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Although the importance of mulching cannot be overemphasized, however, there is very little information on the influence of mulch materials on okro
production in the Guinea Savannah agroecological zone of northern Ghana where rainfall is unevenly distributed.
seeds used were purchased from an agricultural shop in Ilorin, collected in a sterile polythene bag, which was then properly tied and taken to the laboratory.
Men dominated in the cultivation and ownership of yam (85.5%), cassava (52.5%), rice (91.7%) maize (59.2%, guinea corn (67.5%), millet (62.5%), cowpea (66.7%), soyabean (54.2%), groundnut (55.0%) and bambara groundnut (65.0%) while women dominated in the cultivation and ownership of cocoyam (66.7%), beniseed (65.8%), pepper (83.3%), okro
(84.2), pawpaw (66.7%) banana / plantain (58.3) and leafy vegetables (75.0%).
Okra (Abelmoschus esculentus L.), also known as okro
, or gumbo, or lady's finger, is a warm-season, annual vegetable crop.
The major potential crops include Rice (Oryza Sativa), Maize (Zea Mays), Okro
(Hibiscus Esculentus), Pepper (Capsicum Annum), Water Leaf (Talium Triangulare), Pumpkin (Cucurbita Pepo), Sugar Cane (Saccharum Officinarum), Greens (Amaranthus Spp), Spinach (Spinacia Oleracea), other vegetables such Tomatoes and Ayoyo (Ewedu).
In this form it may replace melon in okro
or vegetable soup.
For instance, the common food crops which thrive well in Oyo State are maize, yam, cowpea, melon, cassava, sweet potato and okro
e.t.c while tobacco is one of the commercial nonfood crops grown.
Building a skyscraper of electoral excuses on the provisions of Acts and regulations is like encouraging the Okro
plant to grow taller than the farmer.
The main crops grown by individual households wee food crops such as maize, cassava, beans, okro
At the epicentre of the wreckage and under the monstrous, grounded vehicle, there were a barber shop, a drug store which the locals referred to as a pharmacy; a groceries shop, a basket of okro
, metal trays; pieces of measuring or portioning pans are called 'lambebe', among others.
The main foods were: Corn Gruel(CG); Corn gruel + fresh milk (CGM), Corn gruel + fresh milk + lime juice(CGML), Irish potato with eggs and fresh fish (PEF), Simple Irish potato (P), Roasted Irish Potato (RP), Irish potato pounded with pre-boiled red beans(PB), Maize paste(MP), Maize paste and okro
sauce (MPO), Sweet potato and Avocado(SPA) and Ripe Banana (RB).It was noted that complementary foods were cooked once a day and given monotonously with poor hygienic care.