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Indian Journal of Agricultural Research, volume 50 issue 5 (october 2016) : 471-474

Price behaviour of chillies in Guntur market of Andhra Pradesh, India

I. Bhavani Devi, M. Srikala*, T. Ananda
1<p>Department of Agricultural Economics,&nbsp;S.V.Agricultural College, Tirupati- 517502, India.</p>
Cite article:- Devi Bhavani I., Srikala* M., Ananda T. (2016). Price behaviour of chillies in Guntur market of Andhra Pradesh, India . Indian Journal of Agricultural Research. 50(5): 471-474. doi: 10.18805/ijare.v50i5.3750.

There was an increasing trend in the prices of chillies in the selected market and was found to be statistically significant at 5 per cent level of significance. The seasonal index was maximum in December with 108.52, while in November  it was with 104.60 and the price indices ranged from 92.52 to 102.94. Only one cycle was observed which had lasted for four years. That chilli prices are subjected to high irregular variations during the period of study.

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