|| Weekly Area Coverage under Summer Crops as on 28-May-2022 ||

S.No.Crops Area Sown (Lakh Ha)Difference in
Area Coverage(Lakh Ha) Over
% of Increase (+)/
Decrease (-)(Lakh Ha) Over
2022202120212021
1 Rice 30.33 31.35 -1.02 -3.25
2 Total Pulses 23.05 19.65 3.41 17.34
(i)    Urad 3.65 2.69 0.96 35.52
(ii)    Moong 19.16 16.58 2.58 15.56
(iii)    Other Pulses 0.25 0.38 -0.13 -34.32
3 Total Coarse Cereals 11.86 10.82 1.04 9.60
(i)    Jowar 0.24 0.12 0.13 108.87
(ii)    Bajra 4.00 3.34 0.66 19.66
(iii)    Ragi 0.25 0.18 0.08 44.87
(iv)    Maize 7.36 7.18 0.18 2.45
4 Total Oilseeds 11.17 10.87 0.30 2.73
(i)    Groundnut 5.46 5.93 -0.47 -7.92
(ii)    Sunflower 0.37 0.52 -0.15 -28.71
(iii)    Sesamum 4.57 4.31 0.26 6.10
(iv)    Other Oilseeds 0.77 0.11 0.65 587.02
Grand Total 76.41 72.69 3.72 5.12