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 14, 2016 at 14:54 | Source: PTI
Addressing on the occasion of World Egg Day, Singh said the government is promoting poultry activities under various schemes and giving financial assistance to families below poverty line (BPL).
Oct 10, 2016 at 14:08 | Source: PTI
In the entire last fiscal 2015-16, FCI had offloaded about 70 lakh tonnes of wheat under the scheme.
Oct 06, 2016 at 21:26 | Source: PTI
The world's wheat and rice producersare headed for a record harvest this year, drasticallyreducing the global food bill as prices fall, the FAO saidtoday.
Sep 26, 2016 at 15:32 | Source: PTI
"Imports will increase in the coming months and reduce pressure on the domestic availability," Food Ministry Joint Secretary Prashant Dwivedi told PTI on the sidelines of an AGM of Roller Flour Millers Federation of India (RFMFI) here.
Sep 26, 2016 at 13:07 | Source: CNBC-TV18
"We are planning to sell-off both these subsidiaries and we aim at raising about Rs 40 crore of capital through this sale subject to board of directors' approval", Mayank Agrawal, CEO of Gallantt Ispat told CNBC-TV18.
Sep 19, 2016 at 13:46 | Source: PTI
Sowing of rabi crops begins from October and the harvesting from April. Wheat is the main rabi crop, while maize, millets, pulses and oilseeds are also grown.
Sep 18, 2016 at 12:52 | Source: PTI
The Centre is considering slashingimport duty on wheat to either 10 per cent or 15 per cent toboost domestic supplies in view of a shortfall in domesticoutput.
Sep 04, 2016 at 12:40 | Source: PTI
Last year too, private flour millers had purchased about 5 lakh tonnes of wheat from Australia for the first time in a decade due to sluggish supply and lower international prices.
Sep 02, 2016 at 08:22 | Source: Reuters
Production in the last two years has fallen well below the peak of 2014/15, reducing stocks to the lowest level in nearly a decade and pushing domestic prices close to record highs. Some traders expect them to climb still further this year.