Polyhouse construction cost is calculated per sq. meter. The cost varies as per the quality of the materials used for the structure and and shed. Also the quality and density of irrigation system define the polyhouse farming cost per acre. There are different types of polyhouse- 1) Low cost polyhouse or wooden/bamboo polyhouse, 2) Metal structured polyhouse and 3) Shed net.
Polyhouse Construction Cost per Acre
|Wooden/ bamboo polyhouse||Metal structured polyhouse||Shed net|
|Rs.500/- sq. meter including cost of drip- irrigation/ fertigation unit/ fogging.||Rs.750/-sq.meter including the cost of drip irrigation unit/ fertigation unit/ fogging.||Rs.250/- per sq. meter including cost of drip/ sprinkler irrigation system.|
|Misting system @ Rs.100/- per sq. meter. (Rs.400/- per sq. meter for polyhouse and Rs.100/- per sq. meter for micro irrigation.||Misting system @ Rs.100/- per sq. meter. (Rs.650/- per sq. meter for polyhouse and Rs.100/- per sq. meter for micro irrigation system).||(Rs.200/- per sq. meter for shade -house and Rs.50/- per sq. meter for micro irrigation system).|
|Bamboo/ wooden polyhouse cost per acre Rs. 2023500/-.||Metal structured polyhouse cost per acre Rs. 3035250/-.||Shed net cost per acre Rs. 1011750/-.|
Polyhouse can be designed in various ways as per the selected crop, geography and preferred longevity. Though the construction cost is relatively high one can apply for Govt. subsidy which ranges from 50% to 75% in different states. Learn more about polyhouse farming in India.