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On Farm Testing:

Sl. No

Crop / enterprise

Prioritized problem

Title of intervention

1 Pigeonpea Micronutrient deficiency  in Pigeonpea Micro nutrient (Boron) Management in Pigeonpea
2

Wheat

Heavy weed infestation in Wheat Use of weedicide in Wheat
3 Onion Low yield and purple blotch Introduction of new variety of Onion
4 Mulberry Imbalanced and inadequate nutrition INM in Mulberry
5 Groundnut Non use of Gypsum Secondary nutrient management

FRONT LINE DEMONSTRATIONS:

Sl.  No.

Category/Crop or enterprise

Prioritized problem

Title of Technology

1

Groundnut

Use of low yielding varieties and shriveled seed kernels

Integrated Nutrient Management in Groundnut

2

Sorghum

·   Lack of good quality seeds

·   No seed treatment

·   Imbalanced use of nutrient and non use micronutrients

·   Moisture stress during crop growth

·   Poor management of pest ,diseases

Popularization of Sorghum verities JP1-5/Anuradha

3

Bengal gram

·   Non use of improved variety seeds

·   Nutrient management

·   Pod borer management

·   Wilt Management  

Integrated Crop Management in Bengalgram 

4

Chilli

·   No raised bed nurseries

·   No seed treatment

·   Poor nutrient management

·   Pest and diseases

  • Chilli murda

  • Gall midge

  • Powdery mildew and fruit rot

Integrated Crop Management in Chilli

5

Redgram

·   Lack of knowledge of improved varieties

·   Non availability good quality seeds

·   No seed treatment

·   Weeds problem

·   Sub optimal use of nutrients

·   Non use micronutrients

·   Moisture stress during crop growth

·   Poor management of pest and diseases

·   No grading and value addition

IIntegrated Crop Management in Redgram

6

Greengram

Low yield and use of local varieties

Popularization of improved Green gram verities BGS-9/Sel-4

 

7

Bt Cotton

Low yield

ICM in Bt Cotton

8

Paddy

Imbalance nutrient management

ICM in paddy

9

Mulberry

Poor leaf yield verities 

ICM in Mulberry

10

Foxtail millet

Low yielding varieties

Popularization of foxtail

millet

11

Fodder

Low milk yield in animals due to scarcity of  green fodder

Popularization of fodder bank

12

Banana

Less number of plant population and deficiency in nutrition

High density planting and bunch nutrition in Banana