About the Practice

Take 100 gm bark of payar and 100 g bark of sadad tree, grind it to powder and add water of one dry coconut (Cocos nucifera) fruit to it. Make the total volume of 1 L. Spray this mixture to 0.24 hectare of area of finger millet crop. Crop should be sprayed immediately as soon as the crop starts yellowing. Second spray should be given at the interval of 15 days. This practice is reported to give 60% control of yellowing of finger millet. Good results are obtained with in 20 days.

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Soniabhai Machhubhai Magariya
Agro-Ecological Zone: Agro Ecological Sub Region (ICAR): North Sahyadris and konkan coast hot humid eco sub region (19.1) Agro-Climatic Zone (Planning Commission): Gujarat plains and Hills region (XIII). Agro Climatic Zone (NARP): South Gujarat heavy rainfall area (GJ-1)
Address: Baaz, Ahwa
District: Dang
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 394710

Practice Details

Crop: Finger millet
Crop Family: Poaceae
Crop Scientific Name: (Eleusine coracana)
Crop Vernacular Name: Red millet, Ragi
Formulation: Use of bark of (Terminalia crenulata) and (Ficus amplissima) to cure yellowing of finger millet (Eleusine coracana) crop.
Ingredients: Bark of sadad (Terminalia Arjuna), bark of payar (Ficus amblissima), coconut water (Cocos nucifera)

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GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/407 - Practice ID: DTP0010000002114

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