Problems and Prospects of Rubber Plantation Industries in Dakshina Kannada District: A Case Study with Reference Harvesting Cost

Mr. Giridhara Gowda K. ., Dr. Sureshramana Mayya .


This study reports is the findings from a survey of rubber planters’ of Dakshina Kannada District of Karnataka. A questionnaire was administered to 50 rubber planters’ of Dakshina Kannada district in the study area. The analysis of the findings states that the calculated value of F differed significantly in Harvesting cost between different regions=8.011. The table value of F at 5% level of significance is 5.14. The calculated value is more than the table value and hence the null hypothesis is rejected which leads us to conclude that there is significant difference in the Harvesting cost in different regions.



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