|| Weekly Area Coverage under Rabi Crops as on 22-Jan-2022 ||

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