Business Idea: This superhit business will earn more than a job, and know how to start from home: More than 80 percent of the country’s cumin is grown in Gujarat and Rajasthan. Cumin cultivation on 5 acres can earn about Rs 2 lakh. In the era of Corona, many educated people are turning to agriculture. If you also want to earn well through agriculture, then today we will tell you the name of such a product.
Which remains in demand throughout the year. We are telling you about Cumin Farming. Cumin is commonly found in all the kitchens of India. Many medicinal properties are also found in cumin. Due to this its demand doubles.
Good varieties of cumin
Light and loamy soils are considered better for cumin cultivation. Cultivation of cumin can be done easily in such soil. Before sowing it is necessary that the field preparation is done properly. The field where cumin is to be sown should be cleaned by removing weeds from that field.
The names of three varieties are prominent among the good varieties of cumin. The varieties RZ 19 and 209, RZ 223, and GC 1-2-3 are considered good. The seeds of these varieties mature in 120-125 days. The average yield of these varieties is 510 to 530 kg per hectare. Therefore, good income can be earned by growing these varieties.
Earning from cumin
More than 80 percent of the country’s cumin is grown in Gujarat and Rajasthan. In Rajasthan, about 28 percent of the country’s total production of cumin is produced. Now talking about the yield and earning from it, then the average yield of cumin seeds becomes 7-8 quintal seeds per hectare.
About Rs 30,000 to 35,000 per hectare is spent on the cultivation of cumin. If the price of cumin seeds is taken as Rs 100 per kg, then a net profit of Rs 40000 to 45000 per hectare can be achieved. In such a situation, if cumin is grown in 5 acres of cultivation, then an income of Rs 2 to 2.25 lakh can be earned.