About the Practice

After determining the wind direction, ash is sprinkled over the crop at night. The ash forms a protective layer on the crop. By the time the temperature goes up because of the sun, the ash falls off and the crop is protected from "chhasio".

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Jagmal Sagar
Agro-Ecological Zone: Agro Ecological Sub Region (ICAR) : Western Plain, Kachchh And Part Of Kathia ( 2.4, 2.3), Agro-Climatic Zone (Planning Commission) : Gujarat Plains & Hills Region (XIII), Agro Climatic Zone (NARP) : North West Zone (GJ-5) North Saurashtra (GJ-6)
Address: Vaghada
District: Surendranagar
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 382130

Practice Details

Crop: Cumin
Crop Family: Umbellifers
Crop Scientific Name: (Cuminum cyminum)
Crop Vernacular Name: Jeera, Jeeru, Jeere
Ingredients: Ash

GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/468 - Practice ID: DTP0010000000011

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