Volume 1, Issue 1, November 2016, Page: 37-42
Economic Assessment of Rice Production in Sindh, Pakistan
Shoaib Ahmed Wagan, College of Economics and Management, Anhui Agricultural University, Hefei, China
Luan Jingdong, College of Economics and Management, Anhui Agricultural University, Hefei, China
Xiao Shuangxi, College of Economics and Management, Anhui Agricultural University, Hefei, China
Sanaullah Noonari, Department of Agricultural Economics, Sindh Agriculture University Tandojam, Tando Jam, Pakistan
Irfana Noor Memon, Department of Agricultural Economics, Sindh Agriculture University Tandojam, Tando Jam, Pakistan
Qurat Ul Ain Memon, College of Economics and Management, Anhui Agricultural University, Hefei, China
Ghulam Hussain Wagan, Department of Agricultural Economics, Sindh Agriculture University Tandojam, Tando Jam, Pakistan
Received: Dec. 1, 2016;       Accepted: Dec. 17, 2016;       Published: Jan. 12, 2017
DOI: 10.11648/j.ajere.20160101.15      View  3956      Downloads  150
Abstract
The aim of this paper is to analyze the production cost and revenue of rice crop in Sindh Pakistan. Primary data was collected from 60 growers of rice crop from Taluka Dokri District Larkana. The study focused on the determinants the cost of production, yield and revenue of rice crop. The result shows that overall cost rice was 60991Rs/Acre and yield was obtained from rice as 68.74 mounds per acre. Gross revenue was received by the rice growers as 68434 Rs/Acre. Study results further indicate that rice growers obtained gross margin as 28197.1 Rs/acre, but there were some problems facing by farmers in study area such as water shortage problem, high price of inputs, marketing problems, low price of output. Due hardworking of farmers and by proper Land management and timely use of quality inputs enhances the rice yield.
Keywords
Rice, Primary Data, Cost of Production, Yield, Revenue, Gross Revenue
To cite this article
Shoaib Ahmed Wagan, Luan Jingdong, Xiao Shuangxi, Sanaullah Noonari, Irfana Noor Memon, Qurat Ul Ain Memon, Ghulam Hussain Wagan, Economic Assessment of Rice Production in Sindh, Pakistan, American Journal of Environmental and Resource Economics. Vol. 1, No. 1, 2016, pp. 37-42. doi: 10.11648/j.ajere.20160101.15
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