Economics of Garlic Production in Baran District of Rajasthan; Break Even Analysis

The study focuses on economic analysis of garlic production in the Baran District of Rajasthan.The study is carried out to determine break even analysis and constraints of garlic production in the study area.Break even analysis is carried out to arrive at that minimum level at which optimum conditions of cost and returns is equated that is no profit no loss point. In this study selected small, medium and large farmers will not be at loss even if their actual yield of garlic is decline by 56.22, 54.27 and 54.18 quintals per hectare respectively and selected small, medium and large farmers will not be at loss even if their actual price of garlic is decline by 986.96, 1005.55 and 1014.77 /quintals respectively. Break even yield and price were increased with increased size of holding of farmers. The most serious constraints as perceived by the farmers in garlic production were the high price of garlic seed at time of sowing, high cost of garlic cultivation, Unfavourable product price and High cost of irrigation etc.


Issue Date:
2013-10
Publication Type:
Journal Article
DOI and Other Identifiers:
ISSN(P): 2304-1455 (Other)
ISSN(E): 2224-4433 (Other)
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/198246
Published in:
Asian Journal of Agriculture and Rural Development, Volume 03, Number 10
Page range:
697-701
Total Pages:
5
Series Statement:
3-323-AJARD, 3(10)2013-697-701




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