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Short Questions Question 1 It is important to select appropriate trees, it is not easy to replace once it is planted. The following factors should be considered when selecting species. A multipurpose tree must be able to adapt to climate change in the region, soils, topography, flora and fauna.


The acquisition cost of seed or cuttings should also keep in mind. Planting of most fruit trees, for example, are expensive. Some species are harder to adjust than others. Farmers should consider in advance how long they should take care of trees. If they need additional skills and knowledge to grow a particular species should be training or demonstration will be organized. Seeds or plants of the species considered easy. If asexual reproduction is necessary, farmers should receive training on how to do it. The seeds of Gliricidia sepium and Sesbania spp. For example, could not be readily available. Farmers need help with how to distribute the trees using root cuttings. They may not even enough time for the harvest of cuttings. Question 2 Role of trees or roots of fig trees is no different than any other plant. Edible fig (Ficus carica) roots, for example, grow best in fertile soil rich in organic matter that is moist but never soggy. Roots have four functions. Anchoring the plant figs, absorbs water and nutrients for plant growth and flowering and fruiting activities, in the case of tropical fig trees, aerial roots hanging from the branches to improve weight distribution of the structure.Picture of the roots can grow to a diameter of branches to see above the ground. ...
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