Saturday 19th Oct 2019


District  : Perambalur

Perambalur district is situated in the Western Agro climatic zone. Minimum temperature prevailing is 22°C and maximum temperature is 40°C.

Soil Types:

Red soil, Clayey soil, Loam, Sandy loam and Sandy clay soil and sandy soil are the soil types found in the district

Rain Fall:

SeasonRain fall (mm)
South West monsoon:314.00
North East Monsoon:475.00
Grand Total:908.00

Major Horticulture Crops:

Major horticulture crops cultivated in this district are fruits crops like mango, banana and acid lime, vegetables like tomato, brinjal, onion, gourds and tapioca, spices like chillies and turmeric and flowers like tuberose and chrysanthemum

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--
5National Agricultural Insurance Scheme--
BState and Central Shared Schemes  
1National Mission on Micro IrrigationDrip Irrigation components75-100%
CCentrally Sponsored Schemes  
1National Mission on Medicinal Plants-20-75 %
2National  Bamboo Mission--
DExternally Aided Schemes- TN IAMWARMSeeds, Planting Materials50 %

State Horticulture Farms:

There are no State Horticulture Farms in the District.

Horticultural crops statistics:

S.NoName of the CropAreaProdn.Provty.
4SPICES & CONDIMENTS125952134.14
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