Bajra napier
S. No.

Heads of work

Rupees

I.

Field preparation


1.

One disc/mould board plough with tractor


2.

Working with tiller/harrow  2 times


3.

Forming ridges and furrows  1 pair with bund former/ridge plough + 1man @ Rs. /man and Rs. /pair


4.

Rectification of ridges and furrows 15 men @ Rs. /man



Total


II.

Seeds and Sowing


1.

Cost of 40,000 rooted slips (50 x 50 cm spacing) @ Rs.130/1000 numbers


2.

5% extra root slips for gap filling etc. (2000 root slips @ Rs. /1000)


3.

Cost of transport of rooted slips


4.

Planting of rooted slips  15 women @ Rs. / woman



Total


III.

Manures and fertilizers


1.

Application of FYM/compost @ 25 t/ha @ Rs. /t (including transport)


2.

Basal dose of 50:50:40 kg NPK/ha (Urea: Rs. /kg; Super: Rs. /kg; Potash: Rs. /kg)


3.

Cost of fertilizer application  1 man and 5 women  @ Rs. /man; Rs. /woman


4.

Cost of top dressing nitrogen after every harvest –7 times @ 100 kg N/ha/each harvest i.e. 7 x 100= 700 kg N, 1139 kg urea @ Rs. /kg)


5.

Cost of fertilizer application for 7 times @ 1 man and 5 women for every time



Total


IV.

Weeding and earthing up


1.

Two weedings  on 20^{th} and 40^{th} day before first harvest and one weeding after every cut. Totally 7 cuts (i.e. 7+2 = 9 weeding, @ 10 women for cleaning the trashes and weeding, 9 x 10 = 90 women @ Rs. / woman)


2.

Earthing up after every harvest (7 harvest) @ 10 men for 7 earthing up, 7x10 = 70 men @ Rs. /man



Total


V.

Irrigation



At the rate of one irrigation for every 10 days for 365 days = 37 irrigations. Deduct 10 irrigation giving allowance for rainy season i.e. 3710 = 27 irrigations @ 2 men per irrigation, 27 x 2 = 54 men @ Rs. /man


VI.

Plant protection : Generally not needed


VII.

Harvest



7 cuttings @ 15 women/cutting = 105 women @ Rs. /woman


 Yield: 350 t/ha in 7 cuts /year
Operations Cost (Rs./ha) Percentage share
Income statement for three years period

Year

Expenditure(Rs./ha)

Income (Rs./ha)

I

350 t green fodder @ Rs. /t

Rs.

II

350 t green fodder @ Rs. /t

Rs.

III

350 t green fodder @ Rs. /t

Rs.


Total Rs.


Net income at the end of 3^{rd} year

Rs.

Average net income per year

Rs.

Benefit cost ratio



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