Top Wheat/Gehu Producing States in India

Top Wheat Producing States in India

India is the second-largest producer of wheat in the world after China, and several states in India are major contributors to the country’s wheat production.

Here are the Largest wheat producing states in India:

  1. Uttar Pradesh
  2. Punjab
  3. Madhya Pradesh
  4. Haryana
  5. Rajasthan
  6. Bihar
  7. Gujarat
  8. Maharashtra
  9. West Bengal
  10. Uttarakhand

These states have favorable climatic conditions, fertile soil, and advanced agricultural practices, making them ideal for wheat cultivation. They account for the majority of wheat production in India and contribute significantly to the country’s food security.

Largest Wheat producing States in India

  1. Uttar Pradesh : Uttar Pradesh is the largest producer of wheat in India, accounting for around 35% of the country’s total wheat production. The state has a favorable climate and fertile soil, making it an ideal location for wheat cultivation.
  2. Punjab : Punjab is another major wheat-producing state in India, accounting for around 15% of the country’s total wheat production. The state is known for its high-yielding varieties of wheat and advanced farming techniques.
  3. Madhya Pradesh : Madhya Pradesh is the third-largest wheat-producing state in India, accounting for around 12% of the country’s total wheat production. The state has a large area under wheat cultivation and produces high-quality wheat.
  4. Haryana : Haryana is another important wheat-producing state in India, accounting for around 10% of the country’s total wheat production. The state is known for its advanced agricultural practices and high productivity.
  5. Rajasthan : Rajasthan is also a major wheat-producing state in India, accounting for around 8% of the country’s total wheat production. The state has a large area under wheat cultivation and produces good-quality wheat.

Other states like Bihar, Gujarat, Maharashtra, and West Bengal also contribute significantly to India’s wheat production.

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