Agriculture

Agriculture

Agriculture is one of the most strategic sectors at the 21st century. Agriculture and livestock is becoming increasingly important by virtue of increase of world population and changes of eating habits. The main source of income in Bingol province is based on agriculture and livestock activities. The total land in the province is the 825,300 hectares; the 50.21% and 31.97% is pasture and forest respectively. Gulbahar irrigation dam, construction of it completed in 2014, and started the construction of new irrigation ponds and with other irrigation projects, proportion of irrigated agriculture is expected to grow rapidly in the coming years.

The crop production statistics of our city for 2016 and 2017 are given in the tables below.

Potato – Chickpeas – Beans (Dried) Production Statistics

Product Name

Year

Sown Area (Decares)

Harvested Area (Decare)

Production (tons)

Efficiency (kg/da)

Potato

2017

429

409

635

1553

2016

523

505

756

1497

Chikpeas

2017

1282

1282

193

151

2016

523

505

756

1497

Beans (Dried Product Name)

2017

2330

2280

461

202

2016

523

505

756

1497

Lentil (Red)

2017

25

25

3

120

2016

32

25

3

120

 

Hay and Grass Production Statistics

Product Name

Year

Sown Area(decare)

Harvested Area(decare)

Production(tons)

Efficiency (kg/daa)

Vetch (Green Grass)

2017

2.544

2.524

4.309

3.410

2016

2.371

2.345

3.909

3.335

Trifolium (Green Grass)

2017

69.525

69.420

266.599

3.840

2016

69.677

69.565

244.694

3.517

Sainfoin (Green Grass)

2017

1.603

1.603

2.507

1.570

2016

1.466

1.461

2.266

1.551

Corn (Silage)

2017

3.140

3.135

13.993

4.463

2016

2.642

2.630

11.123

4.229

 

Sugar beet Production Statistics

Product Name

Year

Sown Area(decare)

Harvested Area(decare)

Production(tons)

Efficiency (kg/daa)

Sugar beet

2017

881

881

3.948

4.481

2016

317

317

1.085

3.423

 

Grains

Product Name

Year

Sown Area (Decares)

Harvested Area (Decare)

Production (tons)

Efficiency (kg/da)

Wheat (Other)

2017

94.513

92.608

23.851

258

2016

111.430

111.421

29.411

264

Corn (Grain)

2017

1.656

1.656

1671

1.009

2016

1.171

1.171

922

787

Paddy

2017

250

250

63

252

2016

608

608

158

260

Barley (Other)

2017

4.319

4.247

954

225

2016

5.546

5.421

1.128

208

Corn

2017

40

40

7

175

2016

45

45

8

178

 

Vegetable

Product Name

Year

Sown Area (decare)

Production (tons)

Cabbage (White)

2017

30

174

2016

25

145

Lettuce

2017

110

231

2016

65

142

Parsley

2017

18

23

2016

18

23

Onion (Green)

2017

122

132

2016

122

140

Tomato (Edible)

2017

3.345

8.353

2016

3.382

8.406

Cucumber (Edible)

2017

1.282

3.001

2016

1.244

2.325

Pepper (Bell)

2017

703

779

2016

681

764

Green Pepper (Long)

2017

844

962

2016

843

999

Eggplant

2017

546

799

2016

545

789

Zucchini (Marrow)

2017

35

70

2016

35

70

Pumpkin

2017

30

26

2016

30

26

Bean (Fresh)

2017

1.754

1.171

2016

1.769

1.175

Melon

2017

470

1.165

2016

420

1.140

Watermelon

2017

2.540

8.872

2016

2.551

8.439

 

Fruit

Product Name

Year

Orchard area (decare)

Productions (tons)

Average efficiency per tree (kg)

The number of the fruiting trees

Number of trees that bear fruit

Total number of trees

Apple (Golden)

2017

6.138

6.652

49

136.811

21.404

158.215

2016

6.031

6.799

50

136.214

21.136

157.350

Apple (Starking)

2017

3.323

3.291

46

71.287

18.665

89.952

2016

3.312

3.299

46

71.228

19.132

90.360

Apple (Amasya)

2017

306

224

51

4.368

3.176

7.544

2016

306

215

50

4.331

3.221

7.552

Apple (Other)

2017

2.718

2.022

37

54.201

12.596

66.797

2016

2.751

1.938

36

53.630

12.898

66.528

Pear

2017

1.562

1.556

30

51.389

17.639

69.028

2016

1.557

1.496

30

50.223

18.284

68.507

Quince

2017

75

32

13

2.454

515

2.969

2016

75

29

12

2.332

534

2.866

Peach (Other)

2017

219

95

21

4.445

810

5.255

2016

218

95

21

4.445

2.365

6.810

Plum

2017

751

554

27

20.488

2.352

22.840

2016

746

547

27

20.391

2.365

22.756

Appricot

2017

439

206

17

12.368

2.894

15.262

2016

440

255

21

12.261

2.698

14.959

Appricot (Wild)

2017

200

145

32

4.520

315

4.835

2016

200

144

32

4.500

310

4.810

Cherry

2017

988

534

19

27.932

8.052

35.984

2016

987

543

20

27.672

8.425

36.097

Sour Cherry

2017

510

327

22

14.989

2.018

17.007

2016

509

335

22

14.922

2.053

16.975

Strawberry

2017

95

205

2.518

0

0

0

2016

113

257

2.274

113

0

113

Mulberry

2017

323

928

30

30.615

2.969

33.584

2016

323

915

30

30.610

2.970

33.580

Grape (Edible-Seeded)

2017

2.500

1.183

473

0

0

0

2016

2.500

1.028

411

2.500

0

2.500

Grape (Edible-Seedless)

2012

111

42

378

111

0

111

Almond

2017

92

45

21

2.410

949

3.359

2016

98

46

21

2.178

1.059

3.237

Wallnut

2017

15.220

1928

26

74.013

154.085

228.098

2016

14.561

2.070

30

68.488

108.633

177.121