Prospective of Automation for Checkbook Method in Cultivating Allium cepa

  • Nivedita KarEmail author
  • Ankita Kar
  • C. K. Dwivedi
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 524)


This paper shows a small experiment for analyzing the yield of Allium cepa with the help of checkbook method. This manual method is used for maintaining the schedule of irrigation in a kitchen garden which is a closed area nearby the living place. The paper also focuses on the careful steps needed in performing the agricultural practices for cultivating any vegetable crop. The result of experiment suggests the need for automation in irrigation as various limitations are observed in following the conventional cultivation practices. Hence for improving the yield of the crop, a scientific automated irrigation system is proposed by harnessing solar energy in the urban and rural sector.


Allium cepa Arduino uno Checkbook method DAP Kitchen garden 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Electronics and Communication, (J K Institute of Applied Physics)University of AllahabadAllahabadIndia

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