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May 04 2017

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ਖਾਦਾਂ ਦੀ ਵਾਧੂ ਵਰਤੋਂ ਰੋਕਣ ਲਈ ਖੇਤੀ ਵਿਭਾਗ ਦਾ ਨਵਾਂ ਤਰੀਕਾ

May 04 2017

ਮਿਤੀ- 4 ਮਈ 2017

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ਸਾਉਣੀ ਦੇ ਸੀਜ਼ਨ ਲਈ ਨਹਿਰੀ ਪਾਣੀ ਦੇ ਗੱਫੇ

May 04 2017

ਮਿਤੀ- 4 ਮਈ 2017

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May 03 2017

दिनांक- 3 मई 2017

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16 ਕੁਇੰਟਲ ਪਰਾਲੀ ਨਾਲ ਲਵੋ 4 ਰਸੋਈ ਗੈਸ ਸਿਲੰਡਰ ਪ੍ਰਤੀ ਮਹੀਨਾ

May 03 2017

ਮਿਤੀ- 3 ਮਈ 2017

ਝੋਨੇ ਤੇ ਕਣਕ ਦੀ ਪਰਾਲੀ ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ ਵਾਸਤੇ ਬਹੁਤ ਵੱਡੀ ਸਮੱਸਿਆ ਬਣੀ ਹੋਈ ਹੈ । ਪਰ ਜੇਕਰ ਪਰਾਲੀ ਦੀ

जानिए, विभिन्न फसलों के ताजा मंडी भाव

May 01 2017

दिनांक- 1 मई 2017

हरियाणा

हिसार : चना 5800 बाजरा 1300-1400 कपास 5000-5200 ग्वार 3500-3

ਆਲੂ ਤੇ ਕਣਕ ਇਕੱਠੀ ਬੀਜ ਕੇ ਮਾਲੋਮਾਲ ਹੋਇਆ ਸੁਰਜੀਤ

May 01 2017

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ਇੰਨਾ ਤਰੀਕਿਆਂ ਨਾਲ ਘਟਾ ਸਕਦੇ ਹੋ ਟਰੈਕਟਰ ਦੇ ਤੇਲ ਦਾ ਖਰਚਾ

May 01 2017

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ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਮਾਲੋ-ਮਾਲ ਕਰ ਦੇਵੇਗਾ ਇਹ ਰੁੱਖ, ਪੰਜਾਬ 'ਚ ਖੇਤੀ ਵਧੀ

May 01 2017

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April 28 2017

दिनांक- 28 अप्रैल 2017

पंजाब

जालंधर मंडी भाव

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April 28 2017

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ਸਰਕਾਰ ਨੇ ਬਿਜਲੀ ਦੇਣ ਤੋਂ ਕੀਤੀ ਨਾਂਹ ਤਾਂ ਕਿਸਾਨ ਨੇ ਖ਼ੁਦ ਬਣਾ ਲਈ ਬਿਜਲੀ

April 28 2017

ਮਿਤੀ- 28 ਅਪ੍ਰੈਲ 2017

ਇੱਕ ਪਾਸੇ ਜਿੱਥੇ ਕਰਨਾਟਕ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਹਰ ਘਰ ਵਿੱਚ ਬਿਜਲੀ ਪਹੁੰਚਾਉਣ ਦੀ ਸੋਚ ਰਹੀ ਹੈ ਤਾਂ ਉੱਥੇ

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April 27 2017

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April 27 2017

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महाराष्ट्र के कृषि विभाग के तीसरे अग्रिम फसल अनुमान के अनुसार 2016-2017 में रा

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April 27 2017

दिनांक- 27 अप्रैल 2017

हरियाणा

हिसार : गेहूं 1625, चना 5800, बाजरा 1400, कपास 5200, ग्वार 3750, सरसों 3400, नरमा 5900,

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April 27 2017

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April 27 2017

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April 26 2017

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April 25 2017

दिनांक- 25 अप्रैल 2017

चावल

करनाल : 1121 सेला 6500, स्टीम 7500, 1509 सेला 5800, स्टीम 6200, डीपी सेला 6000 और स्टीम 6900।

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April 25 2017

ਮਿਤੀ- 25 ਅਪ੍ਰੈਲ 2017

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April 25 2017

ਮਿਤੀ- 25 ਅਪ੍ਰੈਲ 2017

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April 24 2017

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दिनांक- 24 अप्रैल 2017

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April 24 2017

ਮਿਤੀ- 24 ਅਪ੍ਰੈਲ 2017

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April 24 2017

ਮਿਤੀ- 24 ਅਪ੍ਰੈਲ 2017

ਚੰਡੀਗੜ੍ਹ: ਮੁੱਖ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਕੈਪਟਨ ਅਮਰਿੰਦਰ ਸਿੰਘ ਨੇ ਸੂਬੇ ਭਰ ‘ਚ ਬੇਮੌਸਮੇ ਮੀਂਹ, ਤੇਜ਼ ਝ

From the RSS:

  • Cargill launches 'Digital Sathi', a mobile first local online service platform

    "Digital Saathi will provide digitally enabled agriculture advisory services and enhanced market access to smallholder farmers based in 5 districts of Karnataka including Davangere, Bellary, Haveri, Chitradurga and Shimoga," said Cargill in a statement.
  • India sugar mills pause export deals in bet price will rise more

    A slower pace of sales by India, which is estimated to have almost 9 million tons in reserves next month, may heat up the global market again.
  • Telangana govt signs MoU with Wingsure for AI-driven personalised insurance and advisory services to farmers

    Wingsure will provide deep-tech-based personalized crop insurance products and advisory services to small, underserved farmers in the state.
  • Agricultural and processed food exports up 21.8% in April-August: Govt

    The exports of products under the ambit of the Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) were $7.9 billion in the first five months of the fiscal as against $6.4 billion a year ago, the commerce and industry ministry said in a statement.
  • Kharif foodgrain output estimated at a record 150.50 million tonne this year, says Centre

    Sowing of kharif (summer) crops like paddy begins with the onset of the Southwest monsoon from June, while harvesting in most of the parts commences from October.
  • Himachal Apple growers demand govt support as farm-gate prices fall to a 10-year low

    Orchard owners have asked the Centre to implement the Kashmir formula in Himachal as well to cushion cultivators from a price shock.
  • You may see weaker harvests and bigger grocery bills next year

    Farmers growing the commodity-grade corn, soy and other grains that fuel both livestock and packaged-food factories are already spending more than normal on seeds, labor, transportation and equipment.
  • India becoming destination country for healthy foods like millets: Tomar at G-20 agri meet

    Tomar said the United Nations (UN) has accepted India's proposal and declared 2023 as international year of millets and urged the G-20 nations to support the celebration of the millet year to promote nutrition and sustainable agriculture.
  • Higher investment required in agri R&D: India says at G20 agri meet

    "There is a need to rethink and adapt agricultural research and development, along with increasing investment in scientific research to achieve adequate and nutritious food along with environmental sustainability," Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said.
  • 12 crore farmers benefited from PM-Kisan, 2.5 core in UP alone: Radha Mohan Singh

    While felicitating 71 farmers from Mathura, the former Union minister also said sugarcane-growers were paid Rs 1.43 lakh crore in Uttar Pradesh.
  • Centre says wholesale edible oil prices showing declining trend

    According to Consumer Affairs Ministry, the wholesale price of palm oil fell 2.50 per cent to Rs 12,349 per tonne as on September 14 from Rs 12,666 per tonne a week ago.
  • Amazon, Microsoft swoop in on India's $24 billion farming data trove

    With the project, Modi is seeking to usher in long-due reforms to make over a farm sector that employs almost half of the nation’s 1.3 billion people and contributes about a fifth of Asia’s third-biggest economy. The government is counting on the project’s success to boost rural incomes, cut imports, reduce some of the world’s worst food wastages with better infrastructure.
  • Indian saffron's international prices skyrocket after Afghan supply hit by Taliban takeover

    Saffron is grown in four districts in Jammu and Kashmir– Pulwama, Budgam, Srinagar and Kishtwar. Among them, Pulwama district’s Pampore has earned the title of Kashmir’s “saffron town” for growing the best quality saffron.
  • Farmers body FAIFA lauds Centre's promotion of digital technologies for agriculture

    FAIFA comprises farmers and farm workers of commercial crops across the states of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka, Gujarat . The farmers' body feels that the agriculture-friendly steps by the government will give added impetus to the pace of major farm sector reforms in the country and help in increasing farm income.
  • Demand for agricultural loans and storage facilities expected to go up in the ongoing kharif season

    “As the Covid-19 cases decline and the pace of vaccination gathers momentum, we are broadly expecting a two-fold increase in the disbursement of loans this season,” said Sandeep Sabharwal, group CEO of Sohan Lal Commodity Management Pvt Ltd (SLCM), a leading agriculture logistics and finance group.
  • India extends window for import of pulses, soyameal till December

    The decision comes amid uncertainty about the size, quality and time of arrival of the standing kharif crop due to erratic weather. Also, trade houses were concerned about the shortage of containers and vessels, which has increased the sailing time of cargo.
  • Maharashtra govt expects 5.6% increase in sugar production in 2021-22

    "The area planted under sugar cane for the 2021-22 sugar season has increased to 12.32 lakh hectare, while the per hectare production of sugarcane is expected to be 97 tonnes. We expect that 193 sugar mills will be operational next season, which will crush 1096 lakh tonne sugarcane," said a release issued by the government.
  • Maharashtra: Over 7 lakh farmers call insurance firms to inform about crop damages due to excessive rain

    Representatives of crop insurance companies need to personally visit the farms and assess the damages, and based on their report, the farmers will get the insurance amount, officials said.
  • Agri transport and marketing plan extended to dairy, aid hiked

    The government on Friday extended the Transport and Marketing Assistance (TMA) for Specified Agriculture Products Scheme to dairy products and increasing the rates of assistance under the scheme.
  • Govt enhances scope of MTA scheme for agri exports

    Enhanced assistance under the revised scheme is expected to help Indian exporters of agricultural products to meet rising freight and logistics costs, the statement said.
  • Soyabean cultivation area 6.5% less than government estimate

    The biggest difference in area estimation of the government and Sopa is in Rajasthan where the government estimate of 55.8 lakh hectare is higher by close to 4.77 lakh hectare.
  • Onion prices likely to remain at higher trajectory this festive season: Crisil

    Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh are major Kharif onion-producing states, contributing over 75 per cent of total Kharif production. Fluctuating monsoon is expected to pose challenges in transplanting the crop in Maharashtra, which accounts for 35 per cent of the total Kharif onion produced in the country, according to the report.
  • Keeping close watch on cooking oil prices: Govt

    The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution said that a close watch is kept on day-to-day basis on production, imports and prices of edible oils. Furthermore, appropriate measures are taken to keep a check on the prices of edible oil, it added.
  • Excessive rainfall in September may impact kharif crop, increase prices

    Rains are now helping oilseed crops like soyabean and groundnut, pulses, paddy, bajra, maize and cotton, Agricultural experts said. But if the rains are excessive and continue till the end of September, then it will damage crops, sending their prices up.
  • Excessive rainfall in September may damage kharif crops, say experts

    While the kharif season began on a good note with timely monsoon and good sowing, patchy rains in July and August in certain parts of the country slowed down the pace of sowing.
  • Govt announces MSP of rabi crops, highest increase of Rs 400/quintal in prices of mustard and masur

    The new MSP of masur is Rs 5500/quintal. Mustard is one of the important rabi crops among the oilseeds produced in the country. Mustard oil prices are ruling at record high levels for a year now due to supply shortages.
  • Lowest vegetable prices in three years relief for consumers; farmers struggle to recover production cost

    Demand for vegetables is yet not fully recovered to pre-Covid levels, while exports are also low due to high air freight. However, with forecasts of above normal rainfall in September, prices may edge up towards the end of September if rains damage the standing crop.
  • As masoor prices hit record high, India opens lentil imports from Russia for a period of 6 months

    Lentil prices in India are at record high levels, ruling at Rs 80/kg for whole lentil in wholesale trade and above Rs 100/kg for pulses sold in retail.
  • Ahead of the rabi sowing season, systemic inventory of phosphatic fertilisers running low in India, says ICRA

    ICRA expects Government of India to alleviate the stress on the industry through increase in the subsidy rates under the NBS scheme over the course of one month to ensure adequate availability for the upcoming rabi season
  • FCI, CWC working on modern crop storage: Piyush Goyal

    Cluster-based approach in agri produce marketing and exports will help bring cost of production down without affecting quality, the minister said. Rubber and niche products from different states have a huge potential, he said.
  • Govt procures record 890 lakh tonnes of paddy for Rs 1.68 lakh crore so far this marketing year

    In a statement, the food ministry said the Centre has purchased 889.62 lakh tonnes of paddy till September 5 in the ongoing 2020-21 Kharif Marketing Season (KMS).
  • Sugar output may drop to 30.5 million tonne next season with more cane diversion to ethanol

    "Sugarcane crop by and large is good this year. We are expecting diversion of more cane for ethanol making and as a result sugar production will be slightly lower at 30.5 million tonne during 2021-22 season," Joint Secretary in the Food Ministry Subodh Kumar Singh said.
  • Arunachal Pradesh comes up with scheme to boost agriculture and horticulture produce

    The schemes are part of the AtmaNirbhar program announced during the Budget session held in February this year. A total amount of Rs 120 crores – Rs 60 crore for each scheme - has been allocated to the two concerned departments of Agriculture and Horticulture.
  • September likely to get above-normal rainfall: DS Pai, IMD

    Although less rainfall was received in August, regions that saw good rainfall up to July they were getting isolated rainfall everyday — though not of very large amounts. Therefore, I do not think there would be much impact on agriculture.
  • With $ 1 million grant from the Walmart Foundation, TCI launches FPO Hub, a database of Indian FPOs

    Farmers have formed FPOs since the early 2000s. Though interest promoting FPOs is high among philanthropic actors, corporations, and the government, there are still significant barriers to entry for many, including limited financing opportunities and the time required to become self-sufficient. In 2014, the Indian government began a renewed push to promote FPOs.
  • TCI, Walmart Foundation launch hub for Farmer Producer Organizations

    A critical part of the Hub is TCI’s database for Indian FPOs, a new platform that brings together information on thousands of FPOs to facilitate research on small-farm aggregation models. TCI’s database is the only centralized source of data on Indian FPOs currently available.
  • Big names in India’s palm oil industry are chalking out plans for expansion of palm oil plantation

    India’s palm oil industry is now gearing up to position palm oil as a healthy option for consumers.
  • Tomato prices crash to Rs 4/kg amid supply glut in most growing states

    Similarly, the wholesale price of tomato at Jalgoan in Maharashtra -- the country's sixth largest tomato growing state -- fell by 80 per cent to Rs 4 per kg on August 28 from Rs 21 per kg in the year-ago period.
  • Web version of e-GOPALA app unveiled to aid dairy farmers

    It was launched by Parshottam Rupala, Union Minister of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry and Dairying in presence of Meenesh Shah, Chairman, NDDB, it added.
  • CCPA expresses grave concern over disruption in the auction system

    "Some of their complaints include Buyers / Auctioneers getting logged out without any notice, Auction Schedules getting totally disrupted, Bids are not being accepted by the system resulting in outlots / lower price realization and buyers are losing out on buying," the board said.
  • Karnataka govt to set up spices park in Chikkamagaluru

    The Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board (KIADB) will develop the facility on a 10-acre plot at the earliest, Industries Minister Murugesh R Nirani said.
  • Tomato prices crash to Rs 3/kg, farmers demand support measures

    Lasalgaon and Pimpalgaon in Nashik district are two of India’s largest tomato markets during the monsoons season. However, farmers are getting only about Rs 3/kg to Rs 5/kg for their produce, which is not even enough to cover the transport cost.
  • Technical glitches disrupt tea auctions in the country

    Producers are fretting about the decline in prices that could be accelerated due to the disruption in auction sales. For instance, the average prices of teas in Assam’s Guwahati tea auction centre have fallen by 18 per cent between April to July this year as compared to the same period last year.
  • Cabinet approves an increase in Fair and Remunerative Price on sugarcane to Rs 290 per quintal

  • Centre hikes sugar FRP to Rs 290/quintal; rules out raising sugar selling price

    The central government announces the FRP, the minimum price that mills have to pay to cane growers, every year before start of the sugarcane crushing season.
  • Centre buys record 874 lakh tonnes of paddy so far at MSP for Rs 1.65 lakh crore

    Paddy procurement in the ongoing KMS 2020-21 is continuing smoothly in the procuring states. Kharif marketing season runs from October to September.
  • Sops for sugar companies may be revised on global cues

    Instead of giving subsidy for sugar exports, which have now become lucrative, the government is likely to increase ethanol procurement prices, industry leaders said.
  • Over Rs 1,000 cr crop insurance dues not paid, says BJD

    BJD party spokesman Sasmit Patra said till Kharif 2020, the total premium paid to insurance companies was Rs 6163.28 crore while the payment by the insurance companies was Rs 5,098.64 crore. Thus, the insurance companies profited to the tune of Rs 1,064.64 crore, he said.
  • Monsoon to impact India's coffee production this year, say producers

    “Heavy rains are likely to impact coffee production this year. As of now our estimate is that there may be a 10 per cent drop in coffee crop,” said Jeffry Rebello, chairman, UPASI (United Planter’s Association of Southern India) coffee committee.
  • Sowing area of kharif crops 1.55 pc lower than last year so far: Govt data

    Sowing of kharif crops begins with the onset of southwest monsoon from June. Monsoon rainfall was lower eight per cent between June 1 and August 20, the ministry said.