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Kharif Sowing Crosses 966 Lakh Hectare MarkKharif Sowing Crosses 966 Lakh Hectare Mark
Sowing of kharif crops showed a steady increase during this week. The total sown area as on 29th August, as per reports received from States, stands at 966.25 lakh hectare as compared to 998.01 hectare at this time last year.
The details of the areas sown so far this year and last year are given below: -
Area sown in 2014-15
Area sown in 2013-14
Jute & Mesta
GG: SS:CP: weather watch (29.8.2014)