About the Practice

A vessel is filled with flour of pearl millet (Pennisetum typhoides) and the lid is closed. This vessel is buried under the mound of farm manure. After 15 days the flour is removed and mixed with seeds to be sown.

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Rameshbhai C. Patel
Agro-Ecological Zone: Agro Ecological Sub Region (ICAR) : North Gujarat plain (Inclusive of Aravalli range and East Rajasthan Uplands) hot, dry, semi – arid eco-subregion (4.2) Agro-Climatic Zone (Planning Commission) : Gujarat Plains and Hills Region (XIII), Agro Climatic Zone (NARP) : North Gujarat Agroclimatic zone (GJ-4)
Address: Talod
District: Sabarkantha
State: Gujarat
PIN Code 383215

Practice Details

Formulation: Pearl millet (Pennisetum typhoides)
Ingredients: Flour of pearl millet (Pennisetum typhoides), vessel, farm manure.

PAS 1:

"Adding organic material to the soil, crop rotation, physical barriers, encouraging predators, plant parts and plant extracts can be used effectively for control of this insect. HYPERLINK"

PAS 2:

"Using organic pest control methods can free the crops from the harmful effects of the chemical pesticides."

PAS 3:

The chemical, biological, cultural, traditional ways to control Termites which affects most kinds of crops in India,"

GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/494 - Practice ID: DTP0010000000138

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