Indus Valley Civilization
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The Indus Valley was fertile due to the annual inundation in the Indus river
The alluvial soil carried by the River Indus made soil of the region very fertile
Agriculture was one of the main economic activities of the people
Wheat and barely were the main crops cultivated by the Indus people.
It is probable that people sowed seeds in the flood plains in November.
Yes, and they reaped their harvest in April.
Dates, field peas, sesame and mustard were also grown. It seems that rice was also cultivated at Lothal.
In Lothal there is also some findings of rice husks been embedded in clay pottery and have been discovered