Equipment for Farming with SRI

Featured Tool: Mandava Weeder

The Mandava Weeder is one of the most widely used and commercially available SRI weeders. Rotor size, width, and depth can be adjusted when the weeder is built.

Advantages:

  • Low cost
  • Less weight (5 Kgs) with more strength Simple Design
  • Suitable to all types of soils
  • Easy to operate
  • Better handle, should be adjusted for women’s use
  • Reduces drudgery
  • Can be manufactured locally

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General Specifications for Mandava Weeder 

Mandava Weeder

  • Length: 1500 mm
  • Width f(handle): 460 mm
  • Nominal width: 150mm
  • Working width: 120mm
  • Height:  1000 mm
  • Type of Handle: T-Type
  • Number of Rotors: 1
  • Weight: 5.1 kg
  • Unit Cost: $25.00/- (approx. USD)

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