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 31, 2016 at 14:48 | Source: PTI
To reduce wastage of onion, the government has decided to add 56,800 tonnes of storage capacity for the vegetable in three different states
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.
Apr 18, 2016 at 08:10 | Source: PTI
Onion output had dropped to 189.2 lakh tonnes in 2014-15 crop year (July-June) due to poor rains. The previous record was 194 lakh tonnes in 2013-14.
Apr 13, 2016 at 20:08 | Source: PTI
"Because of a bumper crop, onion is being sold at 30-50 paise per kg while only a few days ago it commanded a price of Rs 15-20 per kg in the local market," Dayaram Patidar, a farmer from Diken, told PTI.
Mar 28, 2016 at 08:54 | Source: PTI
Onion exports stood at 6,95,231.32 tonnes during the nine-month period as against 7,76,291.13 tonnes in the corresponding period of the last financial year, according to the data.