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Production of soyabean shows increasing trends During last 2 years

Production of soyabean shows increasing trends During last 2 years








As indicated in the table below, the production of soyabean in the country has followed an increasing trend during the last two years:




Year

Area

(Lakh Hectares)

Production

(Lakh Tonnes)


2010-11

96.0

127.4


2011-12

101.1

122.1


2012-13*

108.4

146.8


2013-14#

121.0

156.8


*4th advance estimates, # 1st advance estimates





This information was given by Shri Tariq Anwar, Minister of State for Agriculture and Food Processing Industries in written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today.