Jan 16, 2017 at 12:39 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Demonetisation impact seen in food inflation with vegetable, fruit and poultry prices decelerating in the main trade markets and mandis following the cash crunch
Jan 02, 2017 at 13:14 | Source: PTI
Wholesale prices fell by up to 42 percent to Rs 7.40 per kg at Lasalgoan (Maharasthra), Asia's biggest onion market, during last month from an average Rs 12.80 per kg in the year-ago period on expected good production.
Oct 18, 2016 at 09:22 | Source: PTI
According to G Lakshmi Bai, Additional Director of Marketing, the higher production of onions in neighbouring Maharashtra and Karnataka, results in Telangana markets being flooded with the commodity, bringing its price down to almost Rs 2,000 per tonne (Rs 2 per kg).
Aug 30, 2016 at 17:00 | Source: PTI
In a relief to onion growers in Maharashtra after prices of the crop fell to a record low, the state government today decided to provide grant of Rs 100 per quintal to these farmers.
Aug 26, 2016 at 21:40 | Source: PTI
To arrest steep fall in onion prices and protect farmers interest, government today decided to extend export duty benefits to onion for promoting its outbound shipments.
Aug 11, 2016 at 09:38 | Source: PTI
Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan, Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh, NCP chief and former Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and three ministers from Maharashtra were present in the meeting.
Jul 21, 2016 at 08:46 | Source: PTI
SBI Research said if investigated a little further, it might be found that episodes of pulse and cereal price increase have been repeated every 2.2 years and thereafter.
Jun 13, 2016 at 15:34 | Source: PTI
Onion exports stood at 9,80,566 tonnes during the 11 months of 2015-16 as against 9,70,442 tonnes in the same period of the previous financial year, according to data compiled by the National Horticultural Research and Development Foundation (NHRDF).
May 24, 2016 at 12:36 | Source: PTI
The delegation has demanded that the state government allow increase in export quantities, compensate onion producers or buy additional onions to stop heavy losses to farmers.
May 04, 2016 at 15:02 | Source: PTI
Government will purchase 15,000tonnes of onions in a move to help the growers in the wake ofa bumper crop that has sharply brought down prices, the LokSabha was informed today.