Journal of Pharmacognosy and Phytochemistry
Vol. 9, Special Issue 5 (2020)
An economic analysis of cost and post harvest losses of mango in Durg district of Chhattisgarh
Arun Kumar Savaria, Dr. Hulas Pathak, Siddharth Pisda and Sumit B Wasnik
The study was undertaken to fulfil the objectives to estimate the cost and physical post-harvest losses of mango at farm, wholesale and retail level and to identify the causes of these losses and to examine the impact of post-harvest losses on farmers’ net price, marketing costs, margins and efficiency in Durg district of Chhattisgarh. The expense of development on a normal of mango Rs. 78029.69. Though, in natural products absolute post reap misfortunes in mango was 11.48 kg per quintal separately, most extreme misfortunes were found at rancher level as it were. The net cost got by ranchers of natural products was determined as Rs. 146508.9 for mango. In natural products, significant limitations in post-gather the board of mango developing ranchers was discovered to be deficient storerooms followed by unfavourable climate conditions and capital inaccessibility experienced by 90, 89 and 88 percent respondents individually. The average cost of cultivation of mango was Rs. 78029.69. total post-harvest losses in mango 11.48 kg per quintal maximum losses were found at farmer level only. The net price received by farmers for mango was calculated as Rs. 146508.90.
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Arun Kumar Savaria, Dr. Hulas Pathak, Siddharth Pisda and Sumit B Wasnik. An economic analysis of cost and post harvest losses of mango in Durg district of Chhattisgarh. J Pharmacogn Phytochem 2020;9(5S):821-826.