PROTECT FRUIT TREES IN DROUGHT
- PROTECT FRUIT TREES IN DROUGHT
Fruit growers are in crisis due drought. Their orchards are dying
Jy0liipFm0?feat=directlink> . Many orange orchards in Maharashtra
dying. This is happening due to unnatural way of farming.
Farmers are tilling under the shade area of trees. Rain water is not
going in is flowing and removing organics.
Masnobu Fukuoka founder of Natural Farming was first who stopped
tilling and removing green cover of weeds from his orchards
Jy0liipFm0?feat=directlink> .Now all fruit growers of Japan following
his method. Many orange growers in America are also in crisis due to
He visited my farm in 1988. He was saying that many small, insects and
microbes lives the under green cover of weeds. This diversity supply
nutrients, make soil perforated,rain water easily goes inside the soil.
Many predators living in green weed cover control harmful insects,
trees remain healthy
Jy0liipFm0?feat=directlink> gives every year fruits in increasing
manner. Taste and flavor also improves.
Second he told that digging around trees, cutting roots and filling
Jy0liipFm0?feat=directlink> , chemicals etc. and pruning is harmful in
natural growth. Trees become sick and dye .
Many farmers of Maharashtra near Nagpur are following Fukuoka's
method are safe
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Raju Titus.Natural farm.Hoshangabad. M.P. 461001.
rajuktitus@... <mailto:rajuktitus@...> .
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