Industry: Agriculture

HNIs with huge land parcels wooing ‘practising farmers’ with attractive pay.
May 22, 2019, 4:01 p.m.

Spot turmeric prices increased at the markets in Erode due to arrivals of quality produce. “The price and sale of the spice have bounced back with the farmers bringing more quality turmeric,” said K.
May 22, 2019, 3:23 p.m.

International Rice Research Institute cultivates the grain fortified with Vitamin A.
May 22, 2019, 3:14 p.m.

Stanley Black & Decker has launched Stanley Earth, an energy efficient, solar-powered water pump for the farming sector.The company aims to leverage its core technology expertise to address.
May 21, 2019, 3:42 p.m.

Output next season may see a steep fall.
May 20, 2019, 3:54 p.m.

Asian rice exporting hubs saw tepid activity this week, with prices for the staple from top exporter India dipping on lower demand, while Bangladesh mulled a review of its ban on exports of the grain.
April 18, 2019, 2:23 a.m.

The government has decided to extend the duration of the New Urea Policy from April 1 this year till further orders to ensure smooth supply of nutrients to farmers.
April 16, 2019, 5:15 a.m.

Export of oilmeals rose by 31 per cent to Rs 6,222 crore during the last fiscal year on higher volumes as well as price realisation, industry data showed.
April 15, 2019, 6:43 a.m.

Trade during 2018-19 got a boost after Iran started accepting rupee post-US sanctions.
April 8, 2019, 9:58 a.m.

Skymet weather expects 2019 monsoon at 93% of LPA impacted by devolving El Nino.
April 3, 2019, 11:53 a.m.