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Demonetisation: Rabi acreage 8.54% more than 2015

Rabi crops were sown in 41.55 million hectares of land till December 2. This was 8.54% more than the same period last year and only 0.27% less than the normal area, which is the average of the past five years. The pace of sowing, which grew 35% during the previous week, fell further to 27% during the week ended December 2, which many experts said was natural as sowing comes to an end. In a…
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