High-yielding short papayaUpdate: 11/21/2013
Institute of Food Plants & trees food selection, successful trials and grower recommends papaya trees produce for low income .
Like derived from imported sources of Thailand, after planting 5-7 months to harvest . The play is low , ranging from 40-50 cm , many trees just 20 cm off the ground so it is convenient care , harvesting and long business cycles , increase economic efficiency .
Depending on the regime and crop care , just to the left in 2 forms : round Fruit length and fruit , which left much longer rate , selling price is much higher than the preferred . Average weight 1.5 to 2 kg / left , are left weighing up to 3 kg .
When cooked , peel fresh yellow , red and gold as intestinal bowel Gac , eat high percentage , up to 85 % less grain , sweet and aromatic . Flesh thick , firm, for convenient storage and transportation revenues right away if necessary maturity .
High -yielding varieties , all trees are bearing fruit almost all year round , every tree for an average 50-60 fruit / year , output reached 90-100 kg / tree / year . It is possible to collect green vegetables ( as salad , cooked ) , fresh ripe collection , ice cream , jam , juice processing ... With the average selling price from 7000-10000 VND / kg depending services , papaya Thailand dwarf can be harvested more than 200 million VND / ha / year .
In order to achieve higher productivity and efficiency when planting new dwarf papaya Thai farmers should note the following points :
- The proper planting : Planting spring (March 1-2 ) , harvested summer (July 8-9 ) , autumn (March 7-8 ) , harvested in the Lunar New Year (January 1-2 ) .
- Distance , proper planting density : 2 x 3 m ( 60 trees / north pole ) .
- Just like with many types of soil, but it is best to choose the foot valve, high , well-drained soil , rich in humus to grow high yielding , good quality fruit trees longevity was due to flooding water .