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Re: [fukuoka_farming] seed storage

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  • Sumant Joshi
    there are a few videos on the subject on youtube. there are other methods also http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQuJSFAJrSA    Sent from my BSNL landline
    Message 1 of 21 , Jul 8, 2012
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      there are a few videos on the subject on youtube. there are other methods also

      http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CQuJSFAJrSA%c2%a0

       



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      >________________________________
      > From: G. G. Hegde <gghegde@...>
      >To: "fukuoka_farming@yahoogroups.com" <fukuoka_farming@yahoogroups.com>
      >Sent: Saturday, 7 July 2012 10:04 PM
      >Subject: Re: [fukuoka_farming] seed storage
      >
      >Boovarahan,
      >
      >Could you explain this in step by step method.  I am not able
      >to visualize how to do it.  I would like to try it for my cover crop.
      >
      >I tried to dip the seeds in thick slurry of clay (mud from my farm pond), i
      >do not think i am successful. I did not know how to dry the seeds, it was
      >all sticking together.
      >
      >regards,
      >gg
      >
      >
      >On Saturday, July 7, 2012, Boovarahan Srinivasan wrote:
      >
      >> **
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      >> One of the greatest organic farming exponents Sri Nammlwar has suggested a
      >> method wherein wet seeds are mixed with soil and sieved through a wire mesh
      >> , just like we sieve river sand for building / construction work . The wet
      >> seeds are then dried and kept in stock. One Mr Shankar from Tirunelveli has
      >> suggested me this method when I narrated him of my failure with direct
      >> scattering of rice seeds.
      >> But I have not tested it.
      >>
      >> On Fri, Jul 6, 2012 at 9:55 PM, Nandan Palaparambil
      >> <p_k_nandanan@... <javascript:_e({}, 'cvml',
      >> 'p_k_nandanan%40yahoo.com');>>wrote:
      >>
      >> > **
      >> >
      >> >
      >> > Mixing wet seed with sieved soil looks to be a good method, if it is
      >> > enough so that birds does not pick up.
      >> >
      >> > Regards,
      >> >
      >> > Nandan
      >> > Boovarahan S
      >> >
      >> Chennai.
      >> 09962662717 (Vodafone) , 08825889492 (Videocon)
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