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Ariyalur

District: Ariyalur

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

Soil Types:

Loamy soil, Black soil, Alluvial soil, Sandy loam and Sandy clay are the soil types found in the district

Rainfall:

SeasonRainfall (mm)
Winter16.80
Summer109.50
South West Monsoon238.40
North East Monsoon602.20
Grand Total966.90

Major Horticulture Crops:

Major horticulture crops cultivated in this district are fruits crops like mango, banana, guava, aonla and jack, plantation crops like cashew, vegetables like tomato, brinjal, bhendi, onion, chillies, tapioca and watermelon, spices like turmeric, medicinal plants like Gloriosa and flowers like tube rose, jasmine, crossandra and chrysanthemum

Schemes operated:

SNo.Name of the SchemeInputs SuppliedSubsidy
AState Schemes  
1.Integrated Horticulture Development SchemeSeeds, Planting Materials50%
2.National Agriculture Development Programme – Precision FarmingSeeds, Fertilizers50%
3.National Agriculture Development Programme – High Tech Productivity Enhancement ProgrammeVegetable seeds50%
4.National Agricultural Insurance Scheme  
5.Rainfed Area Development Programme 50%

State Horticulture Farms:

There are no State Horticulture Farms in the district

Horticultural crops statistics:

S.NoName of the CropAreaProdn.Provty.
1FRUITS7511340717.85
2VEGETABLES16945578632.93
3PLANTATION CROPS30714277770.90
4SPICES & CONDIMENTS46518854.05
5FLOWERS160211613.23
6MEDICINAL & AROMATIC CROPS26240.92
 TOTAL338101009952.99

Crop Statistics:

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