Commodities 2017-10-16T14:36:40+00:00

GRAINS

amaranth


Botanical Name
   Amaranthus tricolor

Major growing states  Kerala

Harvesting Period  2 months after sowing

Bajra


Botanical Name
  Pennisetum glaucum

Major growing states  Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Haryana, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu

Harvesting Period   kharif  September to November ; rabi  April to May

Varieties – Giant Bajra, CO-8, PCB-164, FBC-16, Raj Bajra Chari-2

barley


Botanical Name
  Hordeum vulgare

Major growing states  Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Uttaranchal, Bihar, Himachal Pradesh, West Bengal

Harvesting Period October to late November

jowar


Botanical Name
   Sorghum bicolor

Major growing states   Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra

Harvesting  Period   Kharif Jowar  September to December;  Rabi Jowar  January to March; Summer Jowar (hybrid) April to July

Maize-1


Botanical Name
   Zea mays

Major growing states    Andhra Pradesh, punjay, uttar pradesh.

Harvesting period  Kharif Maize  September to December; Hybrid Maize  April to July.

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Botanical Name
   Eleusine coracana

Major growing states   Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh

Harvesting Period   after 3 to 5 months of planting.

Ragi


Botanical Name
  Eleusine coracana

Major growing states  Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, and Andhra Pradesh

Harvesting Period   after 3 to 5 months of planting.

Rajma


Botanical Name
   Cicer Arietinum

Major growing states   Maharashtra , J&K , M.P, Karnataka, Kerala.

Harvesting Period    120 to 130 days after planting

Rice


Botanical Name
   Oryza sativa

Variety  Tukda basmati

Major growing states   West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh ,Andhra Pradesh, Punjab

Harvesting Period   August to November

Wheat


Botanical Name
   Triticum aestivum

Major growing states   Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar

Harvesting Period  February  to June

Major cultivated species of wheat  Common wheat or bread wheat, Spelt, Durum

Stored Grain pest  Flour mite, Rusty grain beetle, Indian meal moth

PULSES

Bengal-gram
Black-gram


Botanical Name
   Vigna mungo

Major growning states   Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, West Bengal, Orissa, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka

Harvesting Period  January to March

Broad-beans


Botanical Name
   Vicia faba

Major growing states    Rajasthan

Harvesting Period   January to March

kabuli-chana


Botanical Name
  Cicer arietinum

Major growing states  Madya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh , Rajasthan ,Maharashtra.

Harvesting Period  February to March

Green peas


Botanical Name
   Vigna radiata

Major growing states    Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat.

Harvesting Period  September to October

Moong-dal


Botanical Name  
 Vigna radiata

Major growing states   Gujarat , Haryana, Punjab , Uttar Pradesh , Madhya Pradesh

Harvesting Period  85% of pods are matured

Moth-seed


Botanical Name
   Vigna aconitifolia

Major growning states    Rajasthan

Harvesting Period   January to March

toor-dal


Botanical Name   
Cajanus cajan

Major growing states   Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh

Harvesting Period  December to March

Yellow-peas


Botanical Name
   Pisum sativum

Major growing states   Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Bihar

Harvesting Period March to april

OIL SEEDS

Castor-seeds
cotton-seed


Botanical Name
   Gosipiyum spp.

Major growing states   Rajastan, Gujrat, Maharashtra, Madya Pradesh

Harvesting Period  September to December

Safflower-seed


Botanical Name
   Carthamus tinctorius

Major growing states   Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka 

Harvesting Period  October to February

ground-nut


Botanical Name
   Arachis hypogaea

Major growing states   Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh.

Harvesting period  Kharif  October to November , Summer  April to May

Black-mustard-seeds


Botanical Name
   Brassica juncea

Major growning states   Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Gujarat, West Bengal and Assam.

Harvesting Period  February to March

Sesamum


Botanical Name
  Sesamum indicum

Major growing states   West bengal ,Gujrat.

Harvesting period Kharif  September to November,  Rabi December to January,  Summer May to June

Soybean-seeds
Sunflower-seed


Botanical Name
   Helianthus annuus L.

Major growing states    Karnataka , Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra .

Harvesting period Kharif  September to November, Rabi  January,  Summer  April to May

SPICES

ajwain


Botanical Name  
 Trachyspermum ammi

Major growing states   Rajasthan, Jammu & kashmir, Bihar, West bengal & Jharkhand

Harvesting Period  January and early March.

Arecanuts


Botanical Name
   Areca catechu

Major growing states  Kerala, Assam, Meghalaya, West Bengal, Maharashtra

Harvesting Period   Tender nuts  July to December, Ripe nuts from December to March or from May to July.

Varieties   Shriwardhan, Sumangala, Shreemangala, Mangala

Pepper


Botanical Name
   Piper nigrum

Major growing states   Karnataka, Kerala

Harvesting Period  Colour changes from green to red

clove


Botanical Name
  Syzygium aromaticum

Major growing states   Tamilnadu , Kerala, karnataka.

Harvesting Period   December

coriander
cumin-seeds


Botanical Name
  Cuminum cyminum

Major growing states  Rajasthan ,Karnataka, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh

Harvesting Period   3-4 months after planting.

funnel


Botanical Name
   Foeniculum vulgare

Major growing states    Rajasthan , Andhra Pradesh ,Gujrat.

Harvesting Period  170–180 days after planting

fenugreek


Botanical Name  
 Trigonella foenum-graecum

Major growing states   Rajasthan , Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Uttaranchal.

Harvesting Period    2 to 4 months of planting

Red-chilli


Botanical Name  
Capsicum annuum

Major growing states  Andhra Pradesh ,Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh,  Maharashtra,  Orissa

Harvesting Period  60 to 95 days after sowing.

Dried-tamarind


Botanical Name
   Tamarindus indica

Major growing states  Bihar ,Odisa , Maharashtra ,Tamilnadu

Harvesting Period  February to March

Turmeric

OTHER COMMODITIES

cup-copra-1
cotton-bales-2


Botanical Name
   Gosipiyum spp.

Major growning states   Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh

Harvesting Period  September to  December

guar-gum
jute
Raisins

Major growing states – Maharashtra ,Karnataka etc

Harvesting Period  October to November

Raw-cashew-nuts


Botanical Name   
Anacardium occidentale

Major growing states  Maharashtra, Karnataka

Harvesting Period    February to may

Sago


Botanical Name –
Manihot esculenta

Major growning states  Kerala, Andhra Pradesh, & Tamil Nadu

Harvesting Period  age of 11 to 12 months

Skimmed-milk-powder

Major growing states  Gujrat, Rajasthan, Andra Pradesh,  Punjab.

Soya-doc


Botanical Name
   Glycine max

Major growing states   M.P, Gujarat, Chattisgad, Maharashtra.

Harvesting Period   september to october

Sugar