Right as Rain

August 2013
Business Today;8/18/2013, Vol. 22 Issue 17, p22
The article offers information on the sowing of kharif crops in 2013 in India which has been reported to cover an area of 75 million hectares, which is larger than that cultivated in 2012. It reports that about 83 per cent of the country had received normal or excess rainfall from the Southwest monsoon that is expecting to increase the output of the crops including rice, oilseeds and cotton, which fell in 2012/13 due to the drought in Karnataka, Maharashtra, Gujarat and Rajasthan.


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