News & updates

09-December-2019
    Siddipet organic farmers get a web ‘farm to plate’ gateway

    Odisha to bank on PM-Kisan to fund 60 per cent annual aid to farmers


    Edible Oils, Potato & Onion Up


    Farm ponds catching up slowly in Udupi district


    Farmers Warn of Onion Glut in Two Months


    Growers protest as traders slash wholesale price of onion


    Now, PM-Kisan Payments Only via Aadhaar-Linked Bank Accounts

07-December-2019
    China to Waive Tariffs on some US Soybeans, Pork in Goodwill Gesture

    Onion Prices Breach ₹. 200/Kg


    Adopt new technique to conserve water in paddy cultivation’


    Cotton research bodies in India, Uganda to develop new seed variety


    Coffee growers seek crop loan waiver, MSP


    Area under wheat up 4.28% YoY to 20.25 hectares: Agriculture ministry

05-December-2019
    Government procured just 3% of pulses, seeds targeted under PM-AASHA scheme

    Farmers seek higher MSP for paddy


    Govt Taking Adequate Measures to Control Onion Prices, Says FM


    Centre pushes for eNAM in states without APMCs


04-December-2019
    Maharashtra: Higher prices drive farmers to opt for open markets over govt procurement centres

    Field trials of paddy strain yield good results


    Govt halves stock holding limit for onions


    Onion Price may Stay High till Jan


    With dip in arrival, retail onion rate likely to touch ₹150 per kg


    Bringing back smiles on faces of farmers

03-December-2019
    Replace Maize With Sweetcorn, J&K Farmers Told

    Kharif paddy output may fall 12%, cotton rise 23%: Skymet


    After RCEP, farmers’ body seeks termination of existing FTAs

02-December-2019
    Commodity picks: December 2, 2019

    Prices high, govt to buy 11,000 tons of onion from Turkey


    Flood-hit Maharashtra Sugar Barons Seek Aid


    Plan to turn the Nilgiris district organic within three years


    Punjab: Produce per acre up, but total paddy yield down by almost 3% thanks to diversification



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