KVK, Villupuram
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Tamil Nadu Agricultural University
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ICAR - Krishi Vigyan Kendra
Tindivanam, Villupuram District - 604 002
Tamil Nadu, India

 

 

KVK- VILLUPURAM, FARMERS INNOVATIONS

Durai’s Modified Cono Weeder for SRI system
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Description of innovation: Tractor mounted stubble remover is devised by this farmer to remove the stubbles of Casuarina. It is convenient to remove the stock from the soil and cultivator is strong enough to break the established root.   

Nature and intensity of the problem addressed: Removing harvested root stock of Casurina is a major constraint. It requires 60 man powers to lift one acre stock. Man power is a major limiting factor. 

Genesis of idea : A strong 8” iron made central pole is playing a major role in this device in which the chisel is welded

Sources of information relevant to the innovation : TNAU and State Department of Agriculture

 
Innovation
Farmer details
Acceptance
  Farmers Innovation-Modification of Conoweeder

Mr. Durai, Siruvai, Veedur, Vikravandi

Accepted at Zonal level for documentation of Farmers Innovation –ICAR
 

Mr.Durai,Siruvai

  Cono weeder pic1 conoweeder pic2 conoweeder pic3
       
 
Kothandam’s Casuarina Stubble Remover cum Cultivator
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Description of innovation: Tractor mounted stubble remover is devised by this farmer to remove the stubbles of Casuarina. It is convenient to remove the stock from the soil and cultivator is strong enough to break the established root.   

Nature and intensity of the problem addressed : Removing harvested root stock of Casurina is a major constraint. It requires 60 man powers to lift one acre stock. Man power is a major limiting factor. 

Genesis of idea : A strong 8” iron made central pole is playing a major role in this device in which the chisel is welded

Sources of information relevant to the innovation : The cultivator cum stubble remover is the main source for this idea

 
Innovation
Farmer details
Acceptance

Farmers Innovation- Modification and development of tractor drawn casuarina stubble remover

Kothandam, Semmangalam post, Vanur

Accepted at Zonal level for documentation of Farmers Innovation –ICAR

 
Mr.Gothandam
  casuarina stubble  Type of cisel casuarina stubble remover