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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2020.9(1): 733-739
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.901.080


Cost and Returns Analysis of Sugarcane Production in Baghpat district of Western Uttar Pradesh, India
Lalit Kumar Verma* and Arun Solanki
Department of Agricultural Economics, J.V. College Baraut, Baghpat, -250611 (U.P.), India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The Present Study deals with the cost and return of sugarcane in the Baghpat district of Uttar Pradesh state. The district is purposely selected for this study because these district main commercial activities of the people living in this region are making and selling Gur and Khandsari Sugar, which is an agro-based industry. It was conducted in Baraut and Chhaprauli blocks in the district. The primary data were collected for the year 2016-2017. Primary data were collected from the sample respondents by conducting personal interview and pretested schedule. 80 farmers were selected randomly from two blocks out of which, marginal (23), small (36), medium (12) and large (09). The overall cost of cultivation of sugarcane was found to be Rs 87491.30 per hectare and cost of production was Rs 105.70 per quintal of sugarcane. The yield of sugarcane was 831.23 q/ha in sample farms. The input output ratio over total cost was noticed to be 1:2.56.


Keywords: Sugarcane, Cost of cultivation, Gross return, Net return, Input output ratio
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Lalit Kumar Verma and Arun Solanki. 2020. Cost and Returns Analysis of Sugarcane Production in Baghpat district of Western Uttar Pradesh, India.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 9(1): 733-739. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2020.901.080