AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
18 Jul 19, 01:00 PM
Import of Food and non-edible oils increases by 6% in June
Import of food and non-edible oils has increased by 6% in June, and the import during the first 8 months - from 18 November to 19 June - has increased by 2%. Due to...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
10 Jul 19, 01:00 PM
Nitin Gadkari Urges Sugar Mill Owners to Switch to Ethanol Production
Trying to encourage sugar mills to shift to ethanol manufacturing, Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways Nitin Gadkari said that ethanol will be effective...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
07 Jul 19, 01:00 PM
High-Powered Committee of Chief Ministers to form Agri-Economy Reforms
A high-powered committee of chief ministers is formed to transform agriculture and raise farmers ' revenue. The nine-member commission, chaired by Chief Minister...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
06 Jul 19, 01:00 PM
Economic Review: Prominence to Increase Ground Water Level for Farming
The first financial assessment of the Narendra Modi government's second term was highlighted in 2018-19 to improve the groundwater level for agriculture. It says...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
05 Jul 19, 02:00 PM
Budget 2019 Announcement: 10,000 Additional Farmer Producer Organisations will be Launched
In her budget speech, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that cooperatives and farmer producer organizations (FPOs) will be the main vehicles for securing better...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
04 Jul 19, 01:00 PM
Centre: Increase in Paddy MSP by Rs. 200/quintal
The government intends to declare an increase in the paddy's minimum support price (MSP), which is the key Kharif crop, by 13% to Rs. 1,750 per quintal for the 2018-19...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
03 Jul 19, 01:00 PM
Nepal Mandates Indian Fruit & Vegetable Pesticide Examination
By making Nepal's pesticide examination of Indian fruits and vegetables compulsory, there is a loss of about 10-11 thousand tonnes per week. Approximately 1,500...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
29 Jun 19, 01:00 PM
Delayed Sowing of Paddy and Other crops
Sowing of kharif crops has been delayed due to less than normal pre-monsoon rains. According to the ministry of agriculture, along with the main crop, paddy, there...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
28 Jun 19, 01:00 PM
Government to Increase Sugar Buffer Stock
The central government can increase buffer stock from 5 million tonnes to 3 million tonnes to provide support to sugar mills. The Ministry of Food has issued a cabinet...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
24 Jun 19, 01:00 PM
Government Procurement of Wheat Decreased by 17%
New Delhi: In the present crop season 2018-19, the country's record wheat output is 10.12 million tonnes, but the minimum support price (MSP) decreased by 17.33% compared...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
23 Jun 19, 01:00 PM
Edible & Non-Edible oil Imports Decreased by 5%
Imports of edible and non-edible oils reduced by 5% in May to 12,21,989 tonnes compared to 12,86,240 tonnes in the same month in the previous year. During this period,...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
19 Jun 19, 01:00 PM
Pigeon Pea Imports to Limit Increased to 4 lakh Tonnes
The Ministry of Food and Public Distribution has increased the arhar (pigeon pea) import limit from the existing two lakh tonnes to four lakh tonnes to retain retail...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
18 Jun 19, 01:00 PM
Government Eliminates Incentives on Onion Export
The Government has discontinued onion export incentives under the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) in the midst of expectations that commodity prices...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
17 Jun 19, 01:00 PM
Cotton Export Anticipated to Double
According to the Cotton Association of India (CAI), where the reduction in cotton manufacturing is intended to decrease, exports are anticipated to almost double compare...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
08 Jun 19, 01:00 PM
Nation Witnessed 283.37 Million Tonnes of Record Food Grains Production in 2018-19
New Delhi: The nation is anticipated to have generated 283.37 million tonnes of food grains in the period 2018-19, which is 17.62 million tonnes greater than...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
31 May 19, 01:00 PM
Rise in Cotton, Imports Expected to Increase
Cotton imports are expected to rise from 31-32 lakh bales (one bale-170 kg) further in the current season than in the domestic market. Rakesh Rathi, President of the...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
30 May 19, 01:00 PM
Bangladesh Government Increases Duty on Rice Imports to 55%
The government of Bangladesh has increased the duty on rice imports by 27% to 55%, which will impact the export of Indian non-basmati rice. Bangladesh has suffered...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
28 May 19, 01:00 PM
Export of Castor Oil Decreased by 8.75%
In the domestic market, castor oil exports have fallen due to high prices. Exports of castor oil decreased by 8.75% to 45,897 tonnes in the current financial year 2019-20. According...
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AgroStar Krishi Gyaan
Maharashtra
23 May 19, 01:00 PM
PM - KISAN's second installment sent to 2.66 million farmers
The second instalment of Prime Minister Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme ( PM-KISAN) has been sent to the bank accounts of 2.66 Crore farmers. Under this scheme, two thousand...
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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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