Monday, July 25, 2011

Rubber Board conducting survey

Rubber Board of India is conducting a statistical sample survey of rubber holdings in Kerala. The survey is meant to assess the age of plantations, production and stock of rubber, maintenance of plantations, growers’ response to the board’s schemes and the activities of Rubber Producers’ Societies.

Rubber Board chairperson - Sheela Thomas has requested farmers to co-operate with the survey and also to give correct statistical data, considering its importance in the future planning and formulation of the schemes.

The aim of the survey is to update the statistics and to collect inputs for the formulation of 12th Five Year Plan proposals of the Rubber Board.

The survey is targeting about ten thousand holdings in different regions of Kerala.

Read lot more in Rubber4U – 1st August 2011 issue

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