What is Sugarcane?
A species of tall, perennial grass that is used for sugar production is called sugarcane. The plants are rich in sucrose and they are 2 to 6 m tall with stout, jointed, and fibrous. More details on sugarcane is given below:
- The major sugarcane-producing states are Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Bihar, Punjab, and Haryana.
- In India, it is among the important plantation crops.