Jharkhand farmers advised to sow pulses in fallow land.

IMD’s Agrimet has advised farmers to sow short duration varieties of kulthi, urad, and tur in fallow land after the current spell of heavy rains in Jharkhand. The state is among the leading growers of kharif paddy, pulses and oilseeds. During Jun 1-Aug 23, the state received 4% above-normal rains.