Maharashtra has the highest production of bananas. Apart from this, bananas are also produced in large quantities in Karnataka, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat and Assam.
Warm and humid climate is considered best for banana cultivation and loam soil is used more for banana cultivation.
Banana is an evergreen fruit in our country. Banana is rich in nutrients because its demand is always there. Bananas contain a significant amount of carbohydrates and vitamins. That’s why people like to eat it in every season and due to the high demand, it is produced a lot. Maharashtra has the highest production of bananas. Apart from this, bananas are also produced in large quantities in Karnataka, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat and Assam.
In such a situation, you can cultivate bananas and earn good money. So know what are the things to be kept in mind during banana cultivation and how you can increase the yield of bananas. Know everything related to banana cultivation….
Warm and humid climate is considered best for banana cultivation and loam soil is used more for banana cultivation. Also, the pH value of the soil must be 6.5 to 7.5. Banana variety should be selected according to the climate there. Advanced varieties of bananas include Poovan, Neandran, Raskhali, Karpooravali. Apart from this, the hybrid varieties are CO-1, H-1, H-2, FHI A-1 etc.
How is farming done?
The best time for banana cultivation is from February last to March. To plant a banana orchard, plants are planted in the pit or drain. It is potted after one to two plowing. After this, the pit is placed at a distance of two to three meters. This pit has to be left for a few days and then it is left as is. Then many fertilizers are planted and plants are planted.
The special thing is that the root of the banana does not go to the bottom, in such a situation, special care has to be taken of water in banana cultivation. In order to produce good banana, irrigation is required 70-75 times in agriculture. Irrigation has to be done in 7-8 days in winter and 4-5 days in summer. Drop system is more effective for this. Also, it should be monitored and advice should be taken from the experts.
Special care also has to be taken in its plucking. It depends on the distance and season of the market. If the market is far away then 75 ripe bananas should be plucked. Mornings should be done in the morning in winter and day in summer. After this, the farmer can easily sell bananas at a higher price in the market. Even though earning in banana crop starts a few days later, but you can earn good money from it.
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