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Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon® experiment at navy basis INS TRATA in Mumbai India
 
Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon® experiment at navy basis INS TRATA in Mumbai India
The basis is beautiful and well kept but watered daily with scarse ground water
 
The basis is beautiful and well kept but watered daily with scarse ground water
Pieter Hoff explains Commander Dinesh Sing the function of the radicle roots
 
Pieter Hoff explains Commander Dinesh Sing the function of the radicle roots
The present planting material is checked
 
The present planting material is checked
A pot with a rooted cutting is opened
 
A pot with a rooted cutting is opened
 The roots are carefully taken out the soil
 
The roots are carefully taken out the soil
The roots are washed to be able to better check the presence of a radicle root
 
The roots are washed to be able to better check the presence of a radicle root
The radicle root is destroyed and regrows with a far thinner new root not capable to penetrate dry or rocky soil
 
The radicle root is destroyed and regrows with a far thinner new root not capable to penetrate dry or rocky soil
Commander Singh decides to sow seeds in order to get perfect radicle roots
 
Commander Singh decides to sow seeds in order to get perfect radicle roots
Pieter Hoff demonstrates how to make a planting place without destoying the capillary
 
Pieter Hoff demonstrates how to make a planting place without destoying the capillary
The seed is soaked in water for 72 hours
 
The seed is soaked in water for 72 hours
In each opening that you see in the carton cartboard we put 2 seeds
 
In each opening that you see in the carton cartboard we put 2 seeds
The seed is covered slightly if more than one germinates we cut the smallest away
 
The seed is covered slightly if more than one germinates we cut the smallest away
The windprotectors are attached
 
The windprotectors are attached
The box is well covered with soil at the sides in order to prevent evaporation of the water below it
 
The box is well covered with soil at the sides in order to prevent evaporation of the water below it
Spill 4 liters (1 gallon) in the center and 16 liters (4 gallons) in the box
 
Spill 4 liters (1 gallon) in the center and 16 liters (4 gallons) in the box
R to L Mrs Singh spouse of Comr Singh Mr Mitul Shah CEO Neel Agrotech and Mr Vashitwa Mishra Gen Manr of Global Carbon Exchange
 
R to L Mrs Singh spouse of Comr Singh Mr Mitul Shah CEO Neel Agrotech and Mr Vashitwa Mishra Gen Manr of Global Carbon Exchange
Mrs Singh plants the first Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon® in India
 
Mrs Singh plants the first Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon® in India
Explanation
 
Explanation
 
Selecting and sowing the seed
 
Selecting and sowing the seed
Covering the sides of the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
 
Covering the sides of the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
Commander Singh prepares the next Waterboxx plantcocoon®
 
Commander Singh prepares the next Waterboxx plantcocoon®
Putting the isolation plate inside the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
 
Putting the isolation plate inside the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
Putting the cover on top of the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
 
Putting the cover on top of the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
Pulling the wick through the opening in the bottom with a plier
 
Pulling the wick through the opening in the bottom with a plier
Wick pulled with plier detail
 
Wick pulled with plier detail
Ready to plant
 
Ready to plant
Commander Singh and his wife plant the second Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon® in India
 
Commander Singh and his wife plant the second Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon® in India
Taking care that the seeds are exactly below the openings of the carton cover
 
Taking care that the seeds are exactly below the openings of the carton cover
Putting the Waterboxx plantcocoon® in its place and the wick alongside the carton
 
Putting the Waterboxx plantcocoon® in its place and the wick alongside the carton
Filling with water and ready to grow
 
Filling with water and ready to grow
Mrs Singh teaches Mr Jan Lindeman CEO of Indo-Dutch Consultancy how to plant
 
Mrs Singh teaches Mr Jan Lindeman CEO of Indo-Dutch Consultancy how to plant
Sowing the seed
 
Sowing the seed
Three cm (one inch) deep
 
Three cm (one inch) deep
In order to not forget where you have sown we put a straw
 
In order to not forget where you have sown we put a straw
Concentrated assembling the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
 
Concentrated assembling the Waterboxx plantcocoon®
Commander Singh and Mr Shah are enjoying seeing somebody else at work with +38C°
 
Commander Singh and Mr Shah are enjoying seeing somebody else at work with +38C°
Carefully putting the Waterboxx plantcocoon® in the right place
 
Carefully putting the Waterboxx plantcocoon® in the right place
Four liters through spilling in the center in order not to wash away the seeds
 
Four liters through spilling in the center in order not to wash away the seeds
Sixteen liters in the Waterboxx plantcocoon® enough for the whole year
 
Sixteen liters in the Waterboxx plantcocoon® enough for the whole year
 Mr and Mrs Dinesh Singh
 
Mr and Mrs Dinesh Singh
Mr Mishwa also prepares a planting place and plants a Waterboxx plantcocoon®
 
Mr Mishwa also prepares a planting place and plants a Waterboxx plantcocoon®
Filling with water
 
Filling with water
After the planting we talk about the last details
 
After the planting we talk about the last details
The team happy with the first planting of the Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon® in India
 
The team happy with the first planting of the Groasis Waterboxx plantcocoon® in India
Groasis thanks Commander Dingh at INS TRATA for his kind help and interest to reforest India
 
Groasis thanks Commander Dingh at INS TRATA for his kind help and interest to reforest India
The INS TRATA site seen from the Mumbay Bridge
 
The INS TRATA site seen from the Mumbay Bridge
 
 
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