Importance of Devsena in Groundnut farming
In India, groundnut is one of the most important oilseed crops and occupies an area of 5.86 is ha with production and productivity of 8.26 m tons and 1411 kg/ha, respectively . It is also known as peanut, monkey nut or moongfali. It plays an important role in the dietary requirement of resource-poor woman and children. Groundnut kernels are also used for the preparation of food products like chikkis, groundnut milk, butter, curd including different bakery products. Groundnut cake obtained after extraction of oil is used as valuable organic manure and feeding material for livestock. It consists of 7.3% N, 1.5% P505 and 1.3% K20. The peanut haulms contain crude protein 8- 5%, lipids 1-3% and minerals 9-10%. These are used as cattle feed either in fresh or in dried stage or preparing hay or silage. The peanut shells or pod walls which constitute nearly about 25% of total pod weight are used as bedding material for poultry or as mulching material during the summer season to reduce the evaporative losses. Shell material is also used as filler material for making mixed fertilizers and as insulation material for buildings or as fuel in boilers. Groundnuts are a legume that can be processed into an oil. Groundnut oil is a natural source of phytochemicals, antioxidants that protect your body from damage from toxins and free radicals. Like other plant-based oils, groundnut oil contains no cholesterol.
Health Benefits of Groundnut Oil : Most of the health benefits of peanut oil come from its diverse types of fatty acids, such as oleic acid, stearic acid, palmitic acid, and linoleic acid, among others. While unbalanced levels of fatty acids can be dangerous for your health, peanut oil has a very safe balance that can boost your health in a variety of ways, in addition to the health benefits from the other vitamins, minerals, and organic compounds found in peanuts. Peanut oil is without cholesterol, which is one of the central point adding to confused heart conditions . Not exclusively does nut oil need cholesterol, it can decrease your present levels of cholesterol because of the nearness of plant sterols. Resveratrol has another essential capacity in the body. It connects with different hormones that influence veins, similar to angiotensin, which contracts vessels and conduits. By killing the impacts of that hormone, resveratrol enables decline to circulatory strain, which lessens weight on the cardiovascular framework. Peanut oil, in the same way as other vegetable oils, is very rich in vitamin E, which is a basic vitamin for individuals. It is especially vital for the upkeep and strength of the skin, shielding it from the impacts of free radicals that reason wrinkles, flaws, and different indications of untimely maturing. The vitamin E in shelled nut oil keeps your skin looking youthful and solid as you get more established. A final benefit of the peanut oil is the improvement of your immune system. Viral and fungal infections are particularly susceptible to this antioxidant.
Groundnut is the most important crop , it is necessary to protect the crop with best agrochemical and the best is “HPM’s Devsena” .It contains (Thiamethoxam 75% SG ) . Thiamethoxam is a second generation neonicotinoid insecticide, possessing some unique chemical properties. HPM’s “DEVSENA” is the best example of thiamethoxam, Devsena is a broad spectrum systemic insecticide contains the active ingredient Thiamethoxam. It is soil-applied insecticide and having quick action against sucking and chewing pests. It has labeled for use on Ground Nut, Sugarcane, Rice and Cotton. It may direct the application at the base of the plant for optimum root uptake when making post-emergence applications. It improves the plant from primary treatment, it took up by the plant faster which results higher yield and improved crop quality resulting longer-lasting systemic control. For use, measured out the required quantity of the Devsena and mix it well with a small quantity of water and add remaining quantity of water as specified with thorough agitation and apply as soil drenching in Ground Nut, Sugarcane and Cotton.
DEVSENA (Thiamethoxam75% SG )is found to be more efficient in reducing different types of sucking pest population in comparison other insecticides over untreated control. The significant higher yield is recorded with Thiamethoxam 75% SG during both the cropping seasons. There is no phytotoxic effect on crop with Thiamethoxam 75% SG applied as soil drench application . Use of DEVSENA is proved alixer for farmers . It is one such insecticide which is compatible with other agrochemicals . After use of Devsena crops become more potent and give good results.