POTATO

POTATO

Potato is one of the widely used food crops in India & the world. The potato crop is grown in sub-tropical conditions in India. It has been said that potatoes is being cultivated in India for more than 300 years. Due to its vegetable purposes, it is one of the most popular crops produced in India. It is a very rich source of energy in the human body at a very low cost, they are a rich source of Vitamin C & B1 and many minerals.

The potato crop can be grown in any type of soil except that consists of alkaline & saline. Soil should be loose in nature, rich in organic & should have a good drainage capacity. The pH value of the soil should be in the range of 5.2 – 6.4 for the efficient growth of the crop.

Potato crops grow under a diverse range of climatic conditions. The crop mainly grows well in the condition which is moderately cool during the growing season. The temperature range during the time of growth should be between 20°C - 24°C. The crop is mainly grown as a winter crop in the tropical & sub-tropical regions and as a summer crop in hilly regions. In states such as Maharashtra, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh the Kharif crop is sown in the month of late June & the rabi crop is sown in the month of mid-October & November.

MAHAFEED Foliar(Spray) Application Program:

Crop Stage/Purpose

MFD Fertilizers

Fertilizer Quantity (15L Water)

 

 

Crop Growth stage

MULTIFEED (NPK 19:19:19)

+

MIXOL (EDTA Chelate Mix Micro)

 

45 g

+

25 g

 

MAHAGREEN (NPK 25:10:10+)

+

RECTOR Green 

 

60 g

+

45 ml

 

 

Flowering & tuber stage

MAHAFLORA (NPK 05:40:28+)

+

BOROFOLL (Boron 20%)

 

60 g

+

30 g

MULTIFRUIT (NOP 13:00:45)

 

75 g

 

Tuber weight & size growth stage

MAHAFRUIT (NPK 06-05-43+)

 

75 g

 

MULTIPOTASH (SOP 00:00:50+17.5S)

 

75 g

* Important Notice:
    1) After copper contained products spray do not use MIXOL (EDTA).
    2) The recommendations of the above products are for your guidance and all are common and should be changed from time to time only after consulting an expert according to the changing seasons.
    3) Spraying should be done preferably till 10 am or after 4 pm in cold weather.
    4)The above recommended sprays should be given separately and should not be mixed with any pesticides or other chemicals.
    5) The use of the above recommended product is out of our control so we only guarantee the product quality.

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