HomeInternational Rice Research Notesvol. 23 no. 2 (1998)

Economics of commercial hybrid rice cultivation

* Honnaiah | S. Gangadhariah | S Lingaraju | R M. Radhakrishna

Discipline: Agriculture, Socioeconomics

 

Abstract:

We studied the economics of the commercial cultivation of KRH1 in Mandya District, Karnataka. This study involved 2 farmers during the 1994 dry season, 5 farmers during the 1994 wet season, and 10 farmers during the 1996 dry season. Means were used for the economic analysis. Rasi was used as a check variety. Plot size ranged from 0.4 to 1.0 ha.