Advance Estimates Description

Four advance estimates followed by a final estimate of area, production and productivity of principal crops will be prepared during all the three seasons of the year and sent to Government of India.

The crops covered are Cereals: Rice, Jowar, Bajra, Maize, Ragi, Wheat and Minor Millets, Pulses: Tur, Bengal Gram, Horse Gram, Black Gram, Green Gram, Avare, Cowpea and Other Pulses, Oil Seeds: Groundnut, Sesamum, Sunflower, Castor, Safflower, Nigerseed, Rape and Mustard, Soybean, Linseed, Vegetables: Potato and Onion, Condiment and Spices: Dry Chillies , Cash Crops: Sugarcane, Cotton and Tobacco, Other Crops: Mesta and Sunhemp.