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Generic crop

Generic crop

Extension Policy for Cotton in Karnataka

Extension Policy

Raitha Samparka Kendra- Farm Clinics

Crop Insurance Scheme for cotton in Karnataka

Crop Insurance Scheme

Agriculture price ploicy for Cotton in Karnataka

Agricultural Price policy:

The Floor Price Scheme has been implemented in Karnataka to ensure price stability and to protect the interests of the farmers against distress sale of agricultural commodities. It will be announced as and when there is a market glut. To operate this scheme, an amount of Rs. 100.00 crores is earmarked under floor price fund (revolving fund).

Marketing policy forCotton in Karnataka

Cost benfit ratio of Cotton in karnataka

Cost of cultivation of desi (Herbaceum/Arboreum) Cotton (Per Acre) - 2007-08.

Total cost of cultivation: Rs. 5280 per acre ( Rs. 13,200 per hectare)

Gross returns: 4q/ac kapas @ Rs.1700/q = Rs.6,800/ac ( Rs.17,000/ha)

Net returns: ( 6,800 - 5280) = Rs. 1520/ac ( Rs.3,800/ha)

Serpentine leaf miner in Cotton

Serpentine leaf miner in Cotton

Serpentine leaf miner: Liriomyza trifolii (Agromyzidae:Diptera)

Kannada name: Ele surang keeta

Management of Cotton wilt

Management of Cotton wilt

Wilt: Fusarium oxysporum fsp vasinfectum Atk (Moniliales:Moniliaceae)

Kannada name: Seedi roga

Bacterial blight of Cotton

Bacterial blight of Cotton

Bacterial blight: Xanthomonas compestris pv malvaceirum

Kannada name: Kari hippe roga

Cotton thrips


 Thrips: Thrips tabaci (Thirpidae:Thysaonoptera)

Cotton jassids


Jassids: Amrasca biguttula biguttula Ishida  (Cicadellidae:Hemiptera)      

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