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Original Research Articles                      Volume : 8, Issue:4, April, 2019

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
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Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2019.8(4): 2574-2578

Economic Aspect of Dairy Farm-Keeping in Jaunpur District of Uttar Pradesh, India
Avanish Kumar Singh*
Department of Agricultural Economics, Tilak Dhari P.G. College, Jaunpur-222 002 (UP), India
*Corresponding author

The present investigation is an attempt to study in the title “Economic aspect of dairy farm-keeping in jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh” specifically, it aims (i) to work out the economics of milk production in different size of dairy units. (ii) to work out the net income and as cost/liter of a dairy farms. (iii) to identify the various constraints in milk production and to suggest measures for promoting live stock development. The study is based on data collected from 16 progressive dairy units in semi-urban areas of Jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh. The analysis of dairy units revealed that the average cost of milk production is Rs 17.20/liter. The gross returns were found to be highest in cost of large size group as compared to small and marginal groups. The net return after meeting out the cost of production was follow to be highest in large size of dairy units follow by medium and small. The benefit-cost ratios have amply demonstrated profitability of raising dairy farm-keeping on all the size of dairy units. The cost-benefit ratio (BCR) was highest in small size groups. Dairy farmer in different size groups are getting profit from dairy farm.

Keywords: Dairy farm, Net income, Milk production, Live stock and Cost benefit ratio

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Avanish Kumar Singh. 2019. Economic Aspect of Dairy Farm-Keeping in Jaunpur District of Uttar Pradesh, India.Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 8(4): 2574-2578. doi:
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