In tribal india shifting cultivation is widely prevalent, though it is known by different names the naga call it jhum cultivation the bhuiya distinguish two forms. Security implications on the meghalaya plateau, transition from jhum cultivation land-use change and food security implications on the meghalaya. Funds to enhance jhum in ne: is providing rs 1,140 crores to nagaland and mizoram for better jhum cultivation practices.
Sustainability of jhum cultivation as perceived by the tribal people of tripura jayasree datta1, n r gangadharappa2 and amit debnath3 1. Chapter: 1 – introduction 11 introduction jhum cultivation is woven into the traditions and culture of the nagas with major land use is under jhum. J agrofor environ 2 (2): 1- 8, 2008 issn 1995-6983 jhum cultivation in khagrachari hill. The effect of traditional shifting cultivation practices using slash and burn (locally known as jhum) on runoff and losses of soil and nutrients was investigated over.
Khonoma village near kohima upholds a sustainable form of jhum cultivation, which doesn't fell but only prunes trees this video narrates how farms and forests can co. At present, about 20,000 hectares of land are being brought under jhum cultivation every year, decaying 100 to 250 metric tons of soil per hectare of land. This is showing one of the life style of #chakma community. Jhum or jhoom cultivation is also called as shifting cultivation or cultivation or slash and burn cultivationthis type of cultivation is mainly practised.
Weed population dynamics under ‘jhum’ (slash and burn agriculture) and terrace cultivation in northeast india. This infographic shows the pros and cons of jhum cultivation - a cultivation method prevalent in the north - eastern states of india. Fulltext - impact of jhum cultivation on the agro-ecology of mountains and socio-economy of tribal peoples. Effect of npk fertilizer on growth and yield of maize under different jhum cycles in mizoram jhum cultivation, in which natural vegetation.
Jhum cultivation which is popularly known as shifting cultivation is one of the oldest types of cultivation practices of india and is practiced majorly in the. Jhum cultivation news and updates from the economictimescom. Description summary shifting cultivation (slash and burn jhum) is widely practiced by farmers in the hill regions of the north-eastern states of india.
Jhum or jhoom cultivation is a local name for slash and burn agriculture practiced by the tribal groups in the northeastern states of india like arunachal. Jhum cultivation news: latest and breaking news on jhum cultivation explore jhum cultivation profile at times of india for photos, videos and latest news of jhum. Get latest & exclusive jhum cultivation news updates & stories explore photos & videos on jhum cultivation also get news from india and world including business.