Agricultural Scenario of Tripura
Area 2013 - 14
a) Total area of the State 10,491.69 SqKms
b) Altitude of Agartala 12.80 Mts
c) Location  
  i) North latitude 22o56' & 24o32'
  ii ) East longitude 91o09' & 92o20'
  iii ) Extreme length 183.5 Kms
  iv) Extreme width 112.7 Kms
  v ) Border with Bangladesh 856 Kms
  vi ) Border with Mizoram 109 Kms
  vii ) Border with Assam 53 Kms
d) Land Utilisation  
  i ) Total geographical area 10,43,169 ha.
  ii ) Net Cropped Area 2,55,070 ha.
  iii ) Forest area 6.29,426 ha.
  iv ) Area sown more than once 2,19,428 ha.
  v ) Gross Cropped Area 4,74,498 ha.
  vi) Cropping intensity 186%
       
Agriculture  
a Production of crops  
  i Rice 7,11,831 MT
  ii Wheat 300 MT
  iii Maize 5,863 MT
  iv Pulses 5,154 MT
  Total Foodgrains 7,23,148 MT
  v Sugar cane 4,95,98 MT
  vi Cotton (Bale =170 kg) 1,395 Bales
  vii Jute (Bale =180 kg) 5,369 Bales
  viii Mesta (Bale =180 kg) 7,003 Bales
  ix Total oil seeds 4,613 MT
  x Potato 94,554 MT
b Fertilizer consumption 35133 MT
c Per hectare use of fertilizer (NPK) 42 Kg/Ha
d Bio-fertilizer distribution 17 MT
e Farmers trained 70,000 Nos.
f Regulated agricultural markets 21
g Cropping intensity (%) 186%
h Jhum productivity 1050 Kg/Ha
i Cold Storage 10 Nos.
j Mango 11,924.35 MT
k Pineapple 1,08,009 MT
l Orange 20,383 MT
m Jackfruit 2,52,384 MT
n Coconut 7,882 MT
o Summer vegetable 1,43,665,66 MT
p Others winter vegetable 1,62,602.05 MT
q Kisan Credit Card issued 30,469 Nos
r Amount disbursed Rs. 84.96 Crores
     
Climate  
a Normal annual rainfall 2,169.40 mm
b Average actual annual rainfall 1,961.80 mm
c Normal rainy days 99.2
d Actual rainy days 82.5
     
Irrigation  
a Cultivable area 2,79,050 ha.
b Irrigable area 1,17,000 ha.
c Potential created 10,4995 ha.
d Potential utilized 68,085 ha.
     

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