Methodology

Steps in Teak Plantation:

Raise the beds to avoid plants falling due to wind.
First Deep inter ploughing has to be done in the month of July before the onset of monsoon.
After deep inter ploughing soil work has to be done immediately for 1.5 feet diameter. Plant has to be stabilised by packing it with mud so that only 1/3rd of the total plant is exposed above the ground.
Upturning of soil has to be done in the month of September.
Application of fertilizer is to be done in the end of September with mixture DAP 10 grams, Urea 5 grams &Vermi Compost 3 kg per plant.
Second Deep inter ploughing has to be done in the end of October month.
Upturning of Soil : it has to be done in the month of March to protect the plants from coming summer.





Second and Third Year
As in first year Deep inter ploughing of field has to be done.
Fertilisers per plant in second year : DAP 20 grams, Urea 15 grams, Vermi Compost 10 kgs
Fertilisers per plant in second year : DAP 20 grams, Urea 15 grams, Vermi Compost 10 kgs
Fourth, Fifth and Sixth Year
Deep inter ploughing has to be done in the month of October.
Upturning of Soil has to be done in the month of March to protect the trees from roming summer.
Seventh Year to Seventeenth Year
Only deep inter ploughing has to be done in the month of September.