District Profile

Major farming systems/enterprises (based on the analysis made by the KVK)

Particulars Farming System / Enterprise
Crop Paddy-Wheat
Pigeon Pea-Wheat
Maize-Potato-Groundnut
Bajra/Maize-Wheat
Fallow-Mustard -Groundnut./Urd/Moong
Fallow-Garlic/Cole crops
Fallow-Brinjal/Tomato/Cole crops
Jwar-Berseem/Oat
Livestock Dairy
Goatery
Poultry
Orchard Mango
Guava
Ber
Papaya
Anola

Description of Agro-climatic Zone & major agro ecological situations (based on soil and topography)

Agro-climatic Zone Temperature C Rainfall(mm) Total Area Lac(ha) Irrigated Area (%)
South West Semi Arid Zone Minimum : 3.5
Maximum : 47
954 1.86 98

Soil Types

S.N. Soil Type Characteristics (pH)
1 Loam 7.8-8.4
2 Clay Loam 8.0-8.7
3 Sandy Loam 7.5-8.0
4 Sodic Land 8.5-10.0

Area and Productivity of major crops cultivated in the district

S.N. Crop Area (ha) Productivity (Qtl /ha)
1 Paddy 18509 25.28
2 Wheat 135228 35.11
3 Bajra 46021 25.75
4 Maize-kharif 25198 25.16
5 Maize-summer 1280 24.75
6 Chickpea 601 11.73
7 Lentil 1813 19.33
8 Moong (kharif) 9602 8.62
9 Moong (summer) 1280 8.49
10 Pigeon pea 1778 12.21
11 Urd 1080 7.8
12 Mustard 10834 16.35
13 Groundnut 367 9.91
14 Til 323 2.24
15 Tobacco 8455 60.07
16 Potato 6229 276.60
17 Onion(Rabi) 175
18 Fodder(Rabi) 2035
19 Fodder ( Kharif) 5067
20 Fodder(Zaid) 1500

Weather Data

Temperature Range : 3.5-46.7 C

Rainfall(mm) : 647 mm (Approx.


Population and productivity of Livestock, Poultry, Fisheries etc. in the district

Category Population (Nos.) Productivity milk Ltr/day
Desi Cows Total 126643
In Milk 41656 1.89
In Milk
Crossbred Cows
Total 15399
In Milk 6230 6.46
Buffaloes
Total 298677
In Milk 155312 4.58
Sheep
Total 8258
Desi 7495
Crossbred 763
Goats 327690
Horses 3791
Pigs
Total 31411
Desi 27195
Crossbred 4216
Poultry (Total) 74939
Fishery 250 ha 40q/h

Details of Operational Area / Villages

S.N. Taluk Name of the Block Name of the Village Major Crops & Enterprises Major Problem Identified
1 Etah Nidholikalan Kashimpur Paddy Imbalance fert, improved variety, weeds
2 Etah Marhera Datei Maize Shoot borer, Imbalance fertilizer
3 Etah Sheetalpur Jeesukhpur Pigeon Pea Pod borer & leaf roller, imbalance fert. Weeds
4 Etah Sakit Kangrol Bajra Weeds, imbalance ferti.
5 Kasganj Kasganj Memadi Wheat Imbalance fert, improved variety Weeds
6 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Mustard Imbalance fert, insect-disease
7 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Groundnut Non availability of improved variety, imbalance fert.
8 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Chickpea Imbalance fert, podborer, wilt
9 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Moong Imbalance ferti, yellow mosaic virus.
10 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Potato Imbalance ferti, blight, weeds
11 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Garlic Onion Imbalance ferti., insect, disease, weeds, Seed availability
12 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Cucurbits Insect-disease, Seed availability
13 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Cole crops Imbalance Ferti. Insect-disease
14 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Mango Malformation, Nutrition
15 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Guava Wilt
16 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Ber Stem borer
17 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Anola Root rot
18 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Brinjal Shoot & fruit borer
19 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Tomato Mossaic & fruit borer
20 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Buffalo Anestrus, low milk yield, calf mortality
21 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Cow Poor breeding facility
22 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Goat Mortality
23 General problems for all above taluks, blocks and villages Farm Machinery Non availability of improved implements

Priority Thrust Areas

S.N. Crop/Enterprise Thrust area
1 Paddy, wheat, maize, pigeon pea, chick pea, moong, potato and summer groundnut. Availability of improved variety seeds
2 Paddy, wheat, maize, potato, garlic. Application of balance fertilizer
3 Potato, garlic, groundnut, mustard, paddy, maize, Application of micronutrients-sulphur and zinc.
4 Paddy, wheat, Pigeon Pea, moong, potato and garlic. Weed control.
5 Chickpea and Pigeon Pea. Control of pod border.
6 Brinjal, maize, tomato and petha Control of shoot borer and fruit borer.
7 Moong and tomato. Control of mosaic.
8 Potato Control of blight.
9 Buffalo calves and goats. Control of mortality.
10 Dairy animals. Mineral feeding, deworming and vaccination.
11 Diesel Engine and Sprayer. Technical know how for maintenance, operation and repairing.
12 Diesel Engine Mechanic, Mini Dairy, stitching and Goatery. Technical know how for self employment.
13 Maize sheller, Zero till seed drill, Rotavator, Paddy weeder and Paddy transplanter. Availability of improved agriculture machinery.
14 Seed and Grain storage. Technical know how.