Kharif acreage seen at a record 1,095 lakh ha

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A wholesome 6 for each cent enhance in the kharif region more than the prior time riding on greater rice and oilseeds cultivation may perhaps raise rural prospects, even however pounding August rains may perhaps have inflicted problems on crops in some spots.

According to information produced by the Agriculture Ministry on Friday, kharif crops have so significantly lined more than 1,095 lakh hectares (lha), almost 6.3 for each cent much more than 1,030 lha planted in the corresponding week past 12 months.

The region under rice at 396 lha is between just one of the greatest and planting is still on some States. Rice acreage is almost 30 lha much more than the 366 lh planted identical week past 12 months. The States, which have witnessed a spurt in rice planting contain Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal, Jharkhand and Karnataka.

 

Soar in oilseeds, pulses

Even however oilseeds, especially soyabean

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