Kodagu kennel club, Pollibetta (R) in association with Karnataka Veterinary association, Kodagu and ICAR-KVK Gonikoppal is organising a Dog show on 24th December 2019 at G.M.P school ground, Gonikoppal.

Farmers Advisory for Kodagu district for the month of June, 2019.


Crops and Recommendations

Arecanut

  1. Apply 100 gm Urea, 100 gm Rock phosphate & 150 grams MOP in the month of June
  2. Collect and destroy infected / fallen nuts
  3. To avoid nut splitting, soil application of Borax -30 gm & Zinc Sulphate 60 gm per plant may be given once in 2-3 years
  4. To manage Koleroga and Bud rot diseases, Spray 1% Bordeaux mixture at least two times at an interval of 45 days
  5. Provide good drainage to prevent water logging
  6. Collect and destroy infected / fallen nuts

Black Pepper

  1. Apply Dolomite 500 gm/ Vine
  2. Soil application of 140gm urea, 150 gm Rock Phosphate and 200gm MOP in June month or 50 gm urea – 100gm DAP – 200gm MOP
  3. Spray potassium Phosphonate 3 ml per lit. or 1% Bordeaux mixture during first week of June to manage Foot rot (Quick wilt) disease in Black Pepper
  4. Apply 50 gm Trichoderma along with Compost or Neem cake
  5. Apply AMC: Mix 4 Kg of AMC in 200 ltr. of water and add 1-2 kg jaggery. Keep for one day and drench 3 to 4 lit. per pepper Vine. It will help in maintaining good vine health

Coffee

  1. Apply urea 75 kg, DAP 80 kg, MOP 85 kg per Acre
  2. Pruning of shade trees
  3. Pruning of coffee bushes
  4. Borax -30 gm & Zinc Sulphate 60 gm per plant may be given once in 2-3 years
  5. Ideal time for planting
  6. Spray 0.5% Bordeaux mixture at least two times at an interval of 45 days to avoid Leaf rust and black rot diseases
  7. Cleaning of existing cradle pits

Ginger

  1. Provide good drainage to prevent water logging
  2. Spray 1% Bordeaux mixture and drench copper oxy chloride 3 gm per lit. to manage Rhizome rot disease

Veterinary

  1. Get your animals dewormed & vaccinated against Hemorrhagic Septicemia (HS).it is available in all veterinary hospitals of Dept. of Animal Health and Veterinary Services

Paddy

  1. Get the soil tested for lime application in paddy fields
  2. Sow the seeds of green manure available in Raitha Samparka Kendra (RSK) centres

Note: Fertilizer recommendations are general. Always test your soil once in 2- 3 years for more accurate recommendations.