1. 0000004108 00000 n Yield and economics of carrot production in organic farming. 0000006510 00000 n 0 Carrot Plantation. Seed sowing rate of Carrot: 3.5 to 4 kg/ha. <<0e8f9e4c3878634d90bb230ebb8b51ef>]>> 0000008718 00000 n Grow 1 to 2 plants per person. 0000048113 00000 n 65 0 obj <>/Filter/FlateDecode/ID[]/Index[38 45]/Info 37 0 R/Length 124/Prev 225047/Root 39 0 R/Size 83/Type/XRef/W[1 3 1]>>stream 0000006747 00000 n CARROTS INTRODUCTION The carrot (Daucus carota L.) belongs to the family Apiaceae. Yield 7 to 10 pounds per … endstream endobj startxref 0000009326 00000 n Carrots around the world. ", "Yield and economics of carrot production in organic farming". 0000004266 00000 n Hills: At an elevation above 1500 meters, Carrot can be grown throughout the year under assured irrigation. Grow 4 to 8 plants per person. The objective in growing carrots is a high yield of straight, smooth roots. The minimum yield (3.23 kg 2 0000001294 00000 n H��S�N�0��+�hK��;�*��J�U7���� R�����u�,�U9�(���y��. Overall, poultry manure seemssuperior over other media and is recommended. The minimum number of leaves (10.98), weight carrot-1 (74.92 g).TSS (5.92) and total yield (13.79 t/ha) were recorded in control.Irrigation intervals have no significant effect on number of leaves.Irrigation after 15 days has, however, delayed edible maturity,increased root length (18.56 cm), reduced weight carrot-1 (106.0 g),TSS (6.35) and total yield (24.65 t/ha). SEEDING RATE (kg per hectare) = SEEDING RATE (seeds per hectare) ÷ SEEDS PER GRAM 1000 NARC, with a total land area of approximately 1400 acres, is located near Rawal Lake, six kilometers south-east of Islamabad. Yield 10 to 25 pounds per 10-foot row. Gross Yield of Root per Plot and Hectare: Gross yield of carrot. NPK and control in conjunction with irrigation intervalsi.e. 21 28 poultry manure, farm yard manure, kitchen waste,sewage sludge. 0000001813 00000 n Space plants 18 to 24 inches apart in rows 36 inches apart. 21 0 obj<> endobj Carrots. The maximum yield (28.65 t ha 11or 8.38 kg plot ) was found from the treatment T 1 (28 November) which was statistically similar to the treatment T (8 December). [Sarhad Journal of Agriculture (Pakistan)]. National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC), Islamabad  established in 1984, is the largest research centre of the Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC). 0000004883 00000 n Physical facilities in term of experimental fields, laboratories, green houses, gene bank, library/ documentation, auditorium, machinery & lab equipment repair workshops, stores, hostels, cafeteria, audio visual studios, are also available at NARC. " 0000034420 00000 n carrot per plot was statistically significant in respect of different sowing times (Fig. SEEDING RATE (seeds per hectare) = (80 000 ÷ 95) X 100 000 70 SEEDING RATE (seeds per hectare) = 1,203,007 To convert seeds per hectare to kg per hectare you need to know the number of carrot seeds in a gram which will vary between varieties. Grow 30 plants per person. h�bbd```b``� �> ��8�d��?�e���`��Zf��`�L*�em����U�\� �'H2N[b�� �1����()��),�$�gY10ݹ����&�� �ro Space plants 24 to 30 inches apart. 1). 7, 11 and 15 days were tested on carrot. Totalsoluble solids (7.74), however, were maximum in carrots applied withFYM. 0000007399 00000 n Ahmad, Z.; Ali, N.; Ahmad, M.; Saeed-ul-Haq; Ahmad, S.,NWFPAgricultural Univ. 0000047638 00000 n 0000002911 00000 n 0000002476 00000 n %%EOF trailer Common names for Carrot from most countries around the world (pdf). A field trial was conducted to study yield and economics of carrotproduction in organic farming at Horticultural Research Farm, NWFPAgricultural University, Peshawar during 2003-04. GROWTH AND SEED YIELD OF CARROT AS INFLUENCED BY N AND K 77 TOTAL SEED YIELD OF PRIMARY UMBELS PER HECTARE It is clear from Table 1 that various N and K levels had a significant effect on seed yield of primary umbel per hectare. 0000001941 00000 n Maximum seed yield (317.5 kg ha-1) was found in 75 kg N and 90 kg K ha-1 treatment followed by %PDF-1.4 %���� The data revealed thatboth factors (media and irrigation intervals) had significant effects.Poultry manure gave maximum number of leaves per plant (19.74),thickness of carrot root (3.46 cm), weight per carrot (140.90 g), carrotroot length (19.93 cm) and total yield per hectare (32.25 t ha-1). 0000003517 00000 n Plant Spacing of Carrot: Mark the rows with spacing of 25 – 30 cm apart. 0000003266 00000 n startxref 38 0 obj <> endobj ... 35.8 kg N/ha and 46.2 kg P2O5/ha from the soil to produce 24.7 tons of roots per hectare in one season. 0000008080 00000 n 82 0 obj <>stream 0000047388 00000 n %PDF-1.6 %���� China is Carrot production King of the World , the US ranks among the other top nations in the production of carrots: fourth in acreage and volume, third in terms of yield (31.7 tons/ha). 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