cultivation of pomegranate and its uses

BOTANICAL NAME: Punica granatum L
FAMILY: Punicacae
English: Pomegranate
Sanskrit: Dadima
Hindi: Anar
Tamil: Maadhulai
Malayalam: Matalam
Kanada: Daalimbe

DESCRIPTION: Punica granatum L. is a small deciduous tree with smooth, dark grey bark. The thorns are straight, long, pointed and woody. The leaves are narrow and glossy. The flowers are usually scarlet red (occasionally yellow)...

cultivation of curry leaf and its uses

BOTANICAL NAME: Murraya koengii L.
FAMILY: Rutaceae
English: Curry leaf
Sanskrit: Surabhi
Hindi: Katnim, Karipatta
Tamil: Karuvempu
Malayalam: Karivepu Kanada: Karibevu

DESCRIPTION: This is an evergreen shrub, up to 6m with spreading dark green foliage. The leaves of the plant are covered with minute glands and are also strongly aromatic. The plant bears clusters of small white fragrant flowers. Fruits...

cultivation of hibiscus herb and its uses

BOTANICAL NAME: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L.
FAMILY: Malvaceae
English: Hibiscus, shoe-flower, Chinese rose
Sanskrit: Japapuspa
Hindi: Jasund
Tamil: Semparuthi
Malayalam: Ayamparutti
Kanada: Dasavala

DESCRIPTION: Hibiscus rosa-sinensis L. is an evergreen shrub that grows up to 30m in ideal conditions. More generally, it is about 2.5m. The leaves are bright green, ovate and coarsely...

Greenhouse Farming: Lettuce

Hydroponics ( Name originates from the Greek words hydro, water and ponos, work) is a strategy for developing plants soil .
Physical plants may be developed with their in the mineral supplement arrangement just or in a latent medium, for example, rock, mineral fleece, or coconut husk.

The Four basic lettuces are

1) Leaf Lettuce

The leaf lettuce comes in numerous hues, from emerald green to dim maroon. Surfaces range from adjusted edges to ornaments...

Cultivation Techniques for Melia dubia (malabar neem)

Site elements

The trees develop well in sandy topsoil, red and lateritic soils with a yearly precipitation of 800 mm or more.

Seed accumulation, preparing and Nursery procedures

Seed preparing and pretreatments: Reports state extremely poor germination in Melia. Learns at IFGTB uncover germination as high as 60 for every penny with no pretreatments. The drupes ought to be evaluated in water to uproot gliding seeds preceding sowing.

Nursery: Seed...



farm tractors and its types

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    Tractor is a self-moved force unit having wheels or tracks for working horticultural actualizes and machines including trailers.
    Tractor motor is utilized as a prime mover for dynamic apparatuses and stationary ranch hardware through force take-off shaft (PTO) or belt pulley.

    Arrangement OF TRACTORS

    Tractors can be arranged into three classes on the premise of auxiliary configuration:

    (i) Wheel tractor: Tractors, having three of four pneumatic wheels are called wheel tractors. Four wheel tractors are most mainstream all over the place.

    (ii) Crawler tractor: This is likewise called track sort tractor or chain sort tractor. In such tractors,
    there is interminable chain or track set up of pneumatic wheels.

    (iii) Walking tractor (Power tiller): Power tiller is a mobile sort tractor. This tractor is as a rule
    fitted with two wheels as it were. The course of travel and its controls for field operation is
    performed by the administrator, strolling behind the tractor.

  • #2
    what are the three classified groups of wheel tractor ?


    • #3
      On the premise of reason, wheeled tractor is arranged into three gatherings:

      (a) General reason tractor: It is utilized for significant homestead operations, for example, furrowing, nerve racking, sowing, collecting and transporting work. Such tractors have (i) low ground leeway (ii) expanded motor force (iii) great attachment and (iv) wide tires.

      (b) Row crop tractor: It is utilized for yield development. Such tractor is given replaceable driving wheels of various tread widths. It has high ground freedom to spare harm of yields. Wide wheel track can be acclimated to suit bury column separation.

      (c) Special reason tractor: It is utilized for unmistakable occupations such as cotton fields, mucky area, slopes, garden and so forth. Unique outlines arrive for exceptional reason tractor.


      • #4
        what are the major components in a tractor ?


        • #5
          what kind of tractors should be selected for Farming and Tilling ?


          • #6
            Originally posted by moulis View Post
            what kind of tractors should be selected for Farming and Tilling ?

            Choice of tractor relies on taking after elements:

            (1) Land holding: Under a solitary trimming design, it is regularly prescribed to consider 1 hp for each 1 hectares of area, as it were, one tractor of 20-25 hp is suitable for 20 hectares ranch.

            (2) Cropping design: Generally under 1.0 hectare/hp have been suggested where satisfactory watering system offices are accessible and more than one product is taken. So a 30-35 hp tractor is suitable for 25 hectares ranch.

            (3) Soil condition: A tractor with less wheel base, higher ground leeway and low general weight might work effectively in lighter soil however it won't have the capacity to give adequate profundity in dark cotton soil.

            (4) Climatic condition: For extremely hot zone and leave region, air cooled motors are favored over water-cooled motors. Essentially for higher height, air cooled motors are favored on the grounds that water is at risk to be solidified at higher elevation.

            (5) Repairing offices: It ought to be guaranteed that the tractor to be bought has a merchant at close by spot with all the specialized aptitudes for repair and support of machine.

            (6) Running cost: Tractors with less particular fuel utilization ought to be favored over others so running expense might be less.

            (7) Initial expense and resale esteem: While remembering the resale esteem, the underlying expense ought not

            be high; generally higher measure of hobby will must be paid.

            (8) Test report: Test report of tractors discharged from ranch hardware testing stations ought to be counseled for direction.


            • #7
              are farming tractors safe to use?


              • #8
                Originally posted by sushma View Post
                are farming tractors safe to use?

                Tractor Safety

                • Tractor rollovers are the most deadly of all ranch mishaps in the United States.

                • Tractors represented 36.7% fatalities 1993-2009.*

                • Farm machines represented 26.3% fatalities 1993-2009.*

                • Entanglements/being stuck by the machine are 1/3 of the apparatus related deaths*


                • #9
                  what are other tractor related injuries and damage involved??


                  • #10
                    Originally posted by prudhvi View Post
                    what are other tractor related injuries and damage involved??

                    ​Other tractor-related wounds and harm include:

                    • Incidents with engine vehicles or roadside objects

                    • Slipping and falling while mounting and getting off

                    • Running over observers

                    • Striking overhead risks

                    • Struck by flying articles, broken parts, or water powered liquid

                    • Crushed by an ineffectively upheld tractor amid repair work

                    • Sustaining cuts, wounds, smolders and other irritation, however agonizing, wounds associated with support and routine operation

                    • Overcome by fumes gasses inside shut structures

                    • Burned by flames that happen amid refueling or as an aftereffect of a crash

                    • Human variables included in deadly tractor-related mishaps can include: misguided thinking, poor disposition, deficient

                    learning or preparing, exhaustion, scurry, stress, wretchedness, inebriation, or flaunting.

                    • Each administrator ought to be physically and rationally fit while working a tractor. An administrator who is drained or not feeling great will have a slower response time than somebody who is wakeful and solid.


                    • #11
                      what is 29CFR 1928 ?


                      • #12
                        can you please share some basic employee training items for starting and stopping tractor?


                        • #13
                          Originally posted by sushma View Post
                          can you please share some basic employee training items for starting and stopping tractor?

                          Beginning AND STOPPING YOUR TRACTOR

                          f the tractor is inside, you should give sufficient ventilation by opening entryways or windows and utilizing debilitate fans if accessible.

                          Begin the tractor just from the administrator's stage. More current tractors won't begin unless the grip pedal is discouraged in any case, more established tractors still being used can be begun while

                          the administrator is remaining on the ground. Individuals have been murdered while endeavoring to begin the tractor while remaining alongside it. These tractors were in rigging or the administrator knock the apparatus shift, bringing about the tractor to sway forward and keep running over them. Never endeavor to sidestep the wellbeing begin switch.

                          Check the force departure controls. Ensure that they are withdrawn, and that the transmission is in unbiased and the grasp discouraged.

                          Begin the motor after prescribed beginning strategies in your administrator's manual.

                          Permit the motor to warm up before beginning to work.

                          Acclimate yourself with the machine, gages, and controls. Audit the working strategies in the proprietor's manual before use.

                          closing down the motor:

                          1. Continuously permit a motor to chill off at an unmoving before closing it off. This permits the valves and cylinders to cool

                          down consistently. Bring down all water powered lift hardware to the ground.

                          2. In the wake of closing off, refill the fuel tank when the tractor has cooled. Ensure that the stopping brakes are bolted.

                          Watch that there is no burnable trash close to the fumes framework.

                          Everybody on the homestead including family and workers ought to be taught how to securely stopped hardware. This is particularly

                          vital in a mishap circumstance. The main individual on the scene must know how to stop things. It could spare an existence!

                          Working extensive four-wheel-drive tractors with explained

                          guiding requires aptitudes notwithstanding those fundamental for working a littler tractor. The administrator must be particularly worried about security due to the expanded force and substantial measurements of the tractor, speedier speeds, and distinctive visual point of view.


                          • #14
                            can you please share some information abut hitching implements properly ?


                            • #15
                              Originally posted by prudhvi View Post
                              can you please share some information abut hitching implements properly ?

                              Individuals have been murdered or truly

                              harmed amid hitching operations. Watch the accompanying focuses while hitching your tractor to wagons or


                              • Make beyond any doubt that the territory is clear and nobody is behind the tractor

                              • Back the tractor up gradually to the execute

                              • Put the transmission in park

                              • Dismount the tractor and hitch up; recollect the security cut

                              On the off chance that you have somebody helping you in hitching an execute:

                              • Make beyond any doubt your partner stands clear while you go down the tractor.

                              • Back up somewhat more than would normally be appropriate and stop the tractor.

                              • Put the tractor in a forward apparatus, then permit the assistant behind it.

                              • Inch the tractor forward while your partner drops pin into the hitch point. Make a point to utilize a wellbeing cut.

                              In the event that the tractor is in forward apparatus, and your foot slips off the grip, it can't keep running over the individual helping you.

                              Utilize speedy hitch frameworks at whatever point conceivable to wipe out the need to put yourself or aide between two machines.