Incrase pulse Production through front line demonstrations

Article Id: BKAP83 | Page : 43-47
Citation :- Incrase pulse Production through front line demonstrations .Bhartiya Krishi Anusandhan Patrika.2018.(33):43-47

HansRaj Singh, P. S. Tiwari, Hem Singh, Vipin Kumar and  Arvind Kumar

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Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Ghazianbad, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel Univ. of Agriculture & Tech. Meerut (U.P.)


    Field demonstrations were conducted in Rabi and Kharif season 2015-16 and 2016-17 at Rajapur, Muradnagar and Loni block of Ghaziabad district U.P. Under NFSM programme to evaluate the pulse yield of different variety peagon pea, black geam and masoor. It was found that the pusa 991 variety of Peagon pea gave highest yield among the three varieties i.e. Pusa 991, Pusa 992 and Upas 120 (farmer practice). The average yield of Pusa 991 was found 15.025 q/ha which was 9.76% more as compared to farmers practice, net profit was found 103240 /ha. Where as Pant Urd 31 gave highest average yield 14.20 q/ha and it was 13.24% more as compared to farmers practice (PDU-1) and net profit was recorded as 71000 /ha. Similarly the yield obtained of Pusa masoor 5 was 14.91 q/ha which was 28.91% more as compared to L 4147 (Farmer Practice) and net income received  69778/ha.
    Similarly conducted experiment on effect of zinc sulphate on pulse crops, it was found the same effect on all crop and varieties. The additional income were obtained  6000-8000 /ha from peagon pea  4000-6000 /ha from black gram  3600-5580 /ha from Masoor crop. 




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