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                                                On Farm Testing- 2017-18  

Sl.No Crop Tile of On farm Testing Number
1 Horsegram Use of new genotype for higher productivity in Horse gram 5
2 Chickpea Use of new genotype for higher productivity in Chickpea 5
3 Betel vine Phytophthora wilt management 3
4 Onion Performance assessment of onion varieties for rabi season 5

 

                                        Front Line Demonstration - 2017-18  

Sl. No

Category/

Crop or enterprise

Prioritized problem

Technologies Demonstrated

No. of Demo

Area (ha)/ Units

1

Sorghum

Incidence of shoot bugs & aphids 

ICM

10

4

2

Wheat

Use of low yielding varieties & unscientific method of cultivation

ICM

10

4

3

Foxtail millet

Use of low yielding varieties & Non cultivation of millets

Demonstration  of HYV of Foxtail millet (SIA)

10

4

4

Safflower

Area under cultivation is decreasing due  non availability of prominent variety & low yield

Demonstration of new variety PBNS-12

10

4

5

Mustard

Non availability of high yielding variety

Demonstration of new variety NRCHB-101

10

4

6

Cotton

 

Sucking pest incidence, Pink boll worm incidence and Imbalanced  use of pesticides & fertilizers

IPM in cotton

10

4

7

Sugarcane

High infestation of early shoot borer  in new planting  followed by ratoon

Management of early shoot borer

10

4

8

Coriander

Use of local varieties & Low yield

Demonstration of new high yielding variety

10

2

9

Brinjal

Brinjal shoot and fruit borer menance

Management of shoot & fruit borer in Brinjal

5

2

10

Onion storage structure

Storage loss due to  Sprouting & rotting of blubs

Demonstration of low cost  of onion  storage structure

-

1 unit

11

Chilli

Root knot nematode problems in nursery and main field

 

Management of root knot nematode in chilli

5

2

12

Fodder production

Non availability of perennial green fodder for sheep

Demonstration of multi cut sorghum COFS-29 fodder, Rhodes grass  and hedge lucerne

20

20

13

Sheep

Non availability of balanced feed, Poor health & growth of lambs and high mortality

Integrated sheep management to enhance productivity and good health

6

6

14

Bullocks

Poor health and body condition of working bullocks and High incidence of ectoparasite (tick)

Integrated management of working bullocks to improve health and body condition

15

15 pair

15

Pulses

Infestation of pulses by Storage  pests 

Démonstration of structure  for  safe  storage of pulses

-

5 group