Nutrient expert model in maize of Garamani VDC of Jhapa
Nutrient expert is a new innovative concept to increase the yield per unit area of land. It shows the exact amount of nutrient status of micro and macro nutrient needed to the particular piece of land. The model was researched in the hybrid maize in the garamani vdc of Jhapa district.
The research was carried out in the month of April. The plantation of the maize is completed in last week. This all was included as a famer field school. Class was also taken in the morning of plantation. Three plots, one for nutrient model, next for government recommendation and third plot was planted with the farmer practice. Each plot was 25m2 area. There are total 3 treatments and 8 replications. Number of replications equals number of farmer. The sowing was line sowing with the spacing of 60 cm*20cm. The fertilizer was also applied in the line sowing 5cm away and 5cm deep with urea, MOP,DAP as basal dose. The urea will be top dressed in 45 days after sowing.