Field of chilis

Chilis and birds

We grow chilis on our farm and discovered recently that birds were eating our red chilis. Surprised, we did some research and discovered that birds seem to be immune to the burning sensation of chilis. Some scientists say birds have so few taste buds that they cannot taste capsaicin, the Read more…

Mixed Gazunmyo herbs

Diversify your products

With climate change and unpredictable consumer demand, it’s important for farmers to diversify their products. More storms, stronger winds, and hotter temperatures may cause more diseases and pest infestations in the future. Epidemics like COVID-19 might influence people to stay more at home and hoard up on vegetables like lentils Read more…

gazunywet

Chinese Watercress

Scientific Name: Ipomoea aquatica Forssk. Local Name: Taiwan Gazun Common names: Kang kong, Pak boong Stage Seed Seedling Mature Plant Soil Preference Well-drained loamy or semi-clay Well-drained loamy or semi-clay Well-drained loamy or semi-clay Light Preference Full-sun; partial shade Full-sun; partial shade Full-sun Water Preference Lots of water Lots of Read more…