- Apr 24 2017, 0042
The government has ruled out raising the duty on wheat imports even though the production is expected to be a record this year.
"We were waiting, to assess the damage
- Apr 21 2017, 2320
Weather forecasting at the best of times is tricky business. Before June 2016 most climate forecasting models indicated the high probability of La Nina developing during
- Apr 10 2017, 2228
Lower output, rising demand from international markets followed by the crop quality concern after the recent rainfall in Rajasthan will continue to support jeera (cumin seeds) prices, while large arrivals
- Apr 10 2017, 0020
The significance of the Prime Minister’s Crop Insurance Scheme may come to the fore this year if an El Nino-induced below normal monsoon impacts crops. Realising this, the government
- Apr 07 2017, 0003
The Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP) has recommended that the government raise the minimum support prices (MSPs) of most kharif crops by around five per cent or lower.
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