Flowers Cultivation in Tamil Nadu: Problems and Prospects

  • M Kiranekumar Ph.D., Research Scholar, Department of Environmental Economics, School of Economics, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
  • T Ramanathan Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental Economics, School of Economics, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India
Keywords: Floriculture, Production, Cultivation, Productivity, Problems


Floriculture is a department of horticulture worried with the cultivation of flowering and decorative plant life for gardens and floristry. Owing to the regular call for plant life nationally and the world over floriculture have come to be a vital industrial enterprise in India. Floriculture has come to be a vital industrial interest in agriculture. More than 50% of the floriculture devices are primarily based totally in Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, and Tamil Nadu. Floriculture interest has developed as a possible and worthwhile alternative, with the capacity to generate remunerative self-employment amongst small and marginal farmers and earn the much-wanted for ex in growing nations consisting of India. The take look is primarily based totally on secondary facts. . The secondary facts had been amassed from numerous reviews and files of the Horticulture Department, Department Horticulture and Plantation Crops, and the Government of India. The goals of the take a look are (1) To study the issues of flowers cultivation in Tamil Nadu. The locating of the take look at is found that the boom charge of beneath neath cultivation of Flower plants is year-clever fluctuating, of which the excessive boom charge (28.7 percent) is located in 2018-2019 and its low boom charge (-5. 4 percent) is in 2013-2014. The identical fashion become located with inside the case of manufacturing, the evaluation suggests that the very best annual boom charge is of manufacturing is (38. 5 percent) in 2018-2019 and the lowest (-10.3) boom in 2019-2020. The boom charge of the productiveness of Flower plants in Tamil Nadu is year-clever growing in which the better boom charge (11. 0 percent) in 2013-2014 and declined to a decrease boom charge (-14.9 percent) in 2019-2020. They take a look at and concluded that the manufacturing and productiveness of Tamil Nadu floricultural merchandise had been continuously growing over the past ten years. It is concluded that almost all of the farmers are dealing with issues consisting of packaging, excessive competition, transportation, marking garage, and cultivation.

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