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Table 5 Crop production in main lands and the char lands with money value in local market.

From: Exploring impacts and livelihood vulnerability of riverbank erosion hazard among rural household along the river Padma of Bangladesh

Crop Market price (BDT) Main land Char land
Production MT/ha/year Value of crop (BDT) Production MT/ha/year Value of crop (BDT)
Boro (total) 15/kg 3.65 5475
Wheat 22/kg 2.4 5280 15 15,000
Mustard 38/kg 1 3800
Potato (total) 12/kg 16.5 19,800
Sweet potato 10/kg
Vegetable (winter) 20/kg 15 30,000 16 32,000
Corn 18/kg 16 28,800 6.5 11,700
Onion 30/kg 6.5 19,500
Garlic 80/kg 6.5 52,000
Chilli (winter) 20/kg 6 1200 1.5 3000
Sugarcane 50/kg 48 24,000
Peanut 30/kg 1.8 5400
Dhonia 80/kg 1.23 9840
Maskolai dal 50/kg 1 5000
Mugdal 65/kg 1 6500 1 6500
Musur dal 70/kg 1 7000
Khesari dal 28/kg 1 2800
Motor dal 70/kg 1 7000
Aush dan 15/kg 3.65 5475
Aman, Bona 15/kg 3.65 5475
Jute (total) 50/kg 1.2 240,000
Vegetable (summer) 20/kg 8.8 17,600
Til 35/kg 0.85 2975
Kaon 20/kg 0.7 1400
Dhoncha
Chilli (summer) 20/kg 1.13 2260
Chola 75/kg 1 7500
  1. [1 BDT = 0.0123255 $]