Harvesting and Yield of Pea

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Harvesting and Yield of Pea

Harvesting:

1. Pod becomes ready for harvesting in about 100 to 120 days after sowing.
2. Green pods are harvested results in reduction of market value.
3. Delayed harvesting results in reduction of market value.
4. Pods are picked without tearing of jerking.
5. Harvesting is done 3 to 4 times during the season.
6. For matured grains harvesting is done when leaves begins to turn yellow.

Yield:

Av. Yield is 600 to 700 kg/ha.