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AINP on Pesticide Residues, Anand

Agro-climatic information

Name of the Agro-climatic zone Middle Gujarat Agro climatic , Zone IIIAgro Ecological Situation (AES) -II
Rainfall The average annual rainfall of last  30 years of Anand is 853 mm

The soil of the farm is sandy loam in texture, poor in organic carbon,

medium in available phosphorus and high in potash.

Most of the micro-nutrients (Mn, Cu & Fe) are up to sufficient level in the soil.

The depth of the soil is more than 30 m.

Temperature Summer : Maxi. 41.5 oC Winter   :  Maxi. 37.6 oC
Geographical Details

Climate : Subtropical, Latitude : 22' 35 N, Longitude : 72.55 mt.

East, Height above sea level : 45.11 m

Soil properties  
Type Sandy loam, highly productive
pH 7.75
Organic Carbon 0.36%
Available N 2 160 kg/ha
Available P2O5 60 kg/ha
Available K2O 295 kg/ha
Water Quality  
EC(dsm -1) 1.1
RSC (meq/lit) Nil
Class C2S1
Fluoride Nil


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