Pond based integrated farming system (IFS)
Deogarh is the smallest and most resource poor district of Odisha. Khilei, an under developed tribal dominated village of the district is surrounded by hills and forests. Debendra Dhal a young man of this village is now an example setter in the district, establishing a model pond based integrated farming system (IFS) in his village.
More Profit from Banana Cultivation
Manoj Kumar Sahu is a young farmer of Singhasal village of Barkote Block. During 2008 he left the company job and made up his mind to take horticulture as his profession. In the first year he invested Rs.40,000/- in planting 1500 numbers of G–9 variety of banana and got a profit of more than 1 lakh.4800 tissue culture banana plants of G–9 and dwarf Cavendish are now in his back yard plot. Last year he had a deposit of Rs.2,80,000/- in his bank account after deducting the cost of installation of drip irrigation facility and bore well. He has given regular employment to 3 labourers of his village, From the profit he has purchased one mobile phone, a motor cycle and few assets for his house after a handsome deposit in the bank. His product is the main attraction in the fruit market of Tensa…
Doctor in home :Mrs.Julli Sahu
Sweet Orange cultivation : Income is more than the expenditure
Mr.JagannathPradhan lives in Khilaberini village of Reamal block. He had 5 acres of unproductive old sweet orange orchard. Improper management and caring had left to low productivity of his orchard.
He came in contact with KrishiVigyan Kendra, Deogarh during 2006-07 while visiting the District Agriculture Office. He interacted with the scientists and followed their instructions in rejuvenating the orchard. IPDM control measures were taken by the scientists under OFT programme to check infestation of fruit socking moth and die-back disease. Micronutrients like Ca, B & Zn…