On-Farm Testings (OFTs)



Sr. No.

Crop

Season

Treatments

Village

Area (ha.)

No. of farmers

1

Wheat

Rabi

T1-Farmers practice: HD-2189 T2-Technology Assessed: NIAW-1994

Kalegaon

2.0

10

2

Rabi Sorghum

Rabi

T1 – Farmers practice : Gulbhendi T2 –(A) Technology assessed : Phule Madhur

Surdi

2.0

10

3

Improved hand tools

Rabi

T1: Farmers Practice : Harvesting by hand pulling. T2 : Technology Assessed: Use of Phule sorghum Uprooter.

Kalegaon

4.0

10

4

Kagzi Lime

Kharif

T1 – Farmers practice : No use of RDF & special Bahar practices i.e. G.R. T2 – Technology assessed : Use of RDF (600: 300:600 gm NPK + 15 kg FYM +15 kg Neem cake/Plant/ year. +Foliar appli, GA3@75ppm(June)+ NAA 400 ppm ( July & Feb) and CCC 1000 ppm(Aug-sept).

Surdi

2.80

14

5

French Bean

Kharif

T1 – Farmers practice : Use of Local variety of French bean (Waghya). T2 – Technology assessed : Use of Phule Suyash variety of Freanch bean.

Surdi

2.80

14

6

Sugarcane

Pre-seasonal

T1) Farmers Practice: Improper application of chemical pesticides 3-4 sprays (Chloropyriphos, Quinalphos, Phorate 10G). T2) Recommended Practice: i)Use of 5 to 6 Phule Tricocards/ha at the interval of 10 days @ 2 times.

Kalegaon / Undegaon

2.60

13

7

Soybean

Kharif

T1) Farmers Practice: Improper application of chemical pesticides 2-4 sprays (Chloropyriphos, Quinalphos cypermithrin). T2) Recommended Practice: i) Use of Nomurarea rilleyi@ 5gm/lit water two sprays at an interval of 15 days ii)Use of Pheromone trap@ 25/ha.

Ghanegaon / Kalegaon

2.60

13

8

Kagzi Lime

Rabi

T1- Farmers Practice: Improper 4-5 Sprays of Fungicides (Mancozeb, Dithane, COC). T2 - Technology assessed: i)Spray of COC 30gm + Streptocyline 1gm/10 lit water. ii)Two spray of 1% B.Mixture iii) One spray of 5% NSE

Surdi

2.60

13

9

Hybrid Napier grass

Kharif

T1 : Farmers Practice: Use of locally available Hybrid Napier or RBN-13. T2 : Technology Assessed : Use of improved Hybrid Napier grass DHN-6.

0.39

13

10

Dairy

Rabi

T1 : Farmers Practice: No use of pro-biotic in animal feed. T2 : Technology Assessed : Use of pro-biotic (EM solution) 50ml/Animal/Day.

13 No.

13

11

Improved Hand Tools

Rabi

T1: Farmers Practice : Traditional method of milking. T2 : Technology Assessed: Use of Improved Revolving milking Stand & Stool.

Ghanegaon

1 No.

13

12

Improved hand Mittens

Kharif

T1: Farmers Practice : Traditional method of harvesting. T2 : Technology Assessed: Use of Mittens.

Ghanegaon

13 No.

13

13

Nutritional Food

Kharif

T1: Farmers Practice : Regular diet T2 : Technology Assessed: Soya Nuts 20gm/day/children for three month.

Kalegaon

13

13

14

Vegetable Preservator

Summer

T1: Farmers Practice : Traditional Method. T2 : Technology Assessed: Use of Vegetable preservator (Janta Freeze )

Surdi

13 No.

13

15

Onion

Late Kharif

T1: Farmers practice: Hand weeding at 30-35 DAT. T2: Recommended Practice: Oxiflurofen 23.5EC @ 1.25ml/lit and one Handweeding at 45 DAT. T3 : Refine Practice : T2 + Phenoxa-prop-p-ethyl 9.3 EC @ 1.5ml/lit.

Ghanegaon

2.80

14