Techno-economic viability of rice-fish culture in Assam

Goswami, Mukunda and Biradar, R S and Sathiadhas, R (2004) Techno-economic viability of rice-fish culture in Assam. Aquaculture Economics and Management, 8 (5 & 6). pp. 309-317.

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Abstract

The economic viability of rice-fish culture practiced by the fanners of Assam in North- Eastern part of India was evaluated using techno-economic approach. The fanners followed extensive level farming practice using low input technology. Cobb-Douglas production function was used to determine the input-output relationship of the system. The cost and return evaluation shows that rice-fish culture can be a more profitable option than monoculture of paddy.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Techno-economic viability; rice-fish culture; Assam; cost and earnings; production function
Subjects:Aquaculture
Socio Economic and Extension > Fisheries Extension
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Extension
ID Code:5666
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:25 Oct 2010 17:58
Last Modified:02 Apr 2011 16:34
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