How would be the horticulture production in 2020-21? Have a look at Advance Estimates

How would be the horticulture production in 2020-21? Have a look at Advance Estimates
Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare has released the Final Estimates of 2019-20 and First Advance Estimates of 2020-21 of area and production of various horticultural crops

Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare has released the Final Estimates of 2019-20 and First Advance Estimates of 2020-21 of area and production of various horticultural crops. These are based on the information received from states and other source agencies.

Area in million hectare, production in million tonnes

Total Horticulture2018-192019-20
(3rd Adv. Est.)
2019-20
(Final Est.)
2020-21
(1st Adv. Est.)
Area25.7426.2226.4627.17
Production311.05319.57320.77326.58
Highlights of 2019-20 (Final Estimates)   
  • Total horticulture production in 2019-20 is estimated to be 3.12 percent higher than 2018-19.
  • Increase in production of fruits, vegetables, flowers and spices is seen whereas decrease in plantation crops and aromatics & medicinal plants is registered over 2018-19.
  • The fruits production is estimated to be 102.03 million tonnes as compared to 97.97 million tonnes in 2018-19.
  • The production of vegetables is estimated to be 188.91 million tonnes, against 183.17 million tonnes in 2018-19.
  • Onion production is estimated to be 26.09 million tonnes, against 22.82 million tonne reported in 2018-19.
  • Potato production is estimated to be 48.56 million tonnes, compared to 501.90 Million Tonne in 2018-19.
Highlights of 2020-21 (First Advance Estimates)  
  • Total horticulture production in 2020-21 is estimated to be 326.58 million tonnes, an increase of about 5.81 million tonne (increase of 1.81 percent) over 2019-20.
  • Increase in production of fruits, vegetables, aromatics & medicinal plants and plantation crops, while decrease in spices and flowers over previous year, is envisaged.
  • The fruits production is estimated to be 103.23 million tonne compared to 102.03 million tonne in 2019-20.
  • The production of vegetables is estimated to be 193.61 million tonnes, compared to 188.91 million tonnes in 2019-20.
  • Onion production is estimated to be 26.29 million tonnes, compared to 26.09 million tonnes in 2019-20.
  • Potato production is estimated to be 53.11 million tonnes, against production of 48.56 million tonnes in 2019-20.
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