Agriculture

The Director
Ministry of Agriculture
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Extent Asweddumized by Division wise Maha 2004/ 2005

S.No. DS Division A.I.Range Extent (Ha) Total extent (Ha)
Major Minor Rainfed
1 Town & Gravets Uppuveli 182.20 397.00 2,570.00 3,149.20
Sampal Theevu -                232.00             294.00
2 Kuchchaveli Nilaveli                125.50                175.00                800.00          1,100.50
Kuchchaveli                732.40                100.00                461.00          1,293.40
Pulmoddai                591.50                447.00             1,545.00          2,583.50
3 Pathavisiripura Pathavisiripura             2,498.00                340.00                500.00          3,338.00
4 Gomarankadawela Gomarankadawela                761.10             1,480.00             1,520.00          3,761.10
5 Morawewa Pankulam             2,341.80                499.00             1,077.00          3,917.80
6 Thampalakamam Thampalakamam             1,117.00                202.00                316.00          1,635.00
Mullippoththanai             1,528.00                  76.00                430.00          2,034.00
7 Kantalai Kantalai             2,737.00                       -                  570.00          3,307.00
Agbopura                571.60                194.00                494.00          1,259.60
Wan Ela                640.70                  11.00                305.00             956.70
8 Kinniya Kinniya                202.40                172.00             2,330.00          2,704.40
Kurincharkkerny                764.00                102.00                617.00          1,483.00
9 Seruvila Seruvila             2,755.00                       -                  690.00          3,445.00
10 Eachchilampathai Eachchilampathai                320.00                  40.00                890.00          1,250.00
11 Muthur Muthur             1,203.50                       -                  386.00          1,589.50
Sampoor                141.70                664.00                665.00          1,470.70
Thoppoor             1,235.00                376.00                802.00          2,413.00
Kiliveddy                875.00                       -                    60.00             935.00
Munnampodiveddai                777.00                       -                  569.00          1,346.00
  Total                22,100                5,337              17,829           45,266

Extent of Other Field Crops Cultivated During the Maha Season 1997- 2005

S.No. Crops 1997/    1998 1998/ 1999 1999/         2000 2000/ 2001 2001/      2002 2002/ 2003 2003/   2004 2004/ 2005
Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha.
1 Chilli 257.0 138.0 101.0 87.3 86.0 117.0 151.0 95.0
2 Red Onion                  388.0       244.0                  573.0       151.0                  344.0       581.0               189.5      155.0
3 Cowpea                  126.0         70.5                    47.0         53.0                    91.0         67.0                 56.5        28.0
4 Green Gram                    65.0         44.3                    59.0         38.0                    39.0         75.8                 66.0        34.0
5 Soya been                       -               -                         -               -                         -               -                      -             -  
6 Black Gram                    29.0         35.0                    54.0         15.0                    27.0         45.5               102.5        40.0
7 Ground Nut                  329.0         34.0                  325.0       344.5                  317.0       460.0               350.5      409.0
8 Gingerly                      3.0         34.0                      6.0           7.5                      2.0           1.5                   5.0           -  
9 Maize                  483.0         55.0                  451.0       391.5               1,391.5       512.0               556.0      500.0
10 Kurakkan                      7.0         14.0                    12.0           8.0                      5.0         11.5                   7.0          3.8
11 Manioc                  392.0       416.0                  266.0       390.0                  241.0       357.5               195.8      174.0
12 Sweet Potato                  107.0         87.0                    68.0         61.5                    94.5       100.0                 54.8        33.0
13 Other Yams                    21.5         18.5                    16.0         20.0                    22.5         24.0                 24.0      105.0

Extent of Other Field Crops Cultivated During the Yala Season 1996 - 2005

S.No. Crops 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
Ha. Ha. Ha.s Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha. Ha.
1 Chilli 89.5 104.5 65 97.75 61 64.75 66.6 53.80 56.00 67.75
2 Red Onion 100 202 250 383 191 271 239.25 121.00 120.75 84.50
3 Cowpea 9 18 22 18 20 13 18.25 20.75 23.50 17.25
4 Green Gram 27.5 34 35 30.5 17.75 29.25 21.75 20.10 26.00 199.25
5 Black Gram 7.5 7 3.5 2 7.5   10 4.25 7.75 2.50
6 Ground Nut 8 7 11 13 12 12 16.5 18.00 26.00 31.00
7 Gingerly 6 3 17 3 1 8.5 1 2.00 3.00 7.00
8 Maize 9 21 25 70.25 13 11.75 17 24.75 19.25 4.50
9 Kurakkan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
10 Manioc 132.5 150 72 89 67.75 96.5 82.25 57.50 65.00 61.00
11 Sweet Potato 9 11.5 9 13.5 11.25 15 13 7.75 6.75 8.55
12 Other Yams 2 1.5 4 2.5 1 1.75 11.75 4.25 0.00 4.50

Extent of Vegetable Cultivated During the Maha 2004/ 2005 & Yala 2005

S.No. Crops Maha 2004/ 2005 (Ha.) Yala 2005
Target (Ha.) Achivement (Ha.) Target (Ha.) Achivement (Ha.)
1 Beans                    7.50                    3.50                       -                         -  
2 Tomato                  52.50                  19.50                  16.50                  12.00
3 Brinjal                188.50                  63.00                  99.00                  48.50
4 Cabbage                    7.50                    0.50                       -                      0.50
5 Beetroot                    5.00                    1.75                    1.00                    1.00
6 Cucumber                  15.75                    7.00                  10.50                    2.75
7 Raddish                    8.00                    4.00                    4.00                    4.25
8 Manioc                382.00                174.00                  76.50                  54.50
9 Murungai                  31.00                       -                    10.00                  19.00
10 Bitter Gourd                  88.50                  24.00                  43.00                  19.00
11 Snake Gourd                   79.00                  30.00                  44.25                  14.00
12 Luffa                  52.00                  14.75                  24.25                    8.00
13 Okra                142.00                  79.50                  60.00                  45.75
14 Pumpkin                  49.00                    9.50                  18.50                  12.25
15 Leafy Vegetable                  72.50                  25.75                  41.50                  28.25
16 Ash Plantain                  47.50                  18.00                  30.00                  10.00

Paddy Land Preparation under Maha Season

S.No: Categories Achivement (Ha.) Nos. available with in the range Nos. hired from out side the range
Maha 2003/ 2004 Maha 2004/ 2005 Maha 2003/ 2004 Maha 2004/ 2005 Maha 2003/ 2004 Maha 2004/ 2005
1 4 Wheel Tractor 14,413.00 17,795.00 583 575 54 2
2 2 Wheel Tractor 12,895.00 11,535.00 687 693 32 38
3 By Animals 1,630.00 1,165.00 8,089 9,000 - -
  Total 28,938 30,495 9,359 10,268 86 100

Paddy Land Preparation under Yala Season

S.No: Categories Achivement (Ha.) Nos. available with in the range Nos. hired from out side the range
Yala 2004 Yala 2005 Yala 2004 Yala 2005 Yala 2004 Yala 2005
1 4 Wheel Tractor 5,125 16,000 572 578    
2 2 Wheel Tractor 2,103 1,116 683 700    
3 By Animals 549 334 9,008 8,074    
  Total 7,777 17,450 10,263 9,352 - -
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