Kolar farmers harvest good yields in redgram
Farmers in Bangarpet taluk tried some principles of SRI in Redgram crop like lesser seed, transplanting seedlings of right age; wider spacing etc., harvesting around 6quintals per acre.
SRI - a new hope for cultivating paddy under less water conditions
Seenappa a farmer in Balamande village of Kolar district is excited to see 65 tillers per hill in his paddy crop and hopes to get a good harvest this season.
Magadi farmers to set up a community seed bank
Farmers in Guddahalli and Ukadda villages in Magadi taluk are all set to start a community seed bank in their village. Having got good yields by practicing a combination of sustainable...