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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 7, Issue 5 (2018)

Rainfall analysis and suggested cropping system for Usilampatti Taluk of Madurai district, Tamil Nadu

Author(s):

C Nivetha and V Janahiraman

Abstract:
The rainfall data for the years (2013-2017) pertaining to Usilampatti Taluk of Madurai District were analysed for annual, seasonal, monthly and weekly (696.5mm) periods. The existing cropping system and water requirement is also analyzed and discussed. Based on the rainfall pattern (annual, seasonal, monthly and weekly), to suggest the modified cropping system and to instruct the effective utilization of land, moisture and nutrients and also to raise the income of dry land farmers and save water scarcity.

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How to cite this article:
C Nivetha and V Janahiraman. Rainfall analysis and suggested cropping system for Usilampatti Taluk of Madurai district, Tamil Nadu. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2018;7(5):157-160.

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