The computed annual growth rate during this period is 130 Ha (0.77%) with an average annual production increase of 290 Metric Tons(1.27%) and an average annual growth rate of 27.33 Kg per Ha(2.04%).
Composite varieties like Vijay and Kisan are found to be favourable in lower, mid as well as higher altitude regions whereas the local improved varieties such as Local White and Local Yellow are quite popular in mid and higher altitude (above 800m M.S.L.) regions.Varieties Grown:
HYV - Vijay, Kissan, NLD White, NaveenNative Varieties
Local White and Local Yellow