Area under pulses may shrink 10% this season

Area under pulses may shrink 10% this season

There could a 10% deficit in sowing of pulses this kharif across the country although the current drop in pulses cultivation is nearly 18.58% compared to last year, industry people said.

While an area of 102 lakh hectares was covered in the same week last year, the planting has been completed only on 83 lakh hectares this week, according to the latest data released by the Union agriculture minister.
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