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Intercropping Model By Kurnool Farmer - Mr.Sivaram


AUTHOR : Mr SIVARAM(+91 99859 80696)

Farmer Mr Sivaram from Kurnool did intercropping experiment with different combinations. The explanation in his words.

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I tried the best intercropping pattern. Sowed in 18 acres of land.

Red gram – Kandulu (180 days – crop duration)
Black gram – Minumulu (85 days – crop duration)

Green gram – Pesara (55 days – crop duration)

finger millet – Raagulu(110 days – crop duration)

foxtail millet – Korra(90 days – crop duration)

Sorghum 2 types – Jonna (110 days – crop duration)

Pearl millet – Sajja(80 days – crop duration)

Sesame (Black and White) - Tella nuvvulu/Nalla Nuvvulu(90 days – crop duration)

Black-eyed pea/Cow Pea - Alasandalu/Bobbarlu (90 days – crop duration)



I applied only Jeevamrutham.. with this intercropping pattern…there is no space for weeding.I successfully implemented it. Harvesting of the crop starts from 55th day (green gram) up to 180 days ( red gram )



PLOT NO : 1  Red gram + black gram + Finger millet

1
2
3
4
5
6
Red Gram
Black gram - Minumulu
Finger Millet - Raagulu
Finger Millet - Raagulu
Finger Millet - Raagulu
Black gram - Minumulu
Cow pea
Sesame(black)



Sesame(black)
Sesame ( White)





Sorghum ( 2 types )






PLOT NO : 2  Red gram + Green  gram + Foxtail millet

1
2
3
4
5
6
Red Gram
Green gram - Pesara
Foxtail Millet - Korra
Foxtail Millet - Korra
Foxtail Millet - Korra
Green gram - Pesara
Cow pea
Sesame(black)



Sesame(black)
Sesame ( White)





Sorghum ( 2 types )






PLOT NO : 3  Red gram + Green  gram + Pearl Millet - Sajja

1
2
3
4
5
6
Red Gram
Green gram - Pesara
Pearl Millet - Sajja
Pearl Millet - Sajja
Pearl Millet - Sajja
Green gram - Pesara
Cow pea
Sesame(black)



Sesame(black)
Sesame ( White)





Sorghum ( 2 types )






PLOT NO : 4  Red gram + Green gram + Finger millet

1
2
3
4
5
6
Red Gram
Green gram - Pesara
Finger Millet - Raagulu
Finger Millet - Raagulu
Finger Millet - Raagulu
Green gram - Pesara
Cow pea
Sesame(black)



Sesame(black)
Sesame ( White)





Sorghum ( 2 types )






Red gram + black gram + Finger millet
PLOT NO : 2  Red gram + Green  gram + Foxtail millet




PLOT NO : 3  Red gram + Green  gram + Pearl Millet – Sajja




42 days Crop






At Harvesting Stage:






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