AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
18 May 19, 01:00 PM
The import of vegetable oil in the country dropped by 11 percent
The import of edible and non-edible oil saw a drop of 11 percent this April and only 1,232,283 tonnes of oil has been imported compared to the 1,386,466 tonnes of import...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
16 May 19, 01:00 PM
21.29 lakh tonnes of sugar exported
New Delhi. 21.29 lakh tonnes of sugar has been exported in the current cane crushing season in 2018-19 (October to September), whereas about 5 lakh tonnes of sugar...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
13 May 19, 01:00 PM
Starch mills are importing maize from Ukraine
New Delhi. Starch Mills are importing non-GM maize from Ukraine through advance licenses. In April 2019, the central government had allowed import of one lakh tonnes...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
11 May 19, 01:00 PM
Government procurement of wheat is trailing by 10 percent
On the current Rabi marketing season 2019-20, the minimum support price (MSP) for wheat has gone down by 10.28 percent to 265.29 lakh tonnes, whereas in the previous...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
06 May 19, 06:00 PM
India extends retaliatory tariff deadline on US products till May 16
The Government has extended its deadline to impose retaliatory import duties on 29 products from the United States (US), including almond, walnut and pulses, till May 16.
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
04 May 19, 01:00 PM
Record Basmati rice export of 44.15 lakh tonnes
The export of basmati rice has increased by 9% to record 44.15 lakh tonnes in the financial year 2018-19. Increased demand from Iran has led to an increase in the export....
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
03 May 19, 01:00 PM
Maize Cultivation of 1,409 Hectare Affected by Fall Army Worn
According to an official of the State Department of Agriculture, at least 1,409 hectares of maize cultivation in Mizoram are affected by insect attacks. The outbreak...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
02 May 19, 01:00 PM
Agricultural scientists discovered genetic code in Gram
Agricultural scientists have discovered genetic code in gram, this will help more production favorable to climate change and preparing the varieties of gram. Dr. Trilochan...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
01 May 19, 01:00 PM
IMD Reports 27% Decline in Pre-Monsoon Rainfall
New Delhi: According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), pre-monsoon rainfall from March to April, an event that is important to agriculture in some...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
30 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
Government Increases Wheat Import Duty by 10%
New Delhi: The government has increased the import duty on wheat from 30% to 40% in a bid to boost offtake of domestically produced grain. The decision, which was announced...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
28 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
14.79 MT Food Grain Production is Targeted this Kharif Season
The Ministry of Agriculture intends to target the production of 14.79 million tons of food grains in the 2019-20 Kharif season. Kharif's main production target...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
27 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
Government Extended Ban on Milk Imports from China
The government has extended the ban on milk and its products’ imports China, including chocolates, to upgrade laboratories at ports to test the presence of toxic...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
26 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
IMD to Deliver Localized Weather Across 660 Districts by 2020
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) is working at a steady pace to deliver localized weather forecasts to all 6,500 blocks across 660 districts in the country...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
24 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
Estimated Cotton Production is 361 Lakh Bales
According to the CCI, 278.83 lakh cotton bales arrived in the production centres in the current season until April 16, compared to 286.03 lakh bales in the last year....
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
22 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
Government Announces Stringent Import Standards for Pulses
New Delhi: The central government has tightened the pulse import rules. Now only pulses mills will be able to import pulses and the application will be accepted...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
21 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
WTO Meeting will hold Discussion on Public Stockholding in Agriculture
New Delhi will host the meeting of 25 member countries of the WTO on May 13-14. This meeting aims to come out with a statement on critical issues including' special...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
20 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
Government to Extend Urea Policy-2015 till further notice
To ensure a smooth supply of nutrients to farmers, the government has planned to extend the duration of the New Urea Policy to further orders from April 1 this year. "Cabinet...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
19 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
Good News for Economy: ‘Near-Normal’ Monsoon Rains This Year
The southwestern monsoon, which waters more than half of India's farmland and is essential to economic growth, is expected to be ' near-normal ' in the current year...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
18 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
Non-Basmati Rice Exports Declined by 16.55%
Non-basmati rice exports have declined due to the drop in the African countries' imports along with Bangladesh. Non-basmati rice exports declined by 16.55% in April-February...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
15 Apr 19, 01:00 PM
Country’s Sugar Exports have Risen to 17.44 lakh tonnes
New Delhi: To date, the country's sugar exports have risen to 17.44 lakh tonnes in the current marketing year ending September, compared to about 5 lakh tonnes shipped...
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