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Farmer's notebook: Rabi crops sowing

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Sowing of Rabi crops has already started and the total area sown under Rabi crops was 242.16 lakh hectares as on November 20, according to a PIB release that cited preliminary reports received from the field. Wheat has been sown/transplanted in 78.83 lakh hectares, pulses in 74.06 lakh hectares, coarse cereals in 38.48 lakh hectares, oilseeds in 50.56 lakh hectares and rice in 0.24 lakh hectares.

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