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Farmers are instructed to complete sowing of Onion nursery : Agriculture Experts

Farmers are instructed to complete sowing of Onion nursery .For production of seedlings, seed is sown in seedbeds 6-10 weeks before transplanting in the field. Onions are transplanted into the field 10cm between the plants and 20 to 25 cm apart in rows. Well-rotten farm yard manure @ 25-35 tonnes/ha should be ploughed under during land preparation at least one month before bed preparation. Before transplanting, 70-80 kg of phosphorus, 50 kg of Nitrogen and 50 kg of Potash per hectare should be thoroughly mixed in the soil. This should be followed with a supplementary dose of 50 kg of nitrogen per hectare at the time of bulb formation. The first watering is given immediately after sowing and transplanting. Afterwards subsequent irrigations should be given at 7-10 days interval. The watering should be discontinued before neckfall.

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