Is India largest producer of maize?

Which is the largest producer of maize?

The United States of America is the top country by maize production in the world. As of 2020, maize production in the United States of America was 360,252 thousand tonnes that accounts for 34.28% of the world’s maize production.

Which state is largest producer of maize in India?

Top Crops Producing States of India

Agricultural Commodity Top Producer State*
Largest Rice producing state in India is West Bengal
Largest Wheat producing state in India is Uttar Pradesh
Largest Maize producing state in India is Andhra Pradesh
Largest Coarse Cereal producing state in India is Karnataka, Rajasthan

Which crop is India the largest producer of?

Even so, rice is the most cultivated crop in India. India is the world’s second-largest producer of rice, behind China.

Which countries is the largest producer of maize in the world?

Worldwide 1,060,247,727 tonnes of corn is produced per year. United States of America is the largest corn producer in the world with 384,777,890 tonnes production volume per year. China comes second with 231,837,497 tonnes yearly production. United States of America and China produce together 58% of World’s total.

Which maize is cultivated in India?

Nine states viz. Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh , Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat account for 85 per cent of India’s maize production and 80 per cent of area under cultivation.

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Which is the second largest producer of maize in India?

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2019-20
Sr No. State Production
1 Karnataka 4,258.02
2 Madhya Pradesh 4,069.78
3 Kerala 3,985.81

Is maize cultivated in Kerala?

As a rainfed crop, maize is grown in June-July or August-September. The irrigated crop is raised in January-February. Hybrids: Ganga Hybrid-1, Ganga Hybrid-101, Deccan hybrid, Renjit, Hi-Starch. Composite varieties: Kissan Composite, Amber, Vijay, Vikram, Sona, Jawahar.