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Agricultural Operations 

Month wise Agricultural operations followed in rice cultivation  

May

Summer ploughing / growing green manure crops for kharif main field preparation for early varieties, nursery bed preparation for early varieties.  Harvesting of late varieties 

June

Nursery raising, inter cultivation & plant protection is nursery main field preparation, incorporating manures / fertilizers  

July

Transplanting of early varieties, plant protection.  Main field preparation for late varieties. 

August

Top dressing of fertilizers in early varieties, weeding & plant protection, Transplanting late varieties. 

September

Weeding, plant protection and 2nd top dressing in early varieties.  Weeding, plant protection & 1st top dressing in late varieties. 

October

Harvesting early varieties, weeding, plant protection and 2nd top dressing in late varieties. In Rice-Pulse systems sowing of pulses. 

November

Harvesting medium duration varieties, nursery bed preparation and nursery sowings for rabi season.  Main field preparation for rabi season. 

December

Harvesting of late varieties, nursery management & Transplanting early varieties.  Main field preparation for late varieties. 

January

Transplanting of medium & late varieties weeding, plant protection & 1st top dressing for  early varieties. 

February

Weeding, Plant protection  in early, medium & late varieties. 2nd top dressing for early varieties. 

March

Plant protection in all varieties.  2nd top dressing for medium & late varieties. 

April

Harvesting of early & medium varieties and plant protection in late varieties.