Supply Side Constrains in Production of Pulses in India : A Case Study of Lentil

  • A. Amarender Reddya, G. P. Reddyb
  • Published 2010
In India, annual production of pulses ranges from 11 Mt to 15 Mt, with yield of about 600 kg/ha. Due to the wide gap between supply and demand, import of pulses has increased from 0.38 Mt in 1993 to 2.82 Mt in 2008. Lentil is an important rabi pulse crop with a production of 0.85-0.95 Mt in India, after gram. The study has used both secondary and primary… CONTINUE READING