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Dangers of overdepending on the exportation of agricultural products and their solutions

Dangers of over depending on the exportation of agricultural products and their solutions

The following are the dangers of over depending on the exportation of agricultural products Price fluctuations on the world market cause unstable export earnings, hence reducing government earnings. Agricultural products fetch low prices on the world market, which discourages farmers from growing crops for export. Losses because of poor storage facilities, which reduce on the …

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What is surveying?

Surveying or land surveying is the art of and science of determining the relative position of various points or stations on the surface of the earth by measuring the horizontal and the vertical distances, angles and taking the details of these points, and by preparing a map or plan to any suitable scale. In other …

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Importance of levelling in field work

Leveling is a method or element of land surveying which deals with determining points on land surface above sea level. The points of known height are called benchmarks and they are determined from an assumed zero height point at sea level called a datum. It employs leveling instruments such as theodolite and the Abney level.  …

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Advantages of air transport

ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF AIR TRANSPORT

WHAT IS AIR TRANSPORT? Air transport is a mode of transportation that involves the transportation of goods and passengers by the use of airplanes, helicopters, and other types of aircraft. Air transport is the most recent mode of transport. It is the gift of the 20th century to the world.  The two world wars gave …

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