e hënë, 15 tetor 2007

Count of tillers in Paddy

Count of tillers in "Sri" Paddy - Variety Sona Masuri - Farmer P. Narasimha Reddy, Kothur Village, Midjil Mandal, Mahabubnagar District, Andhra Pradesh, India

Samples - Random 10 nos.
Alkaline soil treated with charcoal 43(Avg) 52(Max) 27 (Min)
Control Field 29(Avg) 35(Max) 23 (Min)

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e martë, 9 tetor 2007

PROGRESS

The farmers are very happy with the results of application and Charcoal and other soils amendments, with guidence they have adopted the treatments for Horticulture pits too.
COTTON






HORTICULTURE PIT TREATMENT




PADDY FIELD

e diel, 26 gusht 2007

COMPARE CHARCOAL TREATED AND NON-CHARCOAL TREATED FIELDS

RIGHT SIDE PADDY FIELD TREATED WITH CHARCOAL

NON-CHARCOAL TREATED

CHARCOAL TREATED

COTTON FIELD

e mërkurë, 25 korrik 2007

PADDY FIELD

The soil condition in the paddy field has improved very well, while walking in the field bare footed, one could feel the firmness and evenness of the soil. Whereas in untreated field, it is crumpy and slippery.

Pictures from the field

Cotton

e martë, 10 korrik 2007

e martë, 26 qershor 2007

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The charcoal produced from Prosopis Juliflora in the village is kept ready for spreading it in the alkaline soils after throughly cleaning it in water.
Farm yard manure is being applied to the field
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Sand is being spread in the field
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Sand and Charcoal is spread in the field and would be ploughed

Sand kept ready for spreading before ploughing
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Farm yard manure / vermicompost (25 kgs) + Charcoal cleaned in water (25 kgs)
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Vermicompost, being collected
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