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Event Name :
Demonstration of motorised Grounnut pod stripper
Event Venue :
At SARUL Tal Nashik
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University,Dnyanagangotri,Near Gangapur Dam, Nashik
Contact person details :
Rajaram Patil
Subject Matter Specialist (Agril Engg.)
9422283360 02532230698
Event Date :
9/25/2017 To 9/30/2017
Objective: Drudgery, Time & cost reduction in small scale Groundnut pod stripping after harvesting.
Pre Event Description :
Groundnut crop is mostly cultivated by small farmers. It is mostly cultivated for home scale consumption. Most of the groundnut crop operations like dibbling to harvesting and pod stripping, decortications are done manually. These operations are done by farm women. They are time consuming, incur high cost and drudgery. Introduction and demonstration of the small motorised groundnut stripper was planned in groundnut growing area at Sarul Tal Nashik. The demonstrations shall be followed by community use on individual fields by the farm women.
Target Group: Farm Women
Image: On field demonstration of groundnut stripper and use by farm women.