About the Practice

Wheat stalk is used as a fertilizer to increase the yield of cotton crop.

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Maganbhai Talsania
Agro-Ecological Zone: Agro Ecological Sub Region (ICAR) : Western Plain, Kachchh And Part Of Kathiawar Peninsula, Hot Arid Eco-Region (2.4), Agro-Climatic Zone (Planning Commission) :Gujarat Plains & Hills Region (XIII), Agro Climatic Zone (NARP) North Saurashtra (GJ-6)
Address: Rajkot
District: Rajkot
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 360001

Practice Details

Crop: Cotton
Crop Family: Malvaceae
Crop Scientific Name: (Gossypium arboreum)
Crop Vernacular Name: Kapaas,kapusa, rui, ru
Formulation: Wheat stalk
Ingredients: Wheat stalks

PAS 1:

"Tillage Depth, Tillage Timing, And Cover Crop Effects On Cotton Yield, Soil Strength, And Tillage Energy Requirements"

PAS 2:

"Applying a combination of both organic materials and effective microorganisms resulted in a 44% increase in Cotton yield over control"

PAS 3:

"Using forage turnip as a cover crop provided an increased cotton yield, and this practice can be recommended."

GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/475 - Practice ID: DTP0010000000088

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