Activities

On-Farm Trial

  • Studies on the Bio-efficacy of Pretilachlor and Bensulfuron methyl (Londax power) in boro transplanted rice in medium to low land situation of South 24 Parganas district
  • Effect of different types of mulching material in reducing the cost of irrigation and weed management in winter vegetable cultivation (Tomato) during Rabi Season
  • Assessment of yield performance of different varieties of Turmeric
  • Management of mustard aphid by combination of yellow sticky traps in combination with different days of sowing for farming situation of South 24 Parganas district
  • Assessment of IPM techniques to reduce stem borer (S. incertulus Wlk.) and leaf folder (N. medinalis) infestation for higher production and productivity of Rice
  • Evaluation of FEAST (Feed Assessment Tool - A diagnostic computer program) software program to develop area specific strategy for improving feed supply to homestead dairy cows.
  • Evaluation of FEAST (Feed Assessment Tool - A diagnostic computer program) software program to develop area specific strategy for improving feed supply to homestead dairy cows
  • Assessment of performance of broiler chicks for first seven days in different stocking densities in South 24 Parganas district.
  • Small scale home based feed formulation for the successful rearing of ornamental fish culture in South 24 Parganas district
  • Assessment of Periphyton-based aquaculture production in composite fish culture.
  • Studies on the performance of integrated fish–duck–dyke vegetables production System

Frontline Demonstration

  • Use of Drum Seeder
  • System of Rice Intensification (SRI)
  • Varietal replacement
  • Lentil; High yielding Variety
  • Kharif Onion
  • Introduction of High value crops like Broccoli, Capsicum, French Bean
  • Introduction of early vegetables cultivation during winter season
  • Orchard Development (Ber, Banana, Guava etc.) and cultivation of intercrops
  • INM & IPM in coconut
  • Multi-tier horticulture
  • Protected cultivation in shade net and poly house
  • Management practices for maximizing yield, management of YVM and borers
  • Mushroom Cultivation for nutritional security of farmers and entrepreneurship development
  • Bee Keeping
  • Vermi-composting
  • Portable poultry incubator with solar panel ( 50 egg capacity)
  • Enrichment of straw by addition of urea and mineral mixture
  • Rearing of ornamental birds (Badrika) for entrepreneurship development
  • Introduction of BV-300 poultry breed as layers
  • Cultivation of seasonal & perennial fodder crops
  • Breed replacement of indigenous pigs with Ghungroo breed
  • Air breathing fish Breeding & culture management practices
  • Culture of brackishwater species like Bhangor, Bacha, Bhetki in freshwater aquaculture system
  • Low cost feed production technology for Crab farmers of Sunderbans
  • Pompano farming in brackishwater aquaculture

Training

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Extension Activites

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