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bajra

pennisetumglaucum.
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Under the A2 scenario, the higher yields of bajra and jowar translate into moderately higher profits of 15% and 8% per hectare, respectively.
According to 'agriculture, 2010, CMIE' data the productivity (kg/ha) of jowar, bajra, maize, wheat, Rabi, cotton, pulses (Table-4) in Rajasthan are 631, 832, 1860, 2749, 2013, 397 and 368 respectively against India's productivity 1021, 1041, 2335, 2802, 2174.
The irrigated area of jowar, bajra and maize was just 0.
Punjab's dalliance with rice since the 1970s, as is common knowledge, has plunged the state into a groundwater crisis, so the non- profit Kheti Virasat Mission is working in villages to revive tradition foods and with it the demand for coarse grains such as sorghum ( jowar ), pearl millet ( bajra ) and maize ( makai ), the traditional crops of water- scarce Punjab.
Yeowale explained: " If you put two successive cotton crops and fail then you are in trouble because you have nothing to eat, whereas those who had sowed jowar and bajra crops in 2011 and 2012, can at least have something to eat even if half their crop has failed.
The rains, however, have changed the scenario drastically -- so much so that the farmers are expecting good yields from crops including groundnut, soyabean, sunflower, castor, maize, bajra ( millet) and cotton.
Prices of coffee (4 per cent) and bajra (3per cent) declined.
Phalora, Bagiyaari, Naaju Chak, Bagiyaari, Bajra Garhi and Chahoor.
A study conducted by the Hyderabad- based Cerena Foundation and Samaja Parivarthane Samudaya ( SPS), the NGO which brought the issue of illegal mining in Bellary to the Supreme Court's notice, reveals drastic decline in the production of maize, jowar, bajra, groundnut and mango in the last 10 years because of pollution and loss of soil fertility in mining areas.
Besides them, the list of items, which became expensive comprises of oil cake, bajra, soft drinks, condiments and spices, soyabean, niger seed, raw rubber, groundnut, mustard seed and raw cotton.
But the harvest could be affected in areas under bajra cultivation in the southern region if it does not rain in the coming days.
The price for primary food articles like fruits and vegetables, rice, some varieties of pulses, barley, bajra, and maize rose by 0.