Scientific Name - Cicer arietinum L
Local Name - Kabuli Chana
India is the major chickpea producing country, while chickpea is basically grown in the dried region of India. The major organic chickpea sourced from Madhya Pradesh, followed by Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh & Karnataka. Chickpea is vegetarian-friendly source of protein, each 100 gms provide around 20-25% protein. Its size ranges from 5-6 mm (Baby Chickpea) to 11-12 mm (Double Dollar).