About the Practice
Problem Statement:

Insect pests damage various crops and vegetables either by directly feeding or destroying post-harvest produce causing severe losses to the farmers.


In order to overcome losses caused by various insect pests in crops, Roshan Laldevelopeda decoction prepared from bark& leaves, and leaves & fruits of two locally available plants (names withheld due to IP reasons). The decoction, at low doses, was found to be very effective in management of sucking and borer insects’ in wheat and vegetables like okra, cauliflower, Brinjal, wheat and barley in the various experiments he undertook at his farms during the last decade. The preparation once prepared can be used for 5-6 months without any loss of efficacy.

About the Innovator

Knowledge Provider / Innovator: Roshan Lal
City: Kullu
State: Himachal Pradesh
PIN Code 175101

Practice Details

Link: Proven Utility of the Machine - can process herbs, flowers vegetables and fruits and many others products as below Aloe Vera: Herbal Juice, Hair Gel, Face Wash, Shampoo, Hand Wash, Extract, Powder Mango: Juice, Chutney, Jam Amla: Juice, Powder, Extract, Hair Oil, Candy, Sweets, Laddoo. Tulsi, Aswagandha, Satavar, Herbs : Juice, exatracts Flowers like rose, chameli, lavender etc: Extract and essence. Machine can extract pulp, gel, essential oils, essence and juice Machine can also be used to prepare sauce/puree/ketchup/soup/paste/gel Boiling is also facilitated with temperature regulation. It is very good option for income and employment generating opportunities for SHG, rural and tribal people by processing the fruits and selling value added products. It helps in improving the nutrition and in reducing the wastage of fruits, herbs and other perishable items.
Manufacturing Capacity: d) Licensing
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Problem Scale: 1) India

GIAN Reference: GIAN/UAL/142

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