Industry: Agriculture

Shift of focus to maize, sorghum, millets would help.
June 30, 2019, 3:58 p.m.

Bureau of Metrology (Australia) expects that the immediate likelihood of El Nino developing has passed and its ENSO (El-Nino Southern Oscillation) Outlook has now turned INACTIVE.
June 28, 2019, 12:31 p.m.

As Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman gets ready to present her maiden Budget, tobacco farmers have appealed to her to have a sympathetic view and ease tax burden on cigarettes.
June 27, 2019, 3:14 p.m.

Our Bureau A delegation of arecanut cooperatives, led by the Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Cooperative Ltd (Campco), has urged the Union government to curb the smuggling of arec
June 26, 2019, 4:15 p.m.

Our CorrespondentWith the monsoon hitting Madhya Pradesh, the downtrend in pulse seeds and pulses continued in Indore mandis on weak physical demand with moong (bold), declined to ₹5,400-5,500 a quint.
June 26, 2019, 4:11 p.m.

The turmeric market saw better sales and higher prices on Tuesday. At the Erode Turmeric Merchants Association Sales Yard, finger turmeric ruled at ₹6,109-₹7,455 a quintal and root variety at ₹5.
June 18, 2019, 3:10 p.m.

The cashew cultivation is now being extended to non-traditional States such as Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, according to Venkatesh N Hubballi, Director of the Kochi-based Directorate of Cashewnut and
June 18, 2019, 3:02 p.m.

Govt takes a soft line ahead of State polls
June 17, 2019, 3:50 p.m.

A top official of the Coconut Development Board (CDB) has stressed the need to enhance income of coconut growers through effective technology integration.
June 17, 2019, 3:24 p.m.

Riding on improved global cues and physical demand, soya oil traded higher with soy refinedquoted at ₹762-65 for 10 kg, while soya solvent ruled at ₹725-28. Soyabean ruled stable at ₹3,700 a quintal,
June 17, 2019, 2:51 p.m.