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Onion production in India

Onion production in India

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Published by National Horticulture Research and Development Foundation in Nashik .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled & edited by U.B. Pandey & S.R. Bhonde
The Physical Object
Pagination73 p.
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24581669M
LC Control Number2010316839

Onion is the most important crop among various alliums grown in India and occupies an area of 3, 20, hectares. The total production is million tons with an average yield of tons per hectare. There has been a steady increase in area and production of onions in the last decade. 1. Onion production in India. Pages: 84, In English language. The bulletin was first published in and reprinted in It contains information on improved production technology of onion right from description of varieties, agro-techniques, post harvest management, seed production, plant protection and preservation.

  This statistic shows the production of onions in the United States from to According to the report, U.S. onion production amounted to approximately million cwt in It is essential that soil is well-prepared for an onion crop. It should be loose to a depth of at least 75cm and if heavy rain is expected in the early stages of growth, raised beds will reduce the effect of any waterlogging. Where seed is to be direct-sown a fine, even seed bed is vital in order to produce an acceptable stand. SOWING DATES.

  onion price spiral Two charts show why onion prices are rising despite increased production Apart from hoarding by wholesalers, retailers and .   The chapters of this book include: 'Origin and Development', 'The Onion as a Crop Plant', 'Adaptation to Climate and Soil', 'Types and Varieties for Many Uses', 'Soils and Their Management', 'Planting and Care of the Crop', 'The Specialized Industry of Onion Seed and Set Production', 'Growing Green Onions for Bunching', : Donald Comin.


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Top 10 Largest Onion Producing States of India - World Blaze. Oromia Region and the country as a whole in quality onion seeds production in particular and onion bulb production in general. Olani Nikus and Fikre Mulugeta 1 1 1.

INTRODUCTION Onion is considered as one of the most important vegetable crops produced on Onion production in India book scale in Ethiopia. It also occupies an economically important place. However, the harvesting of onion bulbs depends on the variety, planting season, market price, climate condition, used for onion production.

But, usually, onion bulbs are harvested when the neck fall reaches to 50 %age of the total crop since harvesting at full maturity is beneficial in higher production. The onion (Allium cepa L., from Latin cepa "onion"), also known as the bulb onion or common onion, is a vegetable that is the most widely cultivated species of the genus close relatives include the garlic, scallion, shallot, leek, chive, and Chinese onion.

This genus also contains several other species variously referred to as onions and cultivated for food, such as the Japanese Clade: Tracheophytes.

Microirrigation and fertigation for Onion crop: By using drip and sprinklers, irrigation should be done once in three operating pressure for a drip system is kg/cm2 and for the rotary micro sprinkler is kg/cm2. Through drip, fertigation should be done by using nitrogen fertilizers (Urea).

Apply 50% N as basal dose and remaining 50% of N to be applied in seven splits (10 days. The Chinese onion farmers are continuously experimenting with newer techniques of cultivation and many of these experiments have helped to increase the onion production in the country.

India The onions from India are famous for their strong : Oishimaya Sen Nag. Find the list of top 10 onion producing states of India along with a map. Also, find the production of onions in these states in in thousand tonnes.

India Onion Production Latest Breaking News, Pictures, Videos, and Special Reports from The Economic Times. India Onion Production Blogs, Comments and Archive News on COSTS, RETURNS AND PROBLEMS IN PRODUCTION OF ONION INTRODUCTION India is the world’s second largest producer of vegetables next only to China.

Number of vegetables grown in the country is quite large, but vegetable crops occupy only per cent of the total cultivated land. Observed yield and area under vegetablesFile Size: KB. 1. Agronomic Aspects Climatic RequirementsOnions grow best during cool weather i.e.

autumn and winter so that they are lifted in early bulb results from accumulation of food reserves in the lower portion of the plantThe process of bulbing is closely associated with an interaction.

- Buy Onion Production book online at best prices in India on Read Onion Production book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Donald Comin. India produced around million metric tons of onion from million ha in and is the 2nd largest onion producer in the world after China (FAO, ).

The Complete Book on Onion & Garlic Cultivation with Processing (Production of Onion Paste, Flakes, Powder & Garlic Paste, Powder, Flakes, Oil) "Onion and garlic are the spice commodities used for flavouring the dishes.

These are considered as valuable medicinal plants offer. Dehydrated Onion & Onion Powder: Dehydrated Onions have been produced in small quantities since the nineteenth century. Onion is an important vegetable crop grown in India and forms a part of daily diet in almost all households throughout the year.

India is the more Capacity: MT/Annum Plant and Machinery cost: LakhsFile Size: 1MB. onion markets in India. Secondary data provided the historical and recent trends of onion production, area under onion cultivation and yield of the onion. The same has also been used to find the seasonality of onion arrivals and prices in the major markets, and wholesale and retail prices of the onion in major markets.

The study. Retail onion prices had crossed Rs per kg in and at farm gate prices had crossed Rs 50/kg. Thanks to high returns, area under onion crop has increased in India as well as other onion producing countries, said trade sources.

“In India, the rabi crop is more by about 40%. However, there are many issues like lack of labour for grading Author: Jayashree Bhosale. the area under onion production in Awaran was hectares and the district onion production was tons. The proposed study will b e carried out on the economic analysis of onion crop.

A Sample Onion Farming Business Plan Template. Industry Overview; Onions are cultivated by vegetable farmers, and vegetable farmers are known to grow a wide variety of vegetables (onion, peppers, potatoes, lettuce, tomatoes, sweet corn, mushrooms and all other vegetables) and melons in open fields and in greenhouses.

The Centre has projected a 7% rise in onion production for the current crop year, despite the fact that 25% of the kharif crop was destroyed, resulting in sky-high onion prices through the winter. Maharashtra ranks first in Onion production with a share of %.

India Facts and Figures: There is a lot of demand of Indian Onion in the world, the country has exported MT of fresh onion to the world for the worth of Rs. crores/ USD Millions during the year. Areawise India ranks second while production wise it ranks third among the total onion production in the world.

In the world total area under cultivation of onion is ab77, hectare which gives 2,79,18, mt. Major producing countries are North America, Japan, Spain, Netherland, Canada, etc. while in India it is grown in Gujarat.

As per the department of agriculture, cooperation and farmers welfare, India's current cold storage capacity for its total onion crop is a measly 2% of its total production — leaving 98% of its. The leading onion production countries are China, India, United States, Turkey and Pakistan.

The average American eats 20 lbs. (9 kg) of onions per year. To avoid "onion breath," eat a sprig of parsley, or rinse your mouth with equal parts lemon juice and water, or chew a citrus peel.