- Sowing of blackgram during second week of July increased the grain yield to the tune of 25% and also standardized the optimum fertilizer dose as given below.
|Particulars||N (kg/ha)||P (kg/ha)||K (kg/ha)||S (kg/ha)|
- Application of Zinc sulphate @ 25 kg/ha in addition to recommended N, P, K & S boosted the pulses yield by 18 per cent.
- Pre emergence application of weedicide, Fluchloralin @ 1.5 litres/ha or Pendimethalin @ 2.0 litres / ha or post emergence application of pursuit @ 750 ml/ha is highly effective in managing the weeds in pulses.
- Application of 2% DAP or pulse wonder @ 5 kg/ha as foliar spray at 30 and 45 days after sowing and combined inoculation of Rhizobium and Phosphobacteria @ 600 g/ha increased Blackgram and greengram grain yield by 17 to 20 per cent.