Maharashtra: Monsoon plays spoilsport, sweet lime cultivators lose crops
August 13, 2012 | Duration: 2 min, 02 sec
Poor monsoon continues to be a worry for several farmers in Maharashtra's largest sweet lime growing area, Jalna district. Acres of sweet lime crop have been damaged. Jalna has about 55,OOO hectares under sweet lime cultivation. This season, the monsoon has been deficient by nearly 51 per cent, affecting cash crops.