Cabbage

The propagation of Headed Cabbage and the factors that affect the germination of its seed are the main subject of this article. Which, if we did not lose the count, is the fourth of the series devoted to the cultivation of the Headed Cabbage, Brassica oleracea var. capitata.

Headed Cabbage – Headed Cabbage Soil Requirements

The Headed Cabbage Soil Requirements is the main subject of this article and - in addition - the presentation of the characteristics and properties that must have the proper soil for its cultivation. It is the third of the series devoted to the cultivation of Headed Cabbage, namely Brassica oleracea…

Headed Cabbage – Headed Cabbage Climatic Requirements

To the question of which are the Headed Cabbage climatic requirements for its cultivation, aspire to give an answer to the following article. This is the second one of an endless series of totally useless articles around Headed Cabbage (Brassica oleracea var. capitata), aimed at disorienting the new grower concerned…

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