Agriculture

Consumption of Pesticides

Pesticide Consumption of jammu division for the year 2016.

 Pesticide Type

 Consumption in Metric
Tonnes per year

 Insecticides

29.48

Weedicides

75.33

Fungicides

36.19

Rodenticides

4.76

Fumigants

0.83

 Total

146.59

 Pesticide Consumption for Districts of Jammu for the Year 2016.

District

Pesticide Type and consumption in TGM per annum

 Total

Insecticide

Weedicide

Fungicides

Rodenticides

Fumigants

 

 Jammu

 8.77

21.27

12.56

1.08

0.33

44.01

Kathua

6.19

17.19

10.21

0.90

0.22

34.71

 Samba

4.71

16.21

8.15

0.73

0.18

29.98

 Rajouri

2.23

10.26

1.02

0.41

0.03

13.95

Poonch

1.75

2.17

0.75

0.35

0.02

5.04

Udhampur

3.36

3.49

1.32

1.02

0.03

9.22

Reasi

0.81

2.46

0.96

0.09

0.01

4.33

Doda

0.56

1.28

0.67

0.05

0.01

2.57

 Ramban

0.56

0.76

0.42

0.07

0.00

1.81

 Kishtwar

0.54

0.24

0.13

0.06

0.00

0.97

 Total

29.48

75.33

36.19

4.76

0.83

146.59

Source: Department of Agriculture Jammu.

Table 1: Consumption of Pesticides

Quantity (MTS)

S.No Name of P.P Chemicals Year 2013 - 14 Year 2014 - 15 Year 2015 - 16
1) Insecticides 129.386 87.518 79.346
2) Fungicides 1406.678 1580.904 1902.512
3) Rodenticides and Fumigent 2.183 2.716 1.808
4) Weedicides / Herbicide 184.374 249.771 267.666

 Consumption of P.P. Chemicals in J &K State (TGM in Kg Per/Ha)

S.No.

Year

Consumption in Kgs Per Ha.

Year

Consumption in Kgs Per Ha.

Total Consumption in Kgs Per Ha./Per year

1

Rabi 2012

0.03

Kharif 2012

2.69

1.28

2

Rabi 2013

0.04

Kharif  2013

2.59

1.24

3

Rabi 2014

0.09

Kharif 2014

2.98

1.39

4

Rabi 2015

0.09

Kharif  2015

2.91

1.41

5

Rabi 2016

0.09

Kharif 2016

2.98

1.37

Average area under crops (000Ha)


Kharif

Agriculture

740.10

 

Horticulture

359.32

Rabi

Agriculture

435.59

 

Horticulture

 

Average Total Grass cropped area (000Ha) = 15.350 Ha.

(Data Source: Deptt of Agriculture Talab Tillo Jammu

 

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