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Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry

Vol. 9, Special Issue 6 (2020)

Study of garlic (Allium sativum L.) clove planters

Author(s):

Shubham Zilpilwar, Rajvir Yadav and Dharmendra

Abstract:
Garlic (Allium sativum L.) is a species in “Alliaceae” family use for culinary and medicinal purpose. India is the second largest producer of garlic in the world after china. Garlic is the most ancient cultivated vegetables. It has been cultivated for thousands of years. From ancient time garlic is planting manually but it is more laborious operation. So, In India area under garlic cultivation is very less. To mechanize the garlic planting operation different researchers developed the garlic planter, but to overcomes the drawbacks of existing planter tractor operated garlic clove planter was developed having miss index, multiple index, quality of feed index, mechanical clove damage, effective field capacity and field efficiency is 3.64 %, 5.64 %, 90.72 %, 5.70 %, 0.32 ha/h and 79.02 %, respectively. Payback period and benefit cost ratio of developed garlic clove planter is 5.05 years and 1.98, respectively.

Pages: 496-501  |  1035 Views  473 Downloads

How to cite this article:
Shubham Zilpilwar, Rajvir Yadav and Dharmendra. Study of garlic (Allium sativum L.) clove planters. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2020;9(6S):496-501.

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