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Irrigation Facilities

Agricultured production depends on irrigation given to areas by wells, tube wells, canal or tanks situated in the district. The said information is useful to plan season wise crops in view of availability of irrigation. It is therefore essential to have information on various sources of irrigation to make agricultured production effective.
Sources of irrigation
Irrigation is an important factor for agricultural production. Generally irrigation is given by wells, tube wells, canal and to some extent tank. Therefore irrigation facilities in the respective areas plays pivotal role on crop production of the area. Water shed management of check dams, farm ponds under minor irrigation, major irrigation, Sujalam Sufalam Yojana of govt. may play very important role. Therefore more production may be obtained by efficient planning of water by making maximum irrigation facilities available.
Sr. No. Irrigation Number of sources Area (in Hectors)
1 Well (28306) 123000 hectors
2 Govt. Tube wells(-) (-)
3 Private tube wells (219) 1500 hectors
4 Irrigation by canal 22,800 hectors
5 Irrigation by ponds and other sources. 2700 hectors

Last Update : 11/2/2014

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