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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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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