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Andhra Pradesh - Vijayawada
Cow gives pesticide too!
Retired Air Force officer promotes use of `Pancha Gavya', a preparation from cow's
products, in agriculture
Cow dung, urine, ghee, milk, curd, sugarcane juice, tender coconut water, fresh toddy and
ripe banana goes into the product
It can be used as a fertiliser too and will apparently yield 50 p.c. more yield
GOING BIO: Y. V. Krishna Rao watches as a farmer prepares quot;Pancha Gavyaquot;
solution at Nimmakuru in Krishna district. - PHOTO: CH.VIJAYA BHASKAR.
VIJAYAWADA: Wing Commander Y.V. Krishna Rao (Retired) travelled places till he
settled down in Secunderabad. But his passion for agriculture spurred him to do something
for farmers. He left his family and returned to his village, Nimmakuru, the birthplace of N.T.