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PRODUCTION COST AND INCOME PER HECTARE FOR LOWLAND IRRIGATED RICE

Method of Planting : Transplanting (Wet Season)
Variety   HYV
Seeds 1 bag certified seeds at P730.00 / sack
Soil Condition  High/Medium NPK (Soil Test Results) (RR=68-28-45)
Land Preparation
Seed and Seedbed Preparation 2 MD @ P150/day
 P   300.00
                    Wetbed - 0.5 MAD @ P250/day  125.00
Plowing -10 MAD @ P250/day 2,500.00
Harrowing and Leveling   - 8 MAD    2,000.00
Repair and Dike Clearing   -  4 MD     600.00
   Sub-Total  P 5,525.00
Crop Management
Sowing and care of seedlings - 2 MD P    300.00
Pulling and bundling of seedlings - 10 MD 1,500.00
Transplanting - 15 MD  2,250.00
Weeding (Manual) 10 MD  - 10 MD  1,500.00
Irrigation  - 5 MD  750.00
Application of Herbicides  - 1 MD 150.00
Application of Insecticides - 4 MD       600.00
Application of Fertilizers (Basal and Sidedressing) - 4 MD 600.00
    Sub-Total  P 7,650.00
Other Major Operations
Harvesting, threshing, winnowing, and hauling (contractual basis)
                  @ 2 cavans / 12 cavans produced     - 15 cav P 4,200.00
Drying and Hauling @ P5 / cav 425.00
     Sub-Total P 4,625.00
Agricultural Inputs
Herbicides Machete (1.5 liter)  - P680/li P 1,020.00
Insecticides Karate (1 liter)     - P1,020/lit 1,020.00
                Cymbush (0.5 liter) - P850/li 425.00
Fertilizers - 4 bags T14 @ P435/bag 1,740.00
    87 kgs. 46-0-0 @ P525/bag (1 bag=50kgs.) 913.50
    28 kgs. 0-0-60 @ P405/bag 226.80
     Sub-Total P 5,345.30

Assumption:  Average yield per hectare = 3.35mt or 85 cav.

               
      Price of Palay = P7.00 / kg.

COST AND RETURN ANALYSIS OF ONE HECTARE RICE PRODUCTION

(Lowland Irrigated Wet Season Culture)

I.   Labor
Seedbed preparation 2 MD & 0.5 MAD P   450.00
Land preparation 18 MAD 4,500.00
Care, pulling, and transplanting 27 MD 4,050.00
Repair of dikes 4 MD 600.00
Weeding and irrigation 15 MD 2,250.00
Fertilizer application 4 MD 600.00
Application of Insecticides 4 MD  600.00
Application of Herbicides 1 MD 150.00
*Harvesting, threshing, winnowing, & hauling 4,200.00
Drying and Hauling (P 5/cav) 425.00
     Sub-Total P17,825.00

II.         Material Input
Seeds ( 1 bag certified seeds) P    730.00
Fertilizer 2,880.30
Herbicides 1,020.00
Pesticides  1,445.00
     Sub-Total P 6,075.30

III.    Fixed Cost
Irrigation Fee (3 cav./ha.) P   840.00
     Sub-Total P    840.00
      Total Cost of Production P24,740.30

INCOME ANALYSIS
Average yield per hectare 85 cavans  
Gross Income @ P 500/cav  P42,500.00
Net Income P17,759.70
ROI (net income / total cost of production)    71.78%

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