Products

Products of Madhya Pradesh

The economy of Madhya Pradesh is based substantially on its diverse agriculture and about 80% of the population depends on it. Main crops of the state are Soyabean, Pulses, Paddy and wheat. About 88% of the total national production of soyabean is produced in M. P. Total Soyabean production in 1997-98 was 4.028 million metric tons. Madhya Pradesh also excels in the production of pulse, lentils, gram, linseed, ramtil etc. Total pulse production in 1997-98 was 3.225 million metric tons . 22% of the total agricultural land is used for paddy production. Eastern M. P. is the main area for paddy production. Total paddy production in 1997-98 was 6.388 million metric tons . Wheat is another major crop produced in Western M. P. in the Rabi season. Total wheat production in 1997-98 was 7.366 million metric tons . MAIN CROPS OF MADHYA PRADESH

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NAME OF CROP PRODUCTION AREA OF M. P.
WHEAT
(latest on procurement)
Gwalior, sagar, Bhopal, Shajapur, Vidisha, Ujjain, Guna, Rewa,etc.
PADDY
(latest on procurement)
Balaghat, Mandla, Chhindwara, Betul, Rewa, Sidhi, Narsinghpur, Hoshangabad, Satna, Shahdole, etc.
JOWAR Mandsaur, Ratlam, Ujjain, Rajgarh, Shajapur, Dewas, Khandwa, Khargone,etc.
GRAM Mandsaur, Vidisha, Guna, Sehore, Jhabua, Dewas, Bhopal, Indore, Ujjain, Ratlam, Hoshangabad, Narsinghpur, Jabalpur, Sagar, Damoh, Tikamgarh, etc.
SUGAR CANE Ujjain, Sehore, Shajapur, Ratlam, Gwalior, etc.
COTTON Indore, Dewas, Ujjain, Dhar, Neemuch, Ratlam, Mandsaur, Hoshangabad, Shajapur, etc.
TUAR Chhindwara, Bhind, Betul, Hoshangabad, Narsinghpur, Jabalpur, Sagar, Damoh, Chhatarpur, Panna, Tikamgarh, Dhar, Gwalior, Morena, Bhopal, etc.
GROUND NUT Plateau of Malwa, Lower part of Narmada valley
OIL - SEED (Soyabean, Mustard, Linseed, Chhatarpur etc.
OPIUM Mandsaur

Several advanced Institutes have been established in the M.P. State for research purposes.

  • National Research Center for Soyabean is situated in Indore.

  • Central Agriculture Engineering Institute is situated in Bhopal.

  • The only Agriculture University is at Jabalpur. 

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