West Bengal State Marketing Board

Area and Production of Fruits and Vegetables in the district of Birbhum

Name of Fruits/Vegetable Area Thousand Hectares Production (Thousand tonnes)
2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06 2006-07 2007-08
Fruits
Mango
0.81
0.86
0.87
0.91
0.92
7.29
8.50
10.12
7.74
8.07
Banana
0.51
0.55
0.57
0.53
0.65
6.12
6.25
7.10
8.37
10.37
Pineapple
0.05
0.05
0.06
0.07
0.01
1.40
1.45
1.69
1.59
0.09
Papaya
0.43
0.45
0.47
0.48
0.52
7.74
8.16
8.70
13.75
14.77
Guava
0.72
0.73
0.73
0.88
0.94
9.04
9.10
10.16
12.80
14.20
Jackfruit
0.17
0.17
0.17
0.17
0.07
1.89
1.90
2.12
2.21
0.92
Litchi
0.05
0.06
0.06
0.06
0.05
0.19
0.21
0.22
0.29
0.25
Mandarin Orange
-
-
-
..
-
-
-
-
..
-
Other Citrus
0.33
0.34
0.35
0.52
0.53
1.32
1.34
1.41
3.07
3.16
Sapota
0.13
0.14
0.14
0.15
0.18
1.37
1.39
1.43
1.44
1.98
Others
0.15
0.16
0.16
0.18
0.19
1.38
1.39
1.41
1.27
1.62
Total
3.35
3.51
3.58
3.95
4.05
37.74
39.69
44.36
52.53
55.43
Vegetable
Tomato
1.73
1.74
1.76
1.89
1.86
22.49
23.10
26.32
28.70
26.18
Cabbage
2.37
2.39
2.37
2.40
2.55
55.55
56.10
54.55
63.10
67.21
Cauliflower
1.98
2.09
2.00
2.13
2.17
29.70
32.16
30.94
33.48
34.18
Peas
0.59
0.63
0.64
0.64
0.72
2.95
3.06
3.17
3.13
3.01
Brinjal
10.11
10.16
10.27
11.21
9.85
186.72
190.00
194.88
174.59
182.48
Onion
0.78
0.80
0.83
1.15
1.38
5.52
6.49
7.49
8.41
12.06
Cucurbits
9.12
9.22
9.60
9.63
9.28
147.98
149.70
154.83
164.35
145.52
Ladies Finger
3.39
3.48
3.57
4.15
3.91
31.12
32.95
37.17
40.46
34.20
Radish
1.28
1.29
1.45
1.47
1.59
12.15
12.54
16.63
17.22
19.37
Others
13.47
13.54
13.66
13.76
16.31
39.25
37.57
40.25
44.13
53.76
Total
44.82
45.34
46.15
48.42
49.62
533.43
543.67
566.23
577.57
577.97