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Changing face of agriculture- Mokhada

Changing the face of agriculture in Mokhada Taluka

 
‘It was like getting admission in the school for the first time and directly appearing for  S.S.C exam’

Reflections of a farmer, of Koch village on exporting vegetables to London!

 
Background :

In India, agriculture is always considered as the mainstay of large number of population.  Presently, most of the farmers […]

By |July 1st, 2015|Livelihood|3 Comments

Transfer of technology to the farmers

Seed treatment- An efficient method to reduce the Cost of Production for Paddy cultivation

 Introduction:

Paddy seed treatment is a simple process of treating the old seeds of paddy with salt water solution such that the same set of seeds can be reused for cultivation. The process majorly helps the farmer in saving the cost of seed […]

By |July 1st, 2015|Livelihood|0 Comments

Adopting System of Rice Intensification

System of Rice Intensification technique in Mokhada

About SRI:
The System of Rice Intensification (SRI) is an agricultural methodology used to increase the productivity of rice, by changing the management of plants, soil, water and nutrients.
Benefits of the SRI technique:
Increased yields of 20-50%
Reduction in seed requirement by 80-90%
50% less water needed.
Source: (SRI International Netwok and […]

By |June 27th, 2015|Livelihood, Livelihood|0 Comments