Schemes

Department of Sericulture, Government of Andhra Pradesh provides various subsidies and incentives for farmers and reelers for upliftment of the livelihoods.
To support the farming community to produce quality Bivoltine Cocoons which assures production of 2A.
To support the farming community by providing assistance for construction of rearing sheds, which assures critical investment.
To provide employment to rural households on demand and in the process generate durable assets that lead to sustainity.
The Scheme SILK SAMAGRA is an Integrated Scheme for Development of Silk Industry

Departmental Activities

S

On Farm

Identification of On Farme Activites
E

Non Farm

Identification of Non Farm Activites
I

Cocoon Market

Conduct of e-Auction / open auction for the Cocoons arrived in the Market and avoid exploitation of the farmers by the Reelers.
Income Sharing in Sericulture

Department of Sericulture Statistics

Mulberry Plantation
( Acres )
1,11,144
Sericulture Famers
( Nos )
65,883
Annual Bivoltine Cocoons Production
( MTs )
9,527
Annual Cross Breed Cocoons Productions
( MTs )
45,067
Annual Cocoons Production
( MTs )
54,594
Annual Bivoltine Raw Silk Production
( MTs )
1,465
Annual Cross Breed Raw Silk Production
( MTs )
6,011
Annual Raw Silk Production
( MTs )
7,476
Annual Production
( kgs/ 100 DFLs )
72
Multi-End Reeling Units
( NOs )
0
Automatic Reeling Machines
( NOs )
6
GVA Realized
( RS. in Crores )
973.69

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Contact Details

Address:
Chuttugunta Cir, Murikipeta, Maharshi Dayanand Nagar, Office of Comminsioner of Sericulture, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh,522004.
Ph: 08632247400
Email: tm2.seri.ap@gmail.com