Cropping system

  • Plant geometry and inter cropping for sustainable sugarcane initiative (SSI) in Cauvery delta region
  • Technology approved for adoption in 84th SWC: Planting of sugarcane in double rows at 150 cm row pacing and inter cropped with Sunhemp for higher cane yield crop equivalent and sugar yield in plant crop and ratoon crops.  Economics – net return Rs. 2,47,367/ ha and BCR -2.92