The awards were presented in two categories. In the Total
food grain production category, the awards were presented to Madhya Pradesh,
Odisha and Manipur states.
In the excellence in the Individual food grains crops
category, the awards were presented to Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Andhra
Pradesh and Bihar States. Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Arunachal Pradesh,
Meghalaya, Mizoram and Tripura got commendation prizes for total food grain
Maharashtra got commen-dation prize for rice, Assam for
pulses and Punjab and Haryana for rice and wheat. Krishi Karman awards were
instituted in 2010-11 by the Government of India, Ministry of Agriculture.
Krishi Karman awards are given to States for their effort and contribution
towards raising the country's food grain production.