Farmers practiced the age old traditional cropping system of maize and paddy which is quite monotonous and unhealthy in terms of soil fertility management. Beside orange business, off-farm activities such as construction works and weaving are the major source of income. The accustomed practices of free cattle in the dry season of winter months are a threat and farmers are reluctant for the cultivation of winter crops. Although, agro ecologically, Budur village is feasible for the initiation of commercial horticulture activities. The village is also recognized as one of the major citrus producing area in the district generating a significant income for their livelihoods.
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