|| Weekly Area Coverage Under Rabi Crops As on 22-Jan-2022 ||

(Area in Lakh Ha.)

S.No.Crops Normal Area
[DES]
(Lakh Ha)
Area Sown (Lakh Ha)Difference in
Area Coverage Over
% of Increase (+)/
Decrease (-) Over
2022202120212021
1 Wheat 303.06 340.82 345.14 -4.31 -1.25
2 Rice 42.51 23.61 30.21 -6.60 -21.86
3 Total Pulses 146.14 164.35 162.88 1.47 0.90
(i)    Gram 95.66 113.30 109.05 4.25 3.90
(ii)    Lentil 13.90 17.42 16.87 0.55 3.24
(iii)    Pea 8.03 10.10 10.33 -0.22 -2.17
(iv)    Kulthi 2.00 3.67 3.84 -0.17 -4.47
(v)    Urad 9.07 7.22 7.80 -0.57 -7.34
(vi)    Moong 9.41 4.67 5.90 -1.23 -20.84
(vii)    Lathyrus 3.62 3.37 3.12 0.25 8.03
(viii)    Other Pulses 4.44 4.58 5.96 -1.38 -23.14
4 Total Coarse Cereals 56.05 49.40 50.90 -1.50 -2.95
(i)    Jowar 31.75 24.19 27.02 -2.83 -10.48
(ii)    Bajra 0.00 0.17 0.18 0.00 -2.52
(iii)    Ragi 0.00 0.43 0.52 -0.09 -18.07
(iv)    Maize 18.15 17.83 16.31 1.52 9.34
(v)    Barley 6.14 6.78 6.87 -0.09 -1.35
5 Total Oilseeds 77.38 101.16 82.86 18.31 22.09
(i)    Rapeseed and Mustard 61.55 91.00 73.10 17.90 24.49
(ii)    Groundnut 7.06 4.65 4.60 0.06 1.23
(iii)    Safflower 0.90 0.73 0.58 0.15 26.24
(iv)    Sesamum 3.35 0.41 0.44 -0.04 -8.19
(v)    Sunflower 1.86 1.12 1.02 0.09 9.27
(vi)    Linseed 2.53 2.86 2.77 0.09 3.09
(vii)    Other Oilseeds 0.12 0.39 0.34 0.05 15.18
Grand Total 625.14 679.34 671.98 7.36 1.10