K.C.Sharma, D.Trivedi and R.N.Sharma
Average production of guava per plant is low in Rajasthan. The study was undertaken to identify the constraints faced by guava growers and to suggest strategies to boost guava production in Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan . Sixty respondents, purposively selected from 4 villages. The study revealed that lack of storage and processing units, zinc deficiency and water stress during summer and problem of middlemen were the major constraints. There is a need to strengthen technical support, supply of quality seed material and other inputs, storage and marketing facilities for the guava growers.
Keyword: Guava; Production; Constraints; Strategies