HUMAN GEOGRAPHY

HARVESTING AND PROCESSING OF OIL PALM

Harvesting of Oil Palm Harvested by cutting the base of the bunch using a curved knife tied on a long pole. The fruits are immediately collected and transported to the factory in lorries. Processing of Oil from Oil Palm Fruit Traditional Technique Fruits are removed from the stalk and boiled in metal drums for up …

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Comparison of Land Reclamation in Kenya and Netherland

Similarities In both countries, flooding was a common problem. Drainage ditches were used in both countries. Canals were used in both countries. The intention in both countries was to increase land for settlement and agriculture and control flooding. Differences Canals, dams and dykes were used to reclaim land in the Netherlands while Kenya used ditches, …

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Importance of tourism to Namibia

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Namibia is a newly independent country but the tourism sector has grown very fast within a short period of time. Incidentally, tourism is the 3rd largest contributor to the gross domestic product after mining and agriculture here is the Importance of tourism to Namibia  It has led to the preservation and boosting of the country‚Äôs …

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Factors that have contributed to the tourism growth in Namibia

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Namibia is a newly independent country but the tourism sector has grown very fast within a short period of time. Incidentally, tourism is the 3rd largest contributor to the gross domestic product after mining and agriculture The following are factors that have contributed to the tourism growth in Namibia  Advertisement that has been done by …

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VARIETIES OF OIL PALM IN NIGERIA

Oil Palm originated from West Africa. Grows in bunches with each carrying up to 1000 egg-shaped fruits that weigh 50 kg. Nigeria is the 2nd leading exporter of palm oil after Malaysia. varieties of oil palm there are three major varieties of oil palm Tenera this variety is ruling hybrid type and basically is the …

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9 OBJECTIVES OF THE ORANGE RIVER PROJECT

.Is the largest multi-purpose river scheme in the whole of Africa found in South Africa and it has been a major basis for the countrys agricultural and industrial development. The scheme started in 1962 and by 1990 a greater part of it had been completed. Its cost has been put to over 900 million dollars. …

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