|| Weekly Area Coverage Under Summer Crops As on 28-May-2022 ||

(Area in Lakh Ha.)

S.No.Crops Target Area
(Lakh Ha)
Area Sown (Lakh Ha)Difference in
Area Coverage Over
% of Increase (+)/
Decrease (-) Over
2022202120212021
1 Rice 30.33 31.35 -1.02 -3.25
2 Total Pulses 23.00 23.05 19.65 3.41 17.34
(i)    Urad 3.87 3.65 2.69 0.96 35.52
(ii)    Moong 18.68 19.16 16.58 2.58 15.56
(iii)    Other Pulses 0.46 0.25 0.38 -0.13 -34.32
3 Total Coarse Cereals 6.45 11.86 10.82 1.04 9.60
(i)    Jowar 0.31 0.24 0.12 0.13 108.87
(ii)    Bajra 3.05 4.00 3.34 0.66 19.66
(iii)    Ragi 0.20 0.25 0.18 0.08 44.87
(iv)    Maize 2.89 7.36 7.18 0.18 2.45
4 Total Oilseeds 5.55 11.17 10.87 0.30 2.73
(i)    Groundnut 2.41 5.46 5.93 -0.47 -7.92
(ii)    Sunflower 0.23 0.37 0.52 -0.15 -28.71
(iii)    Sesamum 2.91 4.57 4.31 0.26 6.10
(iv)    Other Oilseeds 0.00 0.77 0.11 0.65 587.02
Grand Total 35.01 76.41 72.69 3.72 5.12