Agriculture

Objectives:

  • Crop Planning for both Kharif and Rabi Seasons for the District.
  • Irrigation Source-wise Crop Planning.
  • Facilitating Credit to the farmers.
  • Planning for Fertiliser supply and enforcement.
  • Facilitating Seed supply and enforcement.
  • Collection of information on crop achievement.
  • Transfer of technical know hows to the farmers.
  • Conducting different demonstration programmes.
  • Conducting Capacity Building programme of farmers.
  • Monitoring pest situations and its control thereof.
  • Recording and maintaining yield of different crops.
  • Implementation of different plan schemes.
  • Keeping liaison with other agriculture allied departments/sectors.
  • To increase the both production and productivity of different crops in a sustainable manner.
  • To promote organic farming.
Basic Information on Etah District
Sr. Information Particular Etah District
1 Geographical Area (ha) 8,21,000
2 Forest area (ha) 3,15,000
3 Permanent Pasture (ha) 20,000
4 Misc. Trees and Grooves (ha) 22,000
5 Culturable Waste (ha) 11,000
6 Land put to Non-Agril. use (ha) 21,000
7 Barren and Uncultable waste (ha) 20,000
8 Current Fallow (Ha) 3,000
9 Other Fallow (ha) 11,000
10 3,98,000
11 Cultivable Area (ha) 4,34,000
11.a High 1,97,608
11.b Medium 1,23,772
11.c Low 1,12,620
12 Cultivated Area(ha) 4,06,000
12.a High 1,89,715    (47%)
12.b Medium 1,13,460    (28%)
12.c Low 1,02,825    (25%)
13 Paddy area (Ha.) 2,23,500
13.a High  (8.6%) 19,400
13.b Medium  (46.2%) 1,03,300
13.c Low  (45.2%) 3,00,800
14 No. of Blocks 22
15 No. of DAOs Circle 6
16 No. of AAOs Circle 22
17 No. of AOs 47
18 No. of VAW/LVAW Circle 276
19 No. of Sale Centres 44
20 No. of Govt. Farms 4
21 No. of Farm Families 3,31,256
21.a Marginal 2,28,760
21.b Small 65,546
21.c Medium 37,303
21.d Large 647
22 Irrigation Potential (ha)
22.a Kharif (61%) 2,51,486
22.b Rabi 48,220
23 No. of Cultivators 3,22,660
24 No. of Agril Labourers 5,04,806
25 Normal Rain Fall in mm 1275.2
26 Average size of operational holding (1.3 ha) state 0.98

Yojana:-Loan Waiver

The government of Uttar Pradesh (GoUP) shall provide loan redemption of up to INR 1 lakh to individual small and marginal farmers whose Crop loan was disbursed by Lending Institution as on or before 31 March 2016.For the purpose of calculating the loan redemption amount, the outstanding (including the accrued interest) as on March 31, 2016 would be reduced by the repayments/ credits received from the farmer during Financial Year (FY) 2016 -17 (after 31stMarch 2016 till 31stMarch 2017) without taking into account the money withdrawn by the farmer or new sanctions during FY 2016-17.

CROP LOAN HELP DESK

Yojna Bhawan, Lucknow

0522-2235855
0522-2235875
0522-2235876
0522-2235892

Address of Deputy Director Agriculture                               Address of District Agriculture office

Deputy Director of Agriculture                                              District agriculture Officer,Vikas Bhavan,Aliganj road ,Etah
Nanumahal Chauraha ,Katara Mohalla Etah
Email: ddag.eth[at]nic.in