Book:India States: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021

NFSM-RICE: North East to receive Rs.100 Crore to boost rice cultivation

Published: June 28, 2012

NE states of the country will be given Rs100 crore for supporting rice cultivation under the National Food Security Mission (NFSM). All the 8 north-eastern States, including Sikkim, are being covered under NFSM-rice. Till 2011, only Assam was covered under NFSM-Rice. The programme will also aid in attaining Self-Sufficiency in Rice Production. Under NFSM-Rice, States ..



Three Largest Producing states of various Crops during 2006-07

Published: May 26, 2009

Food GrainsRice: West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Uttar PradeshWheat: Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, HaryanaMaize : Karnataka , Andhra Pradesh, BiharTotal Coarse Cereals: Maharashtra , Rajasthan, KarnatakaTotal Pulses : Madhya Pradesh , Maharashtra, Uttar PradeshTotal Foodgrains : Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Andhra Pradesh Oil Seeds:Groundnut: Gujarat, Tamil Nadu , Andhra PradeshRapeseed & Mustard: Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, HaryanaSoyabean : Madhya ..