Rabi Crops Sowing Crosess 58 Lakh Hectare


New Delhi: As per preliminary reports on the sowing of crops, sowing of rabi crops has started in some parts of the country.

The total area sown under Rabi crops as on 30th October, 2015 has 58.34 lakh hectares as compared to 58.48 lakh hectare last year at this time.

Wheat has been sown/transplanted in 1.20 lakh hectares, pulses in 20.65 lakh hectare coarse, cereals in 27.04 lakh hectares, oilseeds in 9.43 lakh hectares and Rice in 0.02 lakh hectares.


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