West Bengal State Marketing Board

Final Estimates of CASTOR, SAFFLOWER, NIGER and TOTAL OILSEEDS   in West Bengal  during 2009-10

A:   Area in hectares, Y: Yield rate in Kg/ha.   P: Production in tonnes

Evaluation Wing, Directorate of Agriculture, West Bengal

SI.No Districts Castor

Safflower

Niger

Total Oilseeds

A

Y

P

A

Y

P

A

Y

P

A

Y

P

1

Darjeeling   

-

-

-

-

-

-

40

629

25

497

487

242

2

Jalpaiguri

-

-

-

-

-

-

1484

609

904

15671

666

10431

3

Coochbehar

-

-

-

-

 

-

1730

765

1323

12220

518

6328

4

Uttar Dinajpur

-

-

-

27

695

19

80

402

32

46053

928

42750

5

Dakhin Dinajpur

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

21885

818

17891

6

Malda

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

33217

1166

38725

7

Murshidasbad

-

-

-

 

 

 

-

-

-

99243

1291

128141

8

Nadia

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

91733

1139

104507

9

North 24-Parganas

-

-

-

437

976

427

-

-

-

50647

1311

66381

10

South 24-Parganas

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

15503

1222

18950

11

Howrah

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

8051

1325

10667

12

Hooghly

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

49467

1034

51134

13

Burdwan

-

-

-

2

681

1

-

-

-

46360

901

41761

14

Birbhum

-

-

-

15

840

13

-

-

-

38198

988

37738

15

Bankura

-

-

-

-

-

-

2

475

1

37202

674

25082

16

Purulia

-

-

-

29

842

24

247

336

83

2923

657

1920

17

Paschim Midnapur

60

580

35

80

700

56

75

450

34

91422

1027

93850

18

Purba Midnapur

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

-

21693

1393

30221

Total

60

850

35

590

915

540

3658

657

2402

681985

1066

726719