Farmers increase their income through papaya cultivation
Papaya is one such fruit of the country that farmers can easily produce at a low cost. Its cultivation is more suitable in tropical climate. In subtropical climate where the temperature is 10 - 26 degree Celsius and there is no possibility of frost, it can be cultivated successfully. The market for papaya becomes available at a temporary level. Kisan Samadhan has brought complete information about papaya in easy language.
What should the climate be like?
Papaya can be cultivated in both hot and cold climate, but the temperature should be between 10 and 26 degrees Celsius. Papaya grows easily due to excess cold. Due to which there is a lot of damage to the crop. For the germination of papaya seeds, 35 ° C temperature is the best.
Selection of soil for farming
It is suitable for cultivation of loam or light loam soil. The pH value of soil is 6.5 to 7. The cultivation of papaya is not able to bear much water, so there should be a good drainage system in the field.
Advanced Varieties of Papaya
The varieties of beet should be selected according to the purpose of cultivation, such as varieties of industrial importance from which raw fruits are extracted from papain, called papain varieties. Important varieties in this class are CO-2ACO-5. And CO is 7. Along with this, another important class is the table variety or those which are cut and eaten in a ripe state. This class is again divided into two parts.Continue Reading