PACKAGE OF PRACTICES FOR PULSE CROPS

Unit - One acre

Sl. No. Item Greengram (Kharif, Pre-Rabi, Summer) Black gram (Kharif, Pre-Rabi, Summer) Bengal gram (Pre-Rabi) Cowpea (Kharif, Rabi, Summer) Horse gram (Rainfed) Field pea Rabi (Irrigated) Arhar (Kharif) Arhar (Rabi) Lentil 
1 Land type High & High-Medium High & High Medium Medium High, Medium Medium, High Medium, Low High High Medium
2 Seed variety Pusabaisakhi, Kopergaon, Jyoti, T-44, Sujata,K-851, PDM-11, PDM-54, Dhauli, Pusa-105 Pant U-26, T-9, Sarala, Pant U-30, Pant U-35, Co-1, Pragati, PDU-1, KU-301 J.G.-62, J.G-74, Radhey, H-208, C-235, Annegiri, BDN 9-3, ICC-4, BG-203, L-155, K-4 (Kabuli) FS - 68, SEB-2, Swarna DS -1-2, Urmi, Local EC - 33866, GC - 66, T -163, Rachana, Hans, Dhusar, Swarnarekha Prabhat, Pragati, Pusa Ageti, UPAS-120, Jagruti, Sweta, Mukta, Laxmi, Sarada, Basanta Bahar UPAS-120, C-11, Pusa Ageti, Jagruti, ICPH-8 B-77, Hyb-1, Pusa-8, Pant L-406, K-76, DPL-15
3 Seed rate (kg) 10 10 20 - 25 8 - 10 20 20 - 25 8 12 16
4 Seed treating chemical (gm/kg) 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5
5 Sowing/ planting time June-July/ Sept-Oct/ Feb-Mar June-July/ Sept-Oct/ Feb-Mar Oct - Nov. June - July, Sept. - Oct, & Feb - March Sept - Oct Oct - Nov June-July Sept-Oct. Oct-Nov.
6 Spacing (cm) 25 30x10 25 - 30 x 10 30 x 10 45 x 15 30 cm. In line 30 x 10 45 - 60 x 20 30 x 15 20 x 5
7 Compost/ FYM (Tonnes) 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
8 Chemical fertiliser(Kg)    Early Late
N 8 8 8 8 - 10 5 10 8 8 8 8
P2O5 16 16 16 16 - 20 10 20 16   24 24 16
K2O 8 8 -- 8 - 10 -- 10

8              8 8 8

9

Interculture (nos) 1 1 1 2 1 -- 2 2 1

10

Irrigation (nos) -- -- -- 2 -- -- 1 2 --

11

PP measures (nos) 1 1 1 2 -- 1 3 3 1

12

Bullock labour (days) 7 7 7 9 7 -- 8 8 7

13

Human labour (days) 30 30 27 40 27 10 40 40 30

14

Yield in Qtl. (approx) 4 4 6 - 8 7 6 8 8 10 5 - 6

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