Welcome to the Cost of Cultivation Scheme

Comprehensive Scheme for Studying the Cost of Cultivation of Principal Crops of Karnataka, Govt. of India

The Central Sector Scheme for Studying the Cost of Cultivation of Principal Crops in India started in the year 1970-71.

At present 19 States (Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chhatisgarh, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and West Bengal) are covered under the scheme.

Mandate of the Scheme: To collect, validate and tabulate reliable data on cost of cultivation of principal crops, including data on physical inputs, outputs, returns for 13 principal food and commercial crops of Karnataka : Cereals (Paddy, Ragi Jowar, Bajra, Maize), Oil seeds (Sunflower, Groundnut), Pulses (Redgram, Green gram, Bengalgram), Commercial Crops (Cotton, Sugarcane) and Vegetable (Onion).

Sri.Jagannth Olekar attended the National workshop on 12-13 September 2013 at B.C.Krishi Vishwa vidyalay, Mohanpur, Nadia, West Bengal.

7th June 2012 - Sri. Chander Kant, Additional Statistical Advisor, DES, Ministry of Agriculture, GOI, New Delhi visited the Bangalore Center.

31st March 2012 - Launch of website of Cost of cultivation scheme and Workshop cum Report releasing of cost of cultivation of arecanut Scheme.

11-12 Mar 2012 - Workshop cum Training programme to Field Assistants and Farmers held at Sirsi, Uttara Kannada, Karnataka.

Contact list of officers / staff in Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices.

Minimum Support/Procurement Prices Recommended by CACP and Fixed by GOI as on 02-11-2011.

Minimum Support Prices announced by GOI on June 14th 2012 for the Crop season 2012-13.

Arecanut Economy - At the Crossroads Released on 30th March 2012