Crop cutting experiments are regularly conducted. In order to obtain fair, precise and accurate estimate of yield of principal crops which include rice, maize, bajra, groundnut, sugarcane, cotton, wheat, barley and rabi oilseeds. These experiments are conducted through stratified random sampling technique taking block as a primary unit of planning. On the basis of these results, production estimate for the year 2014-15 were sent to Govt. of Punjab.
No. of Experiments 2014-15
Crop
Planned
Analysed
Kharif
Paddy
1984
1982
Maize
354
354
Cotton
698
694
Sugarcane
668
663
Rabi
Wheat
2308
2212
Barley
250
238
Gram
102
88
Lentil
50
48
Rabi Oilseed
556
505