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.
No. of Experiments 2016-17
Crop
Planned
Analysed
Kharif
Paddy
1978
1976
Maize
360
360
Cotton
696
696
Sugarcane
710
420
Rabi
Wheat
2334
2300
Barley
240
230
Gram
74
70
Lentil
34
30
Rabi Oilseed
582
570