Rice

Phase I

 

Phase II

Duration: Ist Apr - 15th May (Core Area)   Duration: 20th Jul - 31st Aug
16th Apr - 31st May (Non-Core Area)    
     

Points of Emphasis

(Under Normal Suppy of Water)

  • Land Preparation
  • Selection of Varieties
  • Seed Rate and Treatment
  • Nursery Sowing (Not Before 20th May)
  • Nursery Treatment
  • Transplantation Time
  • Plant Population
  • Balanced Used of Fertilizer at Proper Time
  • Weed Control with Chemicals
  • Application of Zinc Sulphate

(Under Water Shortage Situation)

  • Pudding (only for three days)
  • Weed Control with Chemicals
  • Standing Water (only for 15 days)
  • Plant Population (100,000 hills/acre after 15th Jul)
 

Points of Emphasis

  • Transplanting Time (Basmati Varieties)
  • Plant Population
  • Balanced Used of Fertilizer at Proper Time
  • Zinc Application
  • Weed Control with Chemicals
  • Control of Insect Pests and Diseases