- Uttar Pradesh
In East Uttar Pradesh,
➢ In Central plain zone, undertake nursery sowing of recommended rice varieties in the evening hours. Prepare nursery for chilli and brinjal and use shed nets, which helps in reducing soil borne disease and thus produce healthy seedlings. Undertake sowing of sorghum, maize, groundnut and arhar. Harvest zaid sunflower, urad and mung. Prepare nursery for chilli and brinjal. Undertake planting of Banana planting.
➢ In Eastern plain zone, as per weather forecast, there is a chance of cloudy weather and there may be light rains in coming days. sow short duration rice varieties. Undertake picking of fruits and send to market for selling.
In West Uttar Pradesh,
➢ In Bundelkhand Zone, prepare the fields for raising rice nursery by selecting improved varieties. Undertake nursery sowing of brinjal and Chilli of rainy season vegetables. Pick up matured fruits on standing crop. Spray Neem oil against Fruit borer and white fly insect. ➢ In South western plain zone, for preparation of rice main field, do deep ploughing and bunding. complete harvesting and threshing of matured urad, moong beans and after threshing the harvested crops, separate the grain from the straw and structure the grain. Undertake sowing of pumpkin, gourd, taroi, bitter gourd, cucumber and maize if sufficient moisture is available.
➢ In North western semi-arid zone, prepare nursery for kharif vegetables such as brinjal, chilli, tomato and early cauliflower, etc. Undertake sowing of maize if sufficient moisture is available. Apply irrigation to rice nursery in the morning and evening as per requirement. Irrigate the nursery of poplar and old plants at an interval of 1 week.