1. Rainfall recorded at KVK Gonikoppal on 21.06.2019 was 0.13 inches (3.3 mm). 2 .To manage Koleroga and Bud rot diseases in Arecanut, Spray Bordeaux mixture (1%) at least two times at an interval of 45 days. 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.

Mixed fruit Orchard

In KVK farm we are having Mixed fruit orchard which includes of sapota varieties like cricket ball and alahabad safeda variety of guava. The Sapota trees are planted with a spacing of 10 meters in 1 acre area and the guava trees are planted within the space between the sapota trees. This helps the farmers utilize the empty spaces in the farms.

Mixed fruit plot 1