Rabi crop acreage down, Pulses hit worst

The Rabi cropping season of 2023–2024 is almost completed. This year area under Rabi crops is down by 1.23% as compared to the previous year’s Rabi season, with pulses having the lowest acreage this year among […]

Chana/ Gram Sowing Progress hovers below 5-year average sowing

As per recent release (as on 29th Dec 2023), the Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare states that Chana sowing is down by 8.3% to 9704.6 thousand ha. from 10579.7 thousand ha. at the same corresponding […]

Kharif Pulses Sowing

Kharif Pulses Sowing As per recent release (as on 08th Sep 2023), the Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare states that Kharif pulses sowing is down by 8.6% to 119.9 lakh hectares from 131.2 lakh hectares […]

IMD: September 2023 Monthly Forecast Outlook

IMD : September 2023 Monthly Outlook Rainfall – The country as a whole is most likely to be normal (91-109 % of the Long Period Average (LPA)). Below normal rainfall is most likely over most areas […]

Tur/ Pigeon Pea Sowing Progress, Concern on Domestic Crop

As per recent release (as on 18th Aug 2023), the Department of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare states that Tur sowing is down by 6.4% to 4091.9 thousand ha. from 4371.8 thousand ha. at the same corresponding […]