Onions

Feb 02, 2016 at 17:18 | Source: PTI
According to the data maintained by Nasik-based National Horticultural and Research Foundation (NHRDF), wholesale onion prices are being sold at minimum rates of Rs 7 per kg and maximum Rs 14.22 per kg.
Jan 20, 2016 at 09:02 | Source: Reuters
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Dec 31, 2015 at 11:55 | Source: PTI
To salvage the situation, the government launched Rs 50,000 crore worth irrigation and soil health schemes and is all set to unveil a new insurance scheme and electronic agri-market in New Year to ensure that the farmers earn 50 percent profit from produce.
Dec 29, 2015 at 13:07 | Source: PTI
RBI has however cautioned that while oil prices, barring geopolitical shocks, are expected to remain benign for a few more quarters, the uptick of CPI inflation excluding food and fuel for two months in succession warrants vigilance.
Dec 26, 2015 at 13:48 | Source: PTI
The exports stood at 4,85,930.51 tonnes during April- September period of the current 2015-16 fiscal compared with 5,89,900.89 tonnes in the corresponding period of the previous year, according to data compiled by National Horticultural Research and Development Foundation (NHRDF).
Dec 24, 2015 at 19:35 | Source: PTI
"All varieties of onions... can be exported without any MEP," Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) said in a notification.
Dec 11, 2015 at 22:23 | Source: PTI
In August, the government had hiked onion MEP to USD 700 per tonne, from USD 425, as prices at both wholesale and retail levels skyrocketed on lower output due to unseasonal rains.
Dec 11, 2015 at 11:04 | Source: SME Mentor
The government slashed the minimum export price (MEP) of onions to USD 400 per tonne from USD 700 a tonne.
Dec 11, 2015 at 07:55 | Source: PTI
"On Onion - decision taken today to reduce the Minimum Export Price (MEP) of onion from USD 700 tonne to USD 400 a tonne," Commerce Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tweeted.
Dec 08, 2015 at 08:37 | Source: PTI
With the fresh stock of winter onion arriving in the agricultural produce market committees (APMCs) across the district, the prices of this kitchen staple has witnessed a drop.
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ssaiirramh

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market & govt take action the onion, allu, & sugar are - My target for KCP Sugar is Rs 28 for the short term with a stoploss of Rs 18

12.08 PM Jul 8th 2014

Firstpost

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Source:FirstPost - 3.41 pm: Unlike UPA, NDA already taking action on price rise of food items, says JaitleySpeaking on price rise on food items, Jaitley says that the government is already taking action. "As far as price rise of food is concerned, for the past 2 years price of potatoes and Onions

4.39 PM Jul 7th 2014

dadasaheb

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surely. i myself feel that we can forgo buying and eating onions(which is perishable item) for few days and defeat hoarders.

10.00 AM Jul 7th 2014

dadasaheb

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yes. i have one different solution. please forgo onions for a week or two.onion is a perishable item, traders will be forced to reduced price.

9.47 PM Jul 4th 2014

netdo

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Has there ever been any concrete evidence that Onion prices go up by hoarding of a middlemen? Economics is a a crazy subject with many theories w/o data. The so called trickle down economics proved to be a Big joke decades later. The US Fed printing and pouring money in to wall street

4.21 PM Jul 4th 2014

gopalpk47

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Best way to tackle hoarding is that the Govt should allow imports of onions and potatoes so that the price crashes and there is no incentive for hoarding.

2.51 PM Jul 4th 2014

mohan_balji
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In IRAN the chicken meet price has an upper limit fixed beyond that price nobody can sell. Similarly in India three items are needed to be controlled. Onion, Potato, Tomato year round every three months upper price limit should be fixed. And stock limit should also exist. In Bhopal I have seen

11.29 AM Jul 4th 2014

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Sure Onion Price can be controlled

10.23 AM Jul 4th 2014

josekiss

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I might have 8-10 tons of onion for Oct ` 2014 delivery which is now growing at farm. Forward bookings are most welcome.

10.07 AM Jul 4th 2014

suttamaar

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Sir do not think the other pupil you are talking to is pagal as some other boarder called me and you are right it increases the organo sulfur compounds which are the most powerful compounds of the onion good for health and for your info I also sometimes grow onions along with my ginger plants

1.53 PM Jul 3rd 2014

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