Day: August 5, 2016

White Sugar and its Effects on Human Health

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article image Important nutrient in our diet is carbohydrates. They supply energy to our body. Carbohydrates are composed of three constituents like fiber, starch and sugar. Starch and fiber are complicated carbohydrates and sugar is in simple form. Through nutrient quality we determine how much of these are present in food. Our body needs total three customs of carbohydrates to work properly. Glucose which is used as energy is broken down from sugar and starches. Sugar…Read More

Understanding Pesticide Safety – Basic community guidelines

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article image Pesticides serve as an important component of crop protection schemes. Farmers are always interested to control damaging living organisms before they interfere with the crop economics. A wide range of products including insecticides, herbicides and fungicides provides a time efficient solution to control an array of pests. Pesticides are toxic chemicals and their use must be precautious. The transport, storage and handling should be done following all the…Read More

Silage Safe and Healthy Fodder

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article image The contribution of livestock in national GDP in year 2014-15 is 11.8% while it contributes 56.3% to agriculture. Fodder is an important factor in various farming systems as it is necessary for the normal functioning of livestock and without this animal survival is very difficult. Its demand is now increasing day by day so farmers grow multi-cut fodder like barseem, lucerne, sorghum, maize and millet. Now a day’s weather is tremendously changing, no one…Read More