About the Practice

To improve the productivity of any crop species or to get higher yield from the crop plants, pieces of young aerial roots of banyan tree (Ficus benghalensis) emerging from the branches are collected and then broadcast in the field any day after the sowing of seeds is done with. Following this practice, increases the yield of the crop and there is no risk of crop failure.

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Tulasiyabhai Somabhai Bagul
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: Kodmal, Mahalpada, Ahwa
District: Dang
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 394710

Practice Details

Crop: Banyan tree
Crop Family: Moraceae
Crop Scientific Name: (Ficus benghalensis L.)
Crop Vernacular Name: Banian, Indian banyan, bargad, Bad
Formulation: Use of young aerial roots of banyan tree to improve the productivity of crop species.
Ingredients: Aerial roots of banyan tree (Ficus benghalensis)

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GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/413 - Practice ID: DTP0010000002180

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