Land Preparation

Land preparation

    Raising of seedlings
    • Rootstocks are raised from the seeds extracted from healthy fruits and stored for 100 days by treating with ferulic acid at 10-30 Molar concentration.
    • Potassium nitrate also used at 1 per cent to prolong storage of seeds.
    • The seedlings will be ready for grafting in 45-60 days after sowing.
    • The layers should be treated with 1BA 10,000 ppm for better rooting.

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