Millet Procurement in India
January 28 , 2023
- The Government of India is expecting the millet production to increase to forty to fifty lakh tonnes.
- In 2023, the millet production in the country is around six to seven lakh tonnes.
- The increase in millet production is mainly because of nine states.
- They are MP, UP, Haryana, TN, Gujarat, Odisha, Uttarakhand, Karnataka, and Maharashtra.
- 41% of the world’s millet grows in India.
- India is one of the largest millet producers in the world.