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Sweet corn Harvest

On Farm Trial : 2009-2010

Discipline : Horticulture

Vanlalhmuaka Ngente SMS (Horticulture)






Name of OFT : Mulching technology for Pineapple


Problem : Drudgery in weeding of Pineapple.



Parameters: (a) Survivality %.

                    (b) Weed population / sq. mt.

                 (c) Yield / ha. 





Trials were Conducted at KVK farm, farmers who visited were impressed and so high interest in the method. Unfortunately, the plastic mulch lasted only for one year, it was damaged by high wind and animals. But the result was satisfactory that there is no weeds infestation till it was covered by plastic mulch.