Front Line Demonstration

Front line Demonstration

YearArea(ha)No. of Enterprise/unitBeneficiary
2017-188.0585
2016-174.0840
2015-1621.117150
2014-1515.5412180
2013-1413.515152
2012-1331.215200
2011-1231.74161
2010-1115 -150
2009-1021 -155
2008-0911 -100
2007-087 -60
2006-077 -85

Best FLD

Title of  FLDProblems diagnosedPerformance indicatorResult/impact over farmers practice
Demonstration on gynodioecious papaya var. “Red Lady”Low productivity and return due to more number of male plants in local varieties of papayaFruits/plant
Fruit wt (gm)
Fruits/plant
FP : 20 ; RP : 40
Fruit wt. (gm)
FP : 250 ; RP : 600
Demonstration on the effect of Beauveria basiana for managing pest incidence in riceLow return from rice due to use of costly and toxic chemicals for pest management Case worm incidence (%)
Leaf folder incidence (%)
Dead heart (%)
Case worm incidence (%)
FP : 21 ; RP : 07
Leaf folder incidence (%)
FP : 14 ; RP : 04
Dead heart incidence (%)
FP : 07 ; RP : 02
Demonstration of self propelled 4-row walk rice transplanterDelayed transplanting of rice causes low yield due to  huge labor scarcity at peak time and high cost with more time consumed in manual transplanting during Kharif season Field Capacity/Output (ha/hr)
Cost of operation (Rs./ha)
Labour requirement (Man-days/ha)
Field efficiency (%)
Cost Savings (%)
Labour savings (%)
Saving in cost was Rs. 1300/- per ha (= 36 %)
Saving in labour requirement was 26 MD/ha (= 96 %)
Field capacity increased from 0.0045 to 0.18 ha/hr
Field efficiency was 72 %