NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON AGRICULTURE FOR RABI 2009. GOVERNMENT OF TRIPURA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE. Loss in production during kharif – 2009 is estimated to be 44,975 tonnes due to – Deficient rainfall till late July 2009, lesser coverage under Aus paddy – 11000 ha, Jhum, 1044 Ha,
GOVERNMENT OF TRIPURA
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
be 44,975 tonnesdue to –
Grand Total : Rs. 53.57 Crores.
Proceedings of Agricultural Ministers’ conference on issues relating to fertilizer sector Chaired by Union Minister of Chemical and Fertilizer, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan held at New Delhi on 29th January,2007 attended by Resident Commissioner, Govt of Tripura, ShriSanjeevRanjan:
Fertilizer Companies should arrange for a primary stock point in each district in which they are marketing fertilizer products with a view towards ensuring sufficient supply to each Block in the Country.
Lead Fertilizer Companies (LFC) should maintained a primary stock point in each districts of the State. (BVFCL being the LFC for Tripura).
As per Stage III of NPS for Urea manufacturing units, the DOF will operate a buffer stock through the Institutional agencies/Fertilizer companies in States up to a limit of 5% of their seasonal requirement. But, this system has not been implemented in the State.
The above four decisions have not been implemented so far in spite of repeated persuasions by the State Government.
Kharif ’09 would be 460.63 thousand tons against the target of 538.62 thousand tons.
Rabi’09 has been fixed at 249.59 thousand tons.
Total : Rs. 416.00 Lakhs
Department wise fund placed against fund received during 2008-09 as 1st installment:
2006-07 : Rs.22.00lakhs
2007-08 : Rs.94.66 lakh
(Received on Sept. 2008)
2008-09 : Rs.143.00 lakhs
2008—09 : Rs. 143.00 lakh
(Received on April 2009)
2009-10 : Rs.210.00 lakhs (allotment)
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2009-10 to 2011-2012 prepared & sent to GOI