System of Wheat Intensification (SWI) in Madhya Pradesh, India MPRLP Shahdol
SWI Status in Various Places of MPRLP Shahdol , M.P.
Different varieties of wheat have been grown by SWI methods. These methods have given a very good response in different soil and climatic conditions & with different seeds.
Best results were found in Sanna village with HW-2000 variety. Four irrigations were given by farmers. Plant health was very good with 35 tillers on a single plant.
In Kopra, farmers did not give much water; just one irrigation was provided with organic manure applied the field. Plant health was very good in comparison with other plants in the area; 5-6 tillers were seen in SWI plants.
In Sidhi village, the same number of irrigations was given & 6-8 tillers were seen with Sujata variety.
SWI Status in Various places of MPRLP Shahdol , M.P. Plant age - 70-90 days Process – SWI nursery was made in the month of November. -- 12-15 day-old seedlings were transplanted.