Soil Found in Indian States

Types of Soils States where found Rich in: Lacks in: Crops grown Alluvial Mainly found in the plains of Gujarat,  Punjab, Haryana, UP, Bihar, Jharkhand etc.   Potash and Lime   Nitrogen and   Phosphorous  Large variety of rabi and kharif[…]

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Indian Soil

Red Soils Red soils along with its minor groups form the largest soil group of India. The main parent rocks are crystalline and metamorphic rocks like acid granites, gneisses and quartzites. Characteristics of Red Soils The texture of these soils[…]

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Critical period of weed control

The weeds needs to be periodically removed in any land which is used for agriculture purpose. This period has been defined as an interval in the life cycle of the crop when a must be kept weed free to prevent[…]

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Soil Health Management

              Strategy                                              What does it do?                                          How does it help? Crop[…]

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Soil Organic Carbon

Soil organic carbon plays a key role in maintaining soil fertility by holding nitrogen, phosphorous and a range of other nutrients for plant growth. Holding soil particles together as stable aggregates improving soil properties such as water-holding capacity and providing[…]

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How to Improve Soil Health

Soil should be tested and should ensure which types of crop can be grown. Need to study deficiency of the nutrients in the soil. Later suitable soil stabilization should be adopted. Following are few Soil Fertility improvement solutions. Ghana Jeevamrutha[…]

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Soil Health

Without Soil testing, cultivation leads to production loss. Yield Per acre or hectare would be less. It will make a huge loss to your Income. Nitrogen (N) – Nitrogen is largely responsible for the growth of leaves on the plant.[…]

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Soil Testing

Indian Government started Soil Health Card. It will help farmers to know how their agricultural land is healthy. Which crop can be cultivated in his land. Soil Testing Soil Testing – Low cost method Testing-your-soil-ph-without-a-kit

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