Kharif season is at its peak. Under which these days the paddy crop has been ripened and ready. At the same time, harvesting of paddy has also started in some places. meanwhile Indian Council of Academic Research (ICAR) Has issued advisory for Rabi season. Under which ICAR has asked the farmers to be ready for the Rabi season. Along with this, ICAR has also advised farmers to start sowing of early wheat variety from October 20. Along with this, ICAR has also given information about the precautions to be taken at the time of sowing of wheat, effective methods. Let us know what is the necessary advice given by ICAR to the farmers for sowing of wheat.
Timely sowing of wheat till November 10
In the advisory issued by ICAR, farmers have been advised to sow the early varieties of wheat between October 20 and November 10. Which would require an irrigation. Similarly, ICAR has fixed the time from 10 to 25 November for timely sowing of wheat. In which 4 to 5 irrigations have been advised. Similarly, it is advised to sow late varieties of wheat in December, which will also require 4 to 5 irrigations. In the advisory issued by ICAR, it has been clarified that premature sowing can reduce production.
Use disease free seeds, do not mix other types of seeds
In the advisory issued by ICAR, farmers have been advised to use disease free, certified seeds for sowing wheat. At the same time, ICAR has said in the advisory that at the time of selection of seeds, do not use the same variety of seeds. Do not mix seeds of two varieties together. At the same time, farmers have been advised to purify the seed if there is no certified seed. For this, one kg of seed can be used with thiram and captan. After this process the seeds should be dried in the shade.
It is necessary to plow the field in one week after harvesting of Kharif crops.
In the advisory issued by ICAR, it has been advised to plow the field within a week after harvesting of Kharif crops. However, farmers have been forbidden from deep plowing. By doing this the seeds go deeper and germination does not come in them. At the same time, farmers have been advised to irrigate by plowing it when the field remains dry.
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