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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 10, Issue:3, March, 2021

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2021.10(3): 460-466

Economics and Marketing of Broiler and Layer Farming in Ajmer District of Rajasthan
Nikita1*, Deepali Chadha2 and Pratap Singh Rao3
1Department of Agricultural Economics, Swami Keshwanand Rajasthan agricultural University, Bikaner, India
2Department of Agricultural Economics, G.B. Pant Agricultural University, Pantnagar, India
3Department of Soil and Water Engineering, CTAE, MPUAT, Udaipur, India
*Corresponding author

The present investigation was carried out in Ajmer district of Rajasthan by purposively selecting ten poultry farms from the district. The primary data were collected through structured questionnaire as well as self observations. The study concluded that per bird total cost, gross returns and net returns has been calculated as  122.67,  182.14 and  53.21 for small scale broiler farms in Ajmer district of Rajasthan, respectively. For the large size broiler farms the per bird total cost, gross returns and net returns were  114.12,  176.12 and 62.00 for Ajmer district, respectively. The results also found that for layer production the per bird total cost, gross returns and net returns was respectively,  489.06,  777.33 and  288.27 for small scale farms and for large scale layer farms  448.21,  760 and  311.79. There were five major marketing channels have been found for marketing of both broiler and layer farming in Ajmer district of Rajasthan.

Keywords: Broiler,Layer farming, Agriculture sector

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Nikita, Deepali Chadha and Pratap Singh Rao. 2021. Economics and Marketing of Broiler and Layer Farming in Ajmer District of Rajasthan.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 10(3): 460-466. doi:
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