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Event Name :
Field Day: Zero till drill for wheat sowing
Event Venue :
Bhatumba, Tal. Kej Dist Beed
KVK address :
Krishi Vigyan Kendra,Post Box No. 28, Ambajogai, Dist. Beed
Contact person details :
Suhas Krishnat Panke
Scientist (Agril. Extension)
9923991551 02446258557
Event Date :
12/30/2016 To 12/30/2016
Pre Event Description :
A field day program is organised to showcase the results of zero till drill tractor drawn machine for sowing of wheat.
Image: A field day program was organised to showcase results of zero till drill tractor drawn machine in wheat sowing. Farmers gave feedback as it requires less quantity of seed for sowing than traditional method. This is time and cost saving sowing method. It reduces cost of land preparation in rabi season by rupees 1500 to 1800 per acer. It also increases number of tillers per seed and maintains recommended spacing in crop. Dr. CMS Tripathi ( KVK Head and Sr. scientist) Shri. Samadhan Waghmode (Agriculture officer TAO Kej), Shri. Pramod Renapurkar (KVK Agril.Engineer), Suhas Panke (KVK Extension Scientist) and local panchayat body member were present in this program.