Saturday 25th Jan 2020


District  : Trichy

Trichy district is situated in the Cauvery Delta Agro climatic zone. Minimum temperature prevailing is 17°C and maximum temperature is 41°C.

Soil Types:

Loamy, Clayey and sandy alluvial soil are the soil types found in the district.

Rain Fall:

SeasonRain fall (mm)
South West monsoon:263.81
North East Monsoon:438.51
Grand Total:850.32

Major Horticulture Crops:

Major horticulture crops cultivated in this district are fruits crops like mango, banana, guava and acid lime, vegetables like tomato, onion, brinjal, and tapioca, spices like chillies, coriander, tamarind and turmeric, plantation crops like betel vine and flower crops like jasmine, marigold, crossandra and rose.

Schemes operated: 

S.NoName of the SchemeInputs SuppliedSubsidy
AState Schemes  
1Integrated Horticulture Development SchemeVegetable Seeds, Planting Materials50%
2Integrated Tribal Development ProgrammeVegetable Seeds, Planting Materials90% 75%
3National Agricultural Insurance Scheme--
4Rainfed Area Development programmeVegetable Seeds, Planting Materials50%
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--
2National  Bamboo Mission-50 %

State Horticulture Farms:

There is a State Horticulture Farm situated in Karur under the control of DDH, Trichy.

Horticultural crops statistics:

S.NoName of the CropAreaProdn.Provty.
3PLANTATION CROPS6928589068.50
4SPICES & CONDIMENTS139356354.05
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