International Journal of Advanced Education and Research

International Journal of Advanced Education and Research


International Journal of Advanced Education and Research
International Journal of Advanced Education and Research
Vol. 1, Issue 4 (2016)

Agriculture production trends in SPSR Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh


Kailasa Sreenivasulu, Prof. P Venkata Rao

Andhra Pradesh economy is mainly based on agriculture and livestock. In this paper has examined to compare agriculture production in Andhra Pradesh and SPSR Nellore district of selected major crops during 2013-14 and to examine the Area, Production and yield of major crops during 2011-12 to 2013-14 in SPSR Nellore district. The date was collected from the Handbook of Statistics SPSR Nellore District 2014. In SPSR Nellore district the rice cultivated area were recorded 225 hectares when compare to Andhra Pradesh it was noted 2583 Hectares. The production of paddy were in the district noted 911 tonnes in 2013-14, compared to Andhra Pradesh the production of paddy were recorded 7993 tonnes in 2013-14. Rice crop cultivated land were used area and production has recorded 254572 hectares and 1031426 tonnes during 2011-12 and this production were declined to 224893 hectares and 911108 tonnes during 2013-14, during these period the percentage rate of area and production was registered negative accounting -12 per cent respectively. Bengalgram production were recorded 16339 tonnes during 2011-12, these was also fallen to 9680 tonnes during 2013-14. Redgram and Greengram are noted positive trend, accounting from 369 tonnes and 1983 tonnes in 2011-12 to 1286 tonnes and 4421 tonnes in 2013-14 respectively. Recently, in the SPSR Nellore district the production and area under cultivation of watermelon crop were increased. Another important fruit crop production was increased in SPSR Nellore district that is Papaya. In the district, papaya crop area in 2013-14 is 105 hectares; compared in 2011-12 area under cultivation of papaya is only 2 hectares. We’re observing in production of papaya recorded 285 tonnes in 2011-12 and this production was rose to 10279 tonnes in 2013-14 respectively, which means the papaya is fast growing and commercial crop in the SPSR Nellore district.
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Kailasa Sreenivasulu, Prof. P Venkata Rao. Agriculture production trends in SPSR Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh. International Journal of Advanced Education and Research, Volume 1, Issue 4, 2016, Pages 21-25
International Journal of Advanced Education and Research