Minor Millets Back on the Farms

Minor Millets Back on the Farms

Minor millets back on the farms Farmers in Bangarpet and Chintamani taluks in Karnataka went in for cultivating climate resilient nutrition rich millet crops. The millets not only offer food security but also are considered nutrition rich and resilient. Minor coarse...
Farmers Harvest Pulses After Paddy

Farmers Harvest Pulses After Paddy

After the harvest of Paddy, as catch crops, 150 farmers in Kalghatagi taluk in Dharwad took up moth bean and 50 farmers took up black gram in the residual moisture, in rainfed SRI fields. Farmers realized moth bean yields of 1.5 q/acre and income of Rs. 12,000/- (from...