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

      1) North latitude 22o56' & 24o32'
      2) East longitude 91o09' & 92o20'
      3) Extreme length 183.5 Kms
      4) Extreme width 112.7 Kms
      5) Border with Bangladesh 856 Kms
      6) Border with Mizoram 109 Kms
      7) Border with Assam 53 Kms
D) Land Utilisation
      1) Total geographical area 10,43,169 ha.
      2) Net Cropped Area 2,55,070 ha.
      3) Forest area 6.29,426 ha.
      4) Area sown more than once 2,19,428 ha.
      5) Gross Cropped Area 4,74,498 ha.
      6) Cropping intensity 186%
Agriculture  
A) Production of crops
      1) Rice 7,11,831 MT
      2) Wheat 300 MT
      3) Maize 5,863 MT
      4) Pulses 5,154 MT
Total Foodgrains 7,23,148 MT
      5) Sugar cane 4,95,98 MT
      6) Cotton (Bale =170 kg) 1,395 Bales
      7) Jute (Bale =180 kg) 5,369 Bales
      8) Mesta (Bale =180 kg) 7,003 Bales
      9) Total oil seeds 4,613 MT
      10) 94,554 MT