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close this bookIndigenous Technology Knowledge for Watershed Management in upper North-West Himalayas of India (PWMTA, 1998)
close this folderChapter 5 - Folk agronomy
View the document(introduction...)
View the documentPrioritisation of crop sowing
View the documentMixed cropping
View the documentRotational farming
View the documentCrop threshing employing animals
View the documentUse of yak and bullocks for ploughing
View the documentTraditional germplasm of agricultural crops
View the documentUniform seed broadcasting and appropriate seed rate
View the documentRice dehusking
View the documentWeeding, strengthening, thinning and gap filling in maize crop
View the documentCrushing of coriander seeds with shoe before sowing
View the documentCrop harvesting on slopy lands
View the documentSeed selection for higher productivity
View the documentDistribution of organic manure
View the documentMinimum tillage (mechanical and biological practices for soil management)
View the documentDividing the fields into sub-plots
View the documentLanduse for optimum resource management
View the documentITK for vegetable cultivation
View the documentITK for horticultural crops