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Which state of India is the largest producer of rice?


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The largest producer of rice in India

West Bengal is the largest producer of rice in India. Two crops of rice are raised in a year in this state. Rice is regarded as the master crop of coastal India and in few regions of eastern India. During the summer and monsoon season, both high temperature and heavy rainfall provide ideal conditions for rice cultivation. West Bengal state annual production in 2014-2015 was 14.68 %, which was the highest compared to any other state.


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