Horticulture

Major Activities

A.    Front Line Demonstration

i. Production enhancement of Arecanut in South 24 Parganas

  

B.    On-Farm Trial

i. Assessment of the effect of fertilizers on the productivity and fruit quality of Litchi in South 24 Parganas district

ii. Assessment of application of Nano Urea as foliar spray on productivity of Bitter gourd in the land embankment cultivation in South 24 Parganas district

 

C.     Capacity Building Programme

       i.            Vegetable cultivation on land embankment

     ii.            Nutrient Management in Vegetable Crops

  iii.            Non-traditional Fruit cultivation

   iv.            Climate smart Betelvine cultivation in Hi-tech Shade net boroz

     v.            Profitability enhancement in guava farming through different technological intervention

   vi.            Salinity reclamation through crop cultivation options

vii.            Nursery management and seedling rearing of horticultural crops

viii.            Plant health management of  horticultural crops through scientific application of  spray fertilizers & plant hormones

   ix.            Self employment generation through Hi-tech horticultural approaches

 

D.    Production of Quality Inputs

 

Seed

Vegetable Seedling

Fruit Seedling

Flower Seedling

Amorphophallus

Tomato (F1)

Mango (Amrapali, Himsagar)

Chrysanthemum

 

Chilli (F1)

Sapota (Cricket Balll)

Dahlia

 

Cabbbage (F1)

Guava (Baruipur Khaja, Allahabad Safeda)

Marigold

 

Cauliflower (F1)

Lime (Pati, Kagji)

Inca

 

Knolkhol (F1)

Coconut (ECT, COD, MYD)

Salvia

 

 

Arecanut

Kochia

 

Black pepper

Papaya

Zinnia

 

 

 

E.     Documentation & Publication

Type

Description

Book

Vegetable Cultivation (140 pages)

Booklet

Medicinal & Aromatic Plants

Leaflet

Sweet Potato Cultivation in Saline Soil

Leaflet

Amorphophallus Cultivation

Leaflet

Okra Cultivation

Leaflet

Kharif Onion Cultivation

CD

Shine of betel vine growing betel vine in Hi-tech Shade Net boroz

CD

Bilingual software based Directory on Medicinal plants

 

* Technology Developed and disseminated