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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2017.6(8): 2332-2337
DOI: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.608.275


Comparative Effect of Integrated Crop Management and Farmers' Standard Practice in Chilli Crop
Salla Sowjanya*, R. Vijaya Kumari, V.V.R. Deekshitulu and J. Suresh
Department of Agricultural Economics, Prof. Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University, Telangana, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The present study was on Comparative effect of Integrated Crop Management and farmers' standard practice in Chilli growing areas in Telangana region, which was conducted in Gudepally village of Warangal district, where chilli formers adopting ICM technologies. For the study, 30 ICM and 30 Non- ICM farmers were randomly selected. Through the cost concepts and financial analysis the data was analysed. The average size of holding of ICM and Non ICM farmers was 4.4 and 2.54 ha respectively. For ICM and Non-ICM farmers, the total average cost of cultivation of chilli crop was  259188.98 and  243611.11 respectively. The gross returns per hectare of chilli cultivation for ICM and Non-ICM farmers were  463145.24 and  318600 respectively in Gudepally village. Return on investment for ICM and Non-ICM farmers were 1.79 and 1.31 respectively. The post-harvest management cost of chilli cultivation per hectare was ` 9726.68 and ` 14800.33 under ICM and Non-ICM farms respectively. The overall analysis of the study revealed that adoption of ICM technologies in chilli cultivation results in high profits and export quality products. The state agricultural department should take initiatives, extension activities and trainings for promotion of the ICM technologies. Encourage mechanization in chilli cultivation.


Keywords: ICM, Cost of cultivation, Returns, ROI, Post-harvest cost, Marketing cost.
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Salla Sowjanya, R. Vijaya Kumari, V.V.R. Deekshitulu and Suresh, J. 2017. Comparative Effect of Integrated Crop Management and Farmers' Standard Practice in Chilli Crop.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 6(8): 2332-2337. doi: https://doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2017.608.275