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Farm monitoring: A tool for trend analysis in the rice-wheat system of Rupandehi District, Nepal

By: Giri, G.S | Centro Internacional de Mejoramiento de Maiz y Trigo (CIMMYT), Mexico DF (Mexico).
Contributor(s): Hobbs, P.R.|Rajbhandari, N.P.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookAnalytics: Show analyticsPublisher: Mexico, DF (Mexico) NARC|CIMMYT|Rice-Wheat System Research Consortium : 1998ISBN: 970-648-014-5.Subject(s): Crop management | Fertilizer application | Fertilizers | Nepal | Oryza sativa | Soil classification | CIMMYT | Triticum | Yields AGROVOCDDC classification: 338.16 Summary: Cultivation of rice and wheat on the same piece of land year after year results in nutrient mining. Both researchers and farmers have confirmed declined yield at constant inputs. To become more assured about the research results and farmers' perceptions of these problems, long-term farm monitoring was initiated. Monitoring is done to track nutrient mining, possible outbreaks of insect pests and diseases, weeds, use of inputs, and resulting outputs, Soils analysis has revealed depletion of most major and minor elements over time. Yields of both crops improved when additional inputs were applied.Collection: CIMMYT Publications Collection
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Conference proceedings CIMMYT Knowledge Center: John Woolston Library

Lic. Jose Juan Caballero Flores

 

CIMMYT Publications Collection 338.16 RIC (Browse shelf) 1 Available O624505
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Cultivation of rice and wheat on the same piece of land year after year results in nutrient mining. Both researchers and farmers have confirmed declined yield at constant inputs. To become more assured about the research results and farmers' perceptions of these problems, long-term farm monitoring was initiated. Monitoring is done to track nutrient mining, possible outbreaks of insect pests and diseases, weeds, use of inputs, and resulting outputs, Soils analysis has revealed depletion of most major and minor elements over time. Yields of both crops improved when additional inputs were applied.

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Jose Juan Caballero

CIMMYT Publications Collection

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