On Farm Testing

On Farm Trial

Year No. OFT Beneficiary
2018-19 4 34
2017-18 6 44
2016-17 11 104
2015-16 13 132
2014-15 21 173
2013-14 11 129
2012-13 16 77
2011-12 12 57
2010-11  16 83 
2009-10  12 69 
2008-09  14 70 
2007-08  05 25 
2006-07  02 10 

Best OFT

Title of OFT Problems diagnosed Performance indicator Result/impact over farmers practice
Assessment of potato variety “Kufri Lavkar” Low yield from locally available unhealthy planting material Tuber size (gm)
% of Diseases and pest incidence
Yield increased by 31.5 %
Assessment of Sheath Blight management in rice by integrated method Yield loss due to high Sheath Blight incidence in rice Disease incidence at 45 DAT (%)
Disease incidence at 65 DAT (%)
Yield increased by 15.1 %
Assessment of the performance of power weeder in SRI Lots of drudgery and time involved in weeding by cono and mandwa weeder in SRI method of paddy cultivation. Field efficiency (%)
Weeding efficiency (%)
Yield increased by 15.92 %
Increase of field efficiency by % and
weeding efficiency by 15 %