India’s state of Telangana to replace large chunks of cotton cultivation with palm oil for better yield

Cotton is unlikely to remain the main cash crop which is widely cultivated in Telangana as 6.75 lakh acres in 204 mandals in the state have been distinguished for oil palm plantation this month. To kick-start the transition, 50,000 acres of land in Khammam and Bhadrachalam regions are now reserved solely for oil palm cultivation. […]

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