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Journal : HortFlora Research Spectrum
Volume : Volume 7, Issue 1: March 2018
Page (s) : 1-10
Date of Publication
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Article Type : Review Article
Online : 31-Mar-2018
A Concept Note on Implementation of Plasticulture Technology in Jharkhand
Pramod Rai *
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The plasticulture technology plays very important role in cultivation and post harvest management of horticultural crops. It helps in improving the crop yield and quality, growing off season crops and enhancing the shelf life of fresh and process food product. But to take the full advantage of plasticulture technology its proper implementation is very important. Here a process flow chart has been discussed to implement the various plasticulture technologies in Jharkhand such as rain water harvesting, plastic protray, low tunnel technology, drip irrigation, plastic mulching, fertigation, temporary shadenet structure, insect net proof house, multipurpose green house, detachable roof green house, shrink wrapping technology, tent type ripening chamber and medium cost protected structure.

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Rai P. (2018). A concept note on implementation of plasticulture technology in Jharkhand. HortFlora Res. Spectrum, (1) : 1-10
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