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Kurnool 1

Event Name :
Assessment of Fertilizer Dispenser to reduce drudgery of farm women for applying fertilizers in chillies.
Event Venue :
Govindapalle and Yagantipalle villages
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Yagantipalli, PO. BanaganapalliDistt. Kurnool
Contact person details :
K.Lakshmi Priya
Programme Assistant (Homescience)
Event Date :
10/4/2017 To 11/29/2017
Objective: To reduce postural discomfort of farm women in applying fertilizers in chillies and to reduce labour wages.
Pre Event Description :
Fertilizer Dispenser was introduced for applying fertilizer in chillies crop, labour saving was by 25% and cost on fertilizer by Rs.2,000/- with the use of fertilizer dispenser ,the drudgery was recorded as minimum to moderate than manual application, which was recorded from moderate to maximum. with the fertilizer use efficiency is good due to application of correct qty. of fertilizer at root zone and avoids improper application there by gives uniform distribution of fertilizer.
Target Group: Farm Women