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COST OF PRODUCTION OF TOMATO
 
COST OF PRODUCTION OF TOMATO (NORMAL SEASON)
 
FOR THE YEAR 2008-09 ON ONE ACRE
 
         
Sr.No Name of Operations No/Qt Rate / Unit Expenses
1 a   Furrow turning 1 650 650
  b   Cultivator 3 450 1350
  c   Leveling 1 450 450
  d   Planking 3 225 675
2 Seed bed Preparation     0
  a   Cultivator 3 450 1350
  b   Planking 3 225 675
3 Cost of Seed 0.12 8000 960
4 Cost of nursery raising 1 3000 3000
5 Cost of manure & fertilizer     0
  a   FYM trollies 6 800 4800
  b   Labour for applying FYM 6 275 1650
  c   DAP bags 1.5 1900 2850
  d   Urea 1 750 750
  e   SOP bags 1 2100 2100
  f   labour for applying Fertilizer 2 275 550
6 a   Bed making with ridger 1 650 650
  b   Sowing/transplanting 8 275 2200
7 Cost of Irrigation     0
  a   Canal 6 10 60
  b   Tubewell 6 450 2700
  c   Cleaning of water courses M/D 2 275 550
  d   Labour of Charges for irrigation 6 275 1650
8 Earthing up & weeding 24 275 6600
9 Plant protection charges 5 400 2000
10 Harvesting     0
  a   Harvesting 60 275 16500
  b   Handling & transportation 25 1000 25000
  c   Cost of bags     0
11 Baskets / Artisins 1200 18 21600
12 Land revenue & other taxes 1 100 100
13 Land rent of 6 months 0.5 20000 10000
  Total Expenditure     111420
14 Management Charges @ 15% of total Expen     16713
15 Interest on capital @ 16% of total Exp.     17827
16 Invisible Charges     350
17 Total Yield     15000
18 Total Value      
19 Total Cost of Production      146310
20 Cost of Production per Ton     9754
21 Cost of Production per Kg     9.75
22 Cost of Production per 40 Kg     390
23 Proposed Support price per 40 Kg