- Madhya Pradesh
➢ In Satpura Plateau Zone, monsoon rainfall has started in most parts of the zone, undertake sowing of kharif crops like soybean, arhar, sesamum, maize etc.
➢ In Malwa Plateau Zone, undertake sowing of cotton and soybean. Undertake nursery preparation of chilli. To control fruit and shoot borer in tomato spray Spinosad 48 EC @ 1 ml /4 litres of water.
➢ In Kymore Plateau and Satpura Hill Zone, in eastern Madhya Pradesh, normal rainfall may occur in the coming days, undertake sowing of rice, soybean, pigeon pea seeds after 4 inch of rainfall in their respective area.
➢ In Nimar Valley Zone, undertake sowing of soybean crop using BBF/ Ridge Furrow techniques.
➢ In Gird Zone, in view of the possible weather forecast, keep seeds of improved varieties for sowing of millet and fertilizers ready and undertake sowing only when there is sufficient moisture. Undertake preparation of rice nursery in view of the possible weather forecast, transplant the ready seedlings of rice at this time if there is adequate arrangement for irrigation or if there is rain.
➢ In Narmada Valley Zone, undertake nursery preparation of rice, brinjal, tomato, chilli. Undertake intercultural, fertilizer application, earthing up in sugarcane crop. Remove the lower dried leaves and do roping of the cane.
➢ In Vindhya Plateau Zone, start sowing of soybean by Ridge-Bed-furrow method and BBF method for better germination and safe drainage. Sow Kharif crops when there is moisture in the soil up to 8 inches deep
➢ In Bundelkhand Zone, those farmers, who do not plough their fields earlier, plough their field and undertake sowing the kharif crops after receipt of sufficient rainfall and also make the arrangement of fertilizer and seed.