Agriculture Success Story Farmer Prithvi Pal is earning two lakhs every month like this: Today we are going to introduce you to the farmer. He is a farmer Prithvi Pal from Banyanpurwa village of Sakran block of Sitapur district of Uttar Pradesh, who cultivates sugarcane. Prithvi Pal has studied only up to class eight and cultivates sugarcane, but for some time it was becoming very difficult for him to run the family expenses due to non-payment of sugarcane on time. After this Prithvi Pal thought of doing something else and he started making vinegar.
Farmer Prithvi Pal is earning two lakhs every month
During an interview when Prithvi Pal was asked about his and this work, he says that he has been cultivating sugarcane for a long time, but due to non-payment of time by the sugar mills, he has given the last Started making vinegar from the year. At the same time, due to the situation of Kovid 19 in the country, farmers are disillusioned with farming due to the lockdown and lack of income. At the same time, Prithvi Pal is now engaged in making vinegar by not selling sugarcane in the sugar mill.
Agriculture Success Story: Gaining huge profits from vinegar
Kisan Prithvi Pal contacted Dr. Dayashankar Srivastava, crop safety scientist at the Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Katia, in the year 2019 and shared his opinion about starting a vinegar business. He also got Prithvi Pal trained with Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana as well as introduced him to vinegar technology techniques. After this time and time now, in this hour of trouble, Prithvi Pal is earning millions of rupees a month by making vinegar at his home.
That’s why sugarcane farming was started
Prithvi Pal says that his farm and home used to come in flood affected areas. Therefore, apart from sugarcane, other crops were immersed in water. Due to which we started cultivating sugarcane on our two acres of land. 1200 quintal sugarcane is produced in two acres of land. At the same time, the price of one quintal sugarcane from the sugar mill is Rs 325. It costs 50 rupees per liter to prepare one liter of vinegar, and when it comes to sales, it is comfortable selling in hundred rupees liter.
Agriculture Success Story: Son also helps
Prithvi Pal further states that he now produces about 2000 liters of vinegar every month. The special thing is that Prithvi Pal himself could not read much and he has always been sorry for this. Therefore, he wants to give a good education to his son. Prithvi Pal has got his boy MSc in Industrial Chemistry from Rajasthan and has not taken his boy to multi national company (MNC) and brought him in vinegar business with him.
Prithvi Pal became an example for farmers
After profit in agriculture, Prithvi Pal has set an example by training other farmers. Farmer Prithvi Pal said that if we sell one quintal of sugarcane in a sugar mill, then its support price will be Rs 325 only. In which a quintal of sugarcane costs about two hundred rupees to prepare. After this, one has to wait for years for payment. It costs only 50 rupees per liter to prepare one liter in vinegar and when it comes to sale, then sales are made for hundred rupees per liter.
Agriculture Success Story of Sugarcane farmer Prithvi Pal: Agriculture Minister has also been honored
Not only this, the passion and hard work of Prithvi Pal brought color. The name of the once debt-ridden earth is now taken with great respect in the area. He has also received honors for his good performance in farming. Uttar Pradesh Agriculture Minister Surya Pratap Shahi has also honored in the year 2019 for higher yield in sugarcane cultivation. Prithvipal is trying to promote agriculture by training farmers.
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