Tuesday 20th Aug 2019

Coimbatore

District : Coimbatore

Coimbatore district is situated in the Western Agro climatic zone. Minimum temperature prevailing is 18°C and maximum temperature is 35°C.

Soil Types:

Loamy soil, Clayey soil and Calcareous black cotton soil are the soil types found in the district

Rain Fall:

SeasonRain fall (mm)
Winter:10.80
Summer:141.60
South West monsoon:164.60
North East Monsoon:350.00
Grand Total:677.00

Major Horticulture Crops:

Major horticulture crops cultivated in this district are fruits crops like mango and banana, vegetables like tomato, brinjal, bhendi and onion, spices like turmeric and flowers like tube rose, and jasmine.

Schemes operated:

S.NoName of the SchemeInputs SuppliedSubsidy
AState Schemes  
1Integrated Horticulture Development SchemeVegetable Seeds, Planting Materials50%
2National Agriculture Development Programme – Precision FarmingSeeds, Fertilizers50%
3National Agriculture Development Programme – High Tech Productivity Enhancement ProgrammeVegetable Seeds50%
4National Agricultural Insurance Scheme  
5Rainfed Area Development Programme -50% 
BState and Central Shared Schemes  
1National Horticulture MissionSeeds, Planting Materials50-75%
2National Mission on Micro IrrigationDrip Irrigation components75-100%
CCentrally Sponsored Schemes  
1National Mission on Medicinal Plants-20-75%
2National  Bamboo Mission-50%
DExternally Aided Schemes- TNSeeds, Planting50%

State Horticulture Farms:

There are two State Horticulture Farms in the District, one at Anailkatty and the other at Kannampalayam

Horticultural crops statistics:

S.NoName of the CropAreaProdn.Provty.
1FRUITS820127769133
2VEGETABLES647014400822
3PLANTATION CROPS101955111900010
4SPICES & CONDIMENTS3790350199
5FLOWERS443445910
6MEDICINAL & AROMATIC CROPS331434
 TOTAL120892158032013.07

 

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