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District Profile

Suryapet the new district, carved out from the erstwhile district Nalgonda comprises of 4 agriculture sub-divisions Suryapet, Tungaturty, Kodad, and Huzurnagar comprising (23) Mandals. The most important river in the district is the Krishna which forms the Southern Boundary. Musi River tributary to Krishna is the next important river in the district.

DISTRICT AT A GLANCE:-

S.No Item Unit Suryapet district
1 Total Geographical area Ha 3,66,005
2 Gross cropped area Ha 2,20,247
3 Net cropped area Ha 1,55,053
4 Gross Irrigated area Ha 1,61,692
5 Net Irrigated area Ha 1,04,433
6 Average rainfall (from June  to November ) mm 778.3
7 Number of Revenue Divisions No 2
8 Number of Agriculture Divisions No 4
9 Number of Revenue Villages No 273
10 Number of Gram Panchayaths No 323

Number of Farm Holdings (in No’s) :

1 Marginal (< 2.5 acres) : 136791
2 Small (2.5 to 5.0) : 50579
3 Semi – Medium ( 5.0 – 10.0) : 23145
4 Large (Big) (> 10.0) : 7064
    Total : 217440

SOILS:

The soils of the district are mostly consisting of Red chalka soils (43%),Red sandy loams(47%) and the fertile black cotton soils forms only 10 percent. As majority of soils in district are red chalka and sandy loams which has a very low moisture retaining capacity.

CROPPING PATTERN:

The major crops grown in Kharif season are Paddy, Groundnut, Cotton, Redgram, Greengram, Jowar, Bajra, Maize, and Sesamum Chilies and during Rabi are Paddy, Jowar, Maize, Horsegram, Blackgram, Bengalgram, Groundnut, Sunflower, Coriander, Chillies etc.

District – General Agriculture information

  • Map showing mandals

Major Crops and varieties grown in suryapet district.

S.No Crop Variety/Hybrid
1. Paddy MTU 1010, RNR 15048, KNM 118, MTU 1001,HMT Sona,  MTU 1156,
2. Cotton Jaadu, Jackpot, Tulsi 4, GK-209, GK-207, Mallika,ATM, Ujawal, Surpass
3. Green gram WGG-42, MGG-295
4. Red gram ICPH 87119,ICPL-85063, LRG-41, PRG-176

Kharif 2017-18

S.No. Crop  Area (ha) Productivity (kg/ha) Production (qtls)
1 Paddy 67674 3051 2064733.74
3 Greengram 17712 525 92988
4 Redgram 9249 420 38845.8
5 Chillies 2981 1952 58189.12
6 Sugarcane 660 88240 582384
7 Groundnut 1441 1005 14482.05
8 Sesamum 28 84 23.52
9 Cotton 49916 948 473203.68
Source: DAO, Suryapet

Area, Production and productivity of Suryapet district during Kharif 201
Production of milk,  eggs, fish etc.

S.No Commodity Qty
1. Cattle 173985 No’s (2012)
2. Buffalo 319192   No’s (2012)
3. Sheep 561048   No’s  (2012)
4. Goat 118093   No’s  (2012)
5. Others 9734      No’s  (2012)
6. Milk 214654 tonnes (2015-16)
7. Meat 14098  tonnes (2015-16)
8. Chicken 4197  tonnes (2015-16)
9. Eggs 1992 Lakhs  (2015-16)
10. Fish 11622  tonnes (2015-16)
11. Prawns 1016  tonnes (2015-16)
12. Poultry 1612045  No’s (2012)
Source: Statistical year book 2017, Government of Telangana