Mar 08, 2017 at 08:50 | Source: PTI
THe foodgrains production increased to a record high of 271.98 million tonnes. It was a great achievement despite all the difficulties farming community face today and it may be attributed to the Scientists of KVK who desperately working with farming community at the field level, he said.
Feb 15, 2017 at 18:36 | Source: PTI
India's foodgrain output is likely to hit a record 271.98 million tonnes in the 2016-17 crop year ending June, buoyed by good monsoon after two years of drought.
Dec 19, 2016 at 12:02 | Source: PTI
The prices of gram dal,soojiincreased while that of thoor dal,urad dal,moong dal decreasedin the wholesale foodgrain market here today.
Nov 23, 2016 at 09:54 | Source: PTI
This year is likely to see a record foodgrain production of 270 million tonnes and also a significant rise in output of pulses. However, the recent cash crunch in the wake of demonetisation threatens to wipe out gains for farmers, NCML Managing Director and CEO Sanjay Kaul said in a release here.
Nov 03, 2016 at 13:25 | Source: PTI
Under the law, which was passed by Parliament in 2013, the government provides 5 kg of highly subsidised foodgrains per person, per month at Rs 1-3 per kg.
Oct 17, 2016 at 08:56 | Source: PTI
There is a need that we give nutritional food to people," Paswan said, adding that the fortification is most cost effective way to add micro nutrients in food.
Oct 15, 2016 at 10:00 | Source: PTI
Sounding exuberant, veteranbanker and New Development Bank (NDB) President K V Kamath hassaid everything is going right for India at present and thethird largest Asian economy will witness a "sudden uptick" infortunes soon.
Sep 26, 2016 at 10:08 | Source: PTI
Elaborating, he said, "This will happen because there will be impact of reforms also (besides a good monsoon). We still have not seen (the impact of reforms). There were serious governance issues earlier. Projects were stuck. The decisions were not taken at the Centre."
Sep 22, 2016 at 15:26 | Source: PTI
Foodgrain production stood at 124.01 million tonnes (MT) in the kharif season of 2015-16 crop year (July-June).
Sep 15, 2016 at 14:46 | Source: PTI
The country had last achieved a record output of 265.04 million tonnes (MT) in the 2013-14 crop year (July-June).