Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare
13-December-2011 17:37 IST
Production Target of Wheat Fixed at 840 Lakh Tonne for 2011-12
Production target of 840 lakh tonnes of Wheat crops has been fixed for the year 2011-12.

For achieving the target of wheat crop and for increasing its production and productivity various crop development chemes/Programmes like National Food Security Mission (NFSM-Wheat), Integrated Cereals Development Programme for Wheat under Macro Management of Agriculture and Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY) are being implemented by the Ministry of Agriculture.

This information was given by Shri Harish Rawat, Minister of State for Agriculture and Food Processing Industries in written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today.

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