Organic Tomato from Kurnool

Smt. Suvarnamna , ZBNF farmer of Nannur village, Orvakal mandal, Kurnool dist

Crop: Tomatoes in her small holding of 0.40 acres.

The crop was harvested in 4 spells:

1st – 6 boxes of 120 kgs each. = 720 kgs

2nd – 17, (17*120) = 2040 kgs

3rd – 23 , ( 23 * 120) = 2760 kgs

4th – 17, ( 17* 120) = 2040 kgs
Total is 7560 kgs.
(18900 kgs/ acre)

Her costs were Rs4800/- on inputs, family did the harvesting.

She sold the tomatoes in different spells for Rs52920/-

Net earnings Rs48120/-

Entire crop period is 6 months.

Suvarnamma with the produce
and with her husband Laxminarayana of Nannur