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Production technology

Production technology

Planting time: Sugarcane

Seed sowing rate of Sugarcane

Seed and seed sowing

Sowing time: Sugarcane

Time of Sowing:

Flat Planting: Planting method of sugarcane

Flat Planting:

  • Shallow (8-10 cm deep) furrows are opened with a local plough or cultivator at a distance of 75 to 90 cm.
  • There should be adequate moisture in the field at the time of planting.

Countour System: Planting method of sugarcane

Contour System of Planting:

  • This system can be followed in mild undulating terrain.
  • In this system furrows are opened along the contours across the slope.

Planting rate and spacing of sugarcane

Seed Rate and Spacing:

Table: Recommended seed rate and row spacing in various states

Planting season of sugarcane

Table : Optimum planting time for various states

State/ Region

water management in sugarcane

 

VANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF WATER MANAGEMENT PRACTICES IN SUGARCANE FOLLOWED BY CANAL COMMAND AREA FARMERS

 

Balasubramaniam, P. Vijayaraghavan, R and Ravichandran. V

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