Department of Agriculture

Statistical information of the office

Name Total
No. of Tehsil 6
No. of Villages 934
Subject Area ‘000’ hec
Geographical Area 322.29
Forest 12.41
Barren Land 3.97
Non-Agricultural Use 39.29
Current & Other Fallow 5.92
Net Area Sown 260.70
Area Sown more than Once 252.47
Gross Cropped Area 513.17
Cropping Intensity (%) 197.0
Net Irrigated Area 260.15
Canals 1.63
Tube wells 258.52
Area Irrigated more than Once 251.07
Gross Irrigated Area 511.22

Major activities and important projects

Quality Control, Extension Services, Soil Health Check up, To Promote Crop Diversification and water saving activities.

Achievements in the state level

Year Crop Yield of the district(kg/hec) Yield of the state (kg/hec) Position in the State
2012^13 sugarcane(gur) 7613 5888 First
2012^13 Maize 4149 3680 Third
2013^14 Maize 4867 3898 Third
2013^14 sugarcane(gur) 7747 6197 First
2013^14 Barley 4458 3836 First
2014^15 Barley 4069 3580 First
2014^15 Oil seed (Rabi) 1685 1248 First
2014^15 Sunflower 1946 1762 Second
2015^16 Barley 4026 3696 Second