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,
NATIONAL CONFERENCEONAGRICULTUREFORRABI 2009
GOVERNMENT OF TRIPURA
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
Loss in production during kharif – 2009 is estimated to
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).
The above four decisions have not been implemented so far in spite of repeated persuasions by the State Government.
Fertilizer (Constraints) contd….
Anticipated foodgrains production during
Kharif ’09 would be 460.63 thousand tons against the target of 538.62 thousand tons.
Target for foodgrains production during
Rabi’09 has been fixed at 249.59 thousand tons.
G.O.I released funds in three installments during 2007-08 as under :
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)
: Release - Nil
2009-10 to 2011-2012 prepared & sent to GOI