Principal Crops:

State is suitable for cultivation of different types of crops. Important crops grown are:

1. Cereals:- Rice, Jowar, Bajra, Maize, Wheat, Ragi and Minor Millets.

2.Pulses:- Tur, Bengalgram, Horsegram, Blackgram, Greengram, Cowpea, etc.

3. Oilseeds:- Groundnut, Sesamum, Sunflower, Soyabean and Safflower.

4. Commercial Crops:- Sugarcane, Cotton and Tobacco.

District-wise and Season-wise details of major agricultural crops grown in Karnataka is presented in Table-10.

 

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