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PESTICIDE APPLICATION IN VEGETABLES

Introduction  Pesticide is a chemical or substance or biological agent (such as a virus bacterium or fungus) that deters, kills, controls or destroys certain forms of plants or animals considered dangerous. The term “cide” comes from the Latin word meaning “to kill”. Pesticides also are called Plant Protection Product (PPP),

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ADOPTION OF GREENHOUSE TECHNOLOGY IN GHANA

INTRODUCTION  Agriculture is taking different procedures from the traditional to a more modernized system over the globe. Agriculture employs over 60% of Ghana labour force which demands that it must be abreast with increasing and current technology to make use of the limited resources such as land, water and nutrients.

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POWER OF LOVE – THE SCIENCE OF HOW RELATIONSHIPS IMPROVE HEALTH

WHY DO WE NEED RELATIONSHIPS?  Humans are social animals that depend on each other to survive. Researchers believe that people spend 80% of their time in the presence of others. This suggests that forming caring relationships with others is important. These relationships can be romantic but also include being close

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Electric Vehicles

The current transport situation   All of the travel disruptions from the COVID-19 pandemic have given us time to think about global transport. At the moment, sub-Saharan Africa’s transport is almost entirely fuel-based. This is becoming more expensive for citizens, as fuel prices continue to rise. Furthermore, pollution from fuel-based

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