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Minimum Support Prices for Season 2018-19

Minimum Support Prices For Kharif & Rabi Crops

Minimum Support Prices

 

Boost to farmers’ income

Cabinet approves hike in MSP for Kharif Crops Rabi crops for  Season 2018-19

Minimum Support Prices Kharif Crops

The Minimum Support Prices (MSPs) for all kharif crops of 2018-19 season have been increased as follows:(Rs/quintal)

Commodity 2017-18 2018-19
  KHARIF  CROPS MSP Cost MSP % ROC
1 PADDY(Common) 1550 1166 1750 50.09
(Grade A) ^ 1590 1770
2 JOWAR (Hybrid) 1700 1619 2430 50.09
(Maldandi) ^ 1725 2450
3 BAJRA 1425 990 1950 96.97
4 MAIZE 1425 1131 1700 50.31
5 RAGI 1900 1931 2897 50.01
6 ARHAR(Tur) 5450 3432 5675 65.36
7 MOONG 5575 4650 6975 50.00
8 URAD 5400 3438 5600 62.89
9 COTTON (Medium Staple) 4020 3433 5150 50.01
(Long Staple) ^ 4320 5450
10 GROUNDNUT IN SHELL 4450 3260 4890 50.00
11 SUNFLOWER SEED 4100 3592 5388 50.01
12 SOYABEEN 3050 2266 3399 50.01
13 SESAMUM 5300 4166 6249 50.01
14 NIGERSEED 4050 3918 5877 50.01

*ROC -Return over Cost



Minimum Support Prices Rabi Crops

The Minimum Support Prices for all rabi crops of 2018-19 season to be marketed in 2019-20 is as follows:

(Rs/quintal)

Crop 2017-18 MSP  2018-19 MSP Cost of production

2018-19

Increase in MSP
Wheat 1735 1840 866 105
Barley 1410 1440 860 30
Gram 4400 4620 2637 220
Masur (Lentil) 4250 4475 2532 225
Rapeseed & Mustard 4000 4200 2212 200
Safflower 4100 4945 3294 845

 

* Includes all paid out costs such as those incurred on account of hired human labour, bullock labour/machine labour, rent paid for leased in land, expenses incurred on use of material inputs like seeds, fertilizers, manures, irrigation charges, Depreciation on implements and farm miscellaneous expenses, and imputed value of family labour.

 

 

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