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FAMILY: Punicacae
English: Pomegranate
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Hindi: Anar
Tamil: Maadhulai
Malayalam: Matalam
Kanada: Daalimbe

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Hindi: Jasund
Tamil: Semparuthi
Malayalam: Ayamparutti
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Cultivation Techniques for Melia dubia (malabar neem)

Site elements

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Seed accumulation, preparing and Nursery procedures

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information about malabar neem cultivation

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  • #31
    The agriculturists harvest timber at 10-12 years of pivot, after

    acquiring authorization from the Karnataka Forest Department. The vast majority of the agriculturists

    have utilized timber for their own prerequisite and the abundance just is sold in neighborhood

    market. Current business sector rate is Rs. 200-3001- (normal Rs. 2501-) per cft. A normal, a

    tree prod~ces around 14 cft of timber at 10-12 years getting about Rs. 35001- per tree,

    i.e., Rs.300-350/ - year/ tree.

    The thickness of 81 trees Iha at 80 % survival rate under bund planting at 4 m

    separating created 1,134 cft of wood bringing Rs. 2,38,5001- following 10-12 years revolution.

    Under standard estate of 6 m x 4 m dispersing, 375 trees/ ha at 90 % survival rate

    delivered 5,250 cft following 10-12 years age and the income is Rs.13, 12,500/ - and the net

    benefit is Rs. 13,06, 109/ - i.e., yearly income of Rs. 13,1201- every year/ ha (Table-It) . •

    Table-ll: Income stream per ha (4t7 trees/ha)

    Sl. Particulars Amount

    No (Rs)

    1 Revenue from timber (Rs. 3,500/ - per tree) 13,12,500.00

    2 Total use 6,391.00

    Aggregate benefit 13,06,109.00

    There are eight saw processes in Kanakapura taluk. The sawmill proprietors buy

    timber in round structure from the ranchers. The rundown of items made, size,

    number of units per m

    3 of timber, business value and benefit are given in Table 12.

    Plywood (Rs. 32,032/ -), outlines (13,8891-) and boards (11,289/ -) earned benefit in that

    request. Huge amounts of timber and its subsidiaries are transported and sold to wood

    businesses at different places, for example, Ramanagara, Hunsur, Nanjangud, Mysore,

    Bangalore, Channapatna, Magadi and different district


    • #32
      Course TO SUCCESS

      Improvement of Melia dubia in Kanakapura has gotten an extensive measure of noteworthiness

      as a consequence of the going hand in hand with ..... ,

      1. It is a mUltipurpose rapidly creating tree species with a short turn of 10-12

      quite a while and gives early returns.

      2. Melia dubia is supported over Eucalyptus by fanners in Kanakapura zone

      as a consequence of issues like stem nerve and allelopathic effects on agrarian

      yields saw with Eucalyptus farms. While improvement of Melia dubia

      on residence territories has either basically no negative effects.

      3. The cost of establishment of Melia dubia farm is low broke down

      to other tree species.

      4. The timber of lyle/fa dubia is less costly moreover easily open to the

      • farmers than other tree species, for advancement, rustic realizes,

      fuel wood et cetera.

      5. Melia dubia timber has arranged demand in wood business wanders.

      6. Extraordinary range variables, for instance, topography, air and soil conditions

      of Kanakapura engage rich improvement of Melia dubia.

      7. Advancement of Melia dubia serves as assurance to the agriculturists against yield


      8. It gives huge tree grub to goat, sheep and dairy animals in the midst of summer

      season nearby fuelwood.

      9. Melia duMa is extreme, having incredible improvement under dried conditions, with

      no event of disturbances and sicknesses.

      10. The typical pay from single tree and from one ha house is

      Rs.3,500/ - and Rs.13,06, 1 09/ - independently at 10-12 years which is higher

      than other tree houses of same


      • #33
        what are the problems associated with cultivation of malabar neem ?


        • #34
          Absence of quality planting material for improvement In property lands and

          setting up domains.

          2. Enthusiasm for wood for surpasses supply.

          3. Issue in seed germination due to less torpidity and common sense.

          4. Nonappearance of information on seed treatment frameworks, to enhance germination

          moreover, survival.

          5. Nonappearance of care about its potential as timber, fuel, grain and remedial

          properties among cultivators.

          6. Farmers are not aware of advancement execution and inclinations under dry


          7. Negative attributes of timber is highlighted.


          • #35
            M. dubia bears clean barrel molded bole of as a rule 15-20 ft in stature and

            on occasion up to 40 ft with colossal branches. The species began from southern Asia

            (India-Pakistan-Iran). It has been introduced and for the most part grown in South Africa,

            Focus East, America (Bermuda, Brazil and Argentina), Australia, SE Asia-Pacific

            islands, and southern Europe. In Indonesia, it grows essentially in the dryer eastern part

            of the country. The tree obliges dim red gravelly soil, high light constrain, precipitation of

            around 800-1000 mm and a stature of 800-1000 mtrs. Seedlings can persevere ice,

            in any case, genuine ice can achieve plant downfall. In the same path as other diverse trees, M. dubia is

            defenseless to fire, and its saplings are at threat from creatures filtering. The leaves are

            awesome food. The leaves are swarmed, following a long time back stalked, 30 to 90 cm long and ordinarily bipinnate.

            There are 2 to 5 arrangements of flyers, applause to lanceolate, and 4 to 8 cm long. The

            panicles in the upper axils are shorter than the takes off. The blossoms are different,

            violet and white, fragrant, around 8 mm long, and borne on the upper axils of the

            gets out. The regular item is drupaceous, ellipsoid, around 1.5 cm long, smooth and shinning,

            besides, yellowish when prepared. The seed is single in every cell, pointed, smooth and chestnut.

            Tree is by and large leafless from December to March, the new leaves appear in January

            to March and continues till May. The sprouting begins in the midst of February and

            continues till May. The sprouts are supplanted by bunch of drupes a little while later, yet the

            seeds takes one year to age. The regular items remain focused tree in yellow group in the midst of

            the accompanying blossoming season


            • #36
              M. dubia is regarded for its splendid termite and parasite safe timber

              (Suprapti et al., 2004). Its branches are used as a fuel wood, termite safe posts

              moreover, leaf as a grain. The timber is basically used for furniture, rustic realizes

              moreover, house advancement. M. dubia has enhancing appearances, which is making it

              suitable for furniture making (Mandang and Artistien, 2003). In Ceylon, it is used for

              the out riggers of the barges. In Java and Sumatra for the inner parts of houses and it is

              much looked for after for uprights of structures in TonKin. The timber of M. dubia is found

              to be ideal for plywood generation and it has been perceived as one of the basic

              species for the era of plywood at business scale.

              M. dubia has therapeutic properties and the concentrate from particular bit of the

              plant has antiviral activity (Vijayan et al., 2004). Its leaf oil showed bacteriostatic

              additionally, fungistatic activities (Nagalakshmi et al., 2003) and antifeedant activity (Koul et

              al., 2000). Water separate from leaves at 15% has effectively controlled natural item rotting in

              apple (Sharma and Bhardwaj, 2000). The results of M. dubia used as a piece of society arrangement as

              an antihelmintic, astringent and in the treatment of colic (Kiritkar and Basu, 1999).

              The green natural item, with sulfur and curds, is used in scabies. The natural item contains

              more azadirachtin than neem (Murthy, 1999). The Meliaceae family all things considered and

              the class Melia particularly has shown phenomenal potential for aggravation organization in wording

              of allelochemicals in its diverse species (Koul et al., 2002).