|Monday 16 August 2010 - 16:50 gmt
||AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE, CARIBBEAN
||If the brief says that a person should be in shot then that person needs to look like they come from the Caribbean.
||picture showing: broilers in a pen being attended to by farmer; orchids in a greenhouse being attended to by a worker; banana plant in field where a sample of a disease is being taken by a researcher; tissue in lab being prepared by a technician; a female vet attending to a sheep.
Show a group of hunter gatherers in a forest hunting animals like agouti, deer, manicou and collecting fruits, nuts and berries.
Illustrate nomadic herdsmen with herds of animals nearby.
Show canning of grapefruit as an example of agricultural processing
Show examples of products in agriculture, designed as solutions to problems: mechanized harvester, artificial fertiliser, individual packaging for fruits, solar dryer for grains.
Agricultural equipment being manufactured. See link at http://kr.gobizkorea.com/att/english/offer/asiamct_cat_3_large_img1_2.jpg
Dairy cows in automated milking parlour. See link at http://www.wopereis.nl/staalbouw/
Crops being irrigated by a sprinkler system. See link at http://www.irriline.com/imgs/aL-)sprinkler_alu_pipe.jpg
image showing Guinea grass around the base of trees. See link at http://www.runrev.com/websites/rainforrestsite/admin/includes/display_image.php?id=75
Picture of seedlings grown from tissue culture in container in lab. See link at http://www.gemination.com/Images/TissueCultureContainer.jpg
Images showing various uses of solar technology, e.g. a solar panel for producing electricity for lights on a farm, operating water heater, powering an irrigation system and drying grains. See link at http://www.ucsusa.org/clean_energy/technology_and_impacts/impacts/up-with-the-sun-solar-energy.html>
images of typical soil organisms like earthworm, beetles, mole cricket, grub, termites, ants, a view through a microscope of some soil microorganisms. See link at http://www.env.go.jp/en/wpaper/1995/eae240140000001.gif
photo or a composite of photos showing a diversity of flowering plants: tall, short, large and small leaves, green and coloured leaves, upright and running. Show banana tree with fruit, fir tree, runners on strawberries, cactus with spines and swollen stem.
Images of different types of fruits, e.g. coconut, mangoes, pawpaw, string bean, cashew (show false fruit and real fruit), pineapple.
pictures showing an area of banana plantation, large well-kept mixed cropping field with irrigation lines. Show also tractor ploughing a field and workers (including women) planting seeds/seedlings. All photos should be taken in one of the Caribbean countries.
picture of a typical Caribbean (Grenada) small farm in a mountain area partly forested, a view that will allow one to see trees, shrubs, weed, etc. with their varying heights and a cloudy background.
picture showing a tractor clearing a forest area in Guyana; also show someone using a cutlass to clear by hand.
Image showing a farmer turning over soil using a fork. Diagram should show clods of soil clearly.
Image showing a soil undergoing secondary tillage by a rotavator. The texture of the soil produced must be shown clearly.
Add picture in margin to show terracing.
Image showing a farmer using a seeder to sow seed in the field.
photo showing a disease of a crop: could be tobacco mosaic virus or bacterial wilt.
Composite image showing Caribbean workers (men and women) using a range of hand tools and equipment in various stages of crop cultivation in a field. People could be clearing weeds with a cutlass, digging with a garden fork, raking over a seedbed, using a watering can to water young cabbages, piling weeds into a wheelbarrow. Also show a tractor pulling a plough and a rotavator and disc plough in a shed nearby.
image showing a range of tools used on farms including hand trowel and spade, garden fork, spade, hoe, rake, axe, cutlass, watering can, bucket, different types of wheelbarrows (basically all the items mentioned in the text should be illustrated)
tractor being used to drive a maize mill.
image of a disc plough.
image of a mouldboard plough
image of a disc harrow being drawn by a tractor, a tractor-drawn cultivator with tines visible, and a rotavator.
Picture of breeds of poultry: chicken, duck, geese and turkey.
Picture showing White Leghorn, Plymouth Rock and Rhode Island Red chickens.
image showing some agricultural products made from oranges such as orange juice and orange preserve.
picture of sorrel (Hibiscus sabdariffa) bearing fruit.
image of an anemometer.
image of a thermometer and a Stevenson screen for shading it when placed outdoors
Image of a hygrometer.
Image of crops in a field, livestock in pens, insects and earthworms in the soil, rats living in burrows in the soil and eating fruits stored in a farm building, birds flying around and nesting in trees and shrubs, bees pollinating flowers of crop, weeds overtaking a section of the field where crops (young maize plants) are.
Image of any or all of the following weeds: Bidens pilosa, Cyperus rotundus, Mimosa pudica, Desmodium fructescens, Commelina elegans and Rottboellia exaltata.
Image of a caterpillar eating a leaf on a plant.
Image showing a corn beetle on a corn plant with its larvae boring holes in corn grains
Image of aphids sucking juices out of the stem on a tomato plant.
Image of mole crickets feeding on roots of a celery crop in the field with some plants already fallen over at the point where the stem emerges from the soil.
picture of a range of microorganisms like different types of fungi, bacteria, nematodes as seen through a microscope.
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||(1/4 page, inside book, magazine or brochure)
|Notes on Budget:
||There is some movement on the budget, As long as the images match our requirements.