If you have access to markets – soybean can be a good source of income. Growing soybean adds nitrogen to your soil – so will grow better maize next season. For more information contact the Green Ef helpline Partners The GALA project is led by CABI and has been developed in collaboration with the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA), and in Ghana the University for Development Studies. Funding GALA is delivered with financial support from UK-Aid through the Sustainable Agricultural Intensification Research and Learning in Africa program administered by NRI...
Grow more soybean: Produce 1 tonne of soybean from an acre Invest in improved seed, fertilizer and inoculant and good agricultural practices • Invest in seed varieties: Afayak or Jengum • Invest in the right fertilizer: TSP • Invest in inoculant: Legumefix • Remember your agro-dealer and extension team can offer advice Soybean markets and uses • Families and commercial processors make soybean into soy-milk, cooking oil, weaning food, kebabs and many other foods. Soybean cake and crop residues also provide protein-rich livestock fodder • Soybean has high levels of...
Toll-free help line: 0800 200 300 •Correct spacing •Hand weeding or weedicide •Fertilizer: TSP •Inoculant: Legumefix •Improved soybean seed: Afayak and Jenguma Grow more soybean with:
Grow better soybean through good agricultural practices Working in partnership to create down-to-earth messages on integrated soil fertility management Guidelines for Nigeria 5. Post harvest • Dry the harvested plants in the sun on a mat, plastic sheet, tarpaulin, \ or on a raised platform. • Thresh gently on a clean surface when the plants are dry. • Dry the threshed grains, winnow and sort. Place seed in clean bags placed on wooden pallets in a cool, dry place. 6. Cooking soybean • Put the dried grain in boiling water and cook for 20-30 minutes. This reduces anti-nutritional factors...
Measure 10 kg of legume seed. Place in a plastic container that will accommodate the seeds. Dissolve gum Arabic in the sachet in 100mls of warm water. Allow the gum Arabic solution to cool down before using. Open the inoculant sachet, sprinkle on the moistened seeds and mix thoroughly, ensuring that all the seeds are effectively covered with the inoculant. Protect the inoculated seed from direct sunlight by covering the container with paper, cloth or gunny bag and keep in the shade until planted. Working in partnership to create down-to-earth messages on integrated soil...
Working in partnership to create down-to-earth messages on integrated soil fertility management • Make sure seed is not more than 12 months old to ensure good germination. Do a germination test 10 days before planting • Inoculate seed with Nodumax under the shade, and plant on the same day in moist soil • For late maturing variety space furrows 75 cm apart and space seeds 5 cm apart, one seed per hole; For early maturing variety space furrows 50 cm apart and space seeds 5 cm apart, one seed per hole Make furrows 8 cm away from soy - bean plants and 5 cm deep • Apply soda bottle...
Zalisha Soya Bora! Kwa nini ukuze soya Kuchagua na kutayarisha shamba Aina na uteuzi wa mbegu Kupanda Kuweka mbolea Usimamizi wa shamba Kudhibiti magonjwa na wadudu Kuvuna na kutunza Kusindika maziwa soya Mafuta ya kupikia Ina soko nzuri Chakula cha mifugo Chakula cha watoto wachanga walioachishwa maziwa Msimu A Msimu B Msimu A Msimu B 1. Usipande soya katika shamba moja kwa misimu miwili mtawalia, ili upunguze nafasi ya ugonjwa 2. Epuka dongo wenye maji yaliyotuama, au mchanga sana na kokoto 3. Ondoa miti, limia ndani magugu ili kuongeza rutuba ya udongo • Uyole soya 1...
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