Progressive farmer Sri. A R Chandrashekar is practicing integrated farming in his 24 acre farm in Magadi Taluk, Ramanagar Dist. He grows Millets, Toor Dal, Beans as sub crops apart from main crops like Areca Nut, Jackfruits, Lemon, Mango, Banana, Tomato, Brinjal,, Chilli, Watermelon and Coconut. He is also in to sericulture in a dedicated area of 2 Acres. Average profit he earns from all these crops is Rs. 10 Lakhs per year.
In Changdrashekar Farm, Agro Forestry is also being practiced with 70 trees of Teak, 30 Silver oak, 50 Neem, 15 Sandal wood, 300 bamboo trees in the farm.
Dairy is another main element of this farm with modern cow shed to house 8 HF cows, 3 local buffalo which fetches 5-6 lakhs of net profit per year. Sheep rearing and fisheries also contribute 1-2 lakhs profit each year.
Agriculture is mostly mechanised in the farm with the use of Harvester, Rotavator, coconut tree climbing machine, Cycle weeder, Sprayer etc.
Agriculture waste is effectively reused and converted in to organic manure for use in the farm.
Apart from agriculture, Sri Chandrashekar has also set up an areca nut plate making machine, brick making, silk processing etc and gives an employment to 30+ local people.
Rain water harvesting wells are created all around the farm and appropriate measures have been initiated to avoid soil erosion.
This farm with many crops, plantations, Agro forestry, dairy, sheep rearing, fisheries, mechanised agriculture, composting etc. available at one place is worth visiting for knowledge and enjoy organic produce and pleasant farm infrastructure.
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