About the Practice

Gram hay is useful for the preservation of gram (Cicer arietinum) seed. In the storage house, the bags of gram seed are systematically arranged over the hay layer.A second hay layer of one and half to two feet on the top of to expel air pockets. Thereby air circulation is prevented and seeds are warmed by hay heat and their germination power is retained. Learnt the method from his forefather.

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Rambhai Hirabhai Kadachh
Agro-Ecological Zone: Central Highlands (Malwa), Gujarat Plain And Kathiawar Peninsula, Semi-Arid Eco Region
Address: Kadachh, Mangrol
District: Junagadh
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 362225

Practice Details

Crop: Gram seeds
Crop Family: Fabaceae
Crop Scientific Name: (Cicer arietinum)
Crop Vernacular Name: Chana
Ingredients: Gram hay

GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/317 - Practice ID: DTP0010000000524

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