The Economic Times
English EditionEnglish Editionहिन्दी
| 27 November, 2020, 02:18 AM IST | E-Paper

    Madhvi Sally

    Special Correspondent, ET

    ETPrime Author Data ETPrime Author Data 100% 11 Agri reporter based in New Delhi, tracking the commodity market, food sector, trends in the hinterland to policy matters.Prime minister awardee for ex ...

    Read More

    Stories by the author

    Guar gum prices fall 13% as Covid halves demandNon-basmati rice export likely to double this yearChicken and egg sales likely to reach the pre-Covid levels by MarchFood park inaugurated in Punjab to benefit 25000 farmers and create 5000 jobs
    Egypt stops buffalo meat imports over pesticide concernsTurmeric gets cheaper; traders left with huge stocks as sales fallIndia to export 3.5-4 million tonnes of wheat to neighbouring countries till March if govt extends export subsidyAmul slams companies for selling almond, soya, oats and rice beverages as milk
    Basmati exports to Iran to resume soonFertilizer sales likely to rise as crop area expected to expandGroundnut demand back to pre-Covid levels as export orders growStates act against farm fires as pollution, COVID-19 concerns rise
    Punjab, Haryana begin penalising farmers for stubble burningIndian cotton exports likely to rise 20%-30% on higher global demandSaffron prices down 15% on high imports, weak demandVegetable exports jump 20% on strong demand, lower air freight and goodwill
    Hike in MSP of crops likely to raise prices of pulses, oilseedsApple prices tumble in wholesale on weak demand, high supplyFarmers in Punjab, Haryana to be given machines at a discount to check pollutionBuffalo meat exports rise 15% in Aug; pre-Covid level expected next quarter
    Chana prices fall as govt offloads stock, analysts divided over outlook of futures marketMasks, surgical gowns & export boost the prices of organic cottonPoultry demand to reach 70% of pre-Covid level this quarter: industryCold Chain Projects approved, to benefit 257,904 farmers and Create 16,200 jobs
    Pulses, oil seed prices firm up on rains, pest attacksEdible oil prices likely to fall by DiwaliDairy cooperatives seek 20% incentive for exporting milk products amid drop in demandCotton prices rise 5% in the past week as demand rises
    India's soybean output to surge by over 31.5% : Soybean Processors Association of IndiaGuar gum prices rise on revival of demandUS, Europe demand for Indian seafood to rise from September: ExportersExpected good harvest seen boosting demand for tractors and harvesting machines
    Cardamom exports to Saudi Arabia stall over chemical residue normsIndia's edible oil sales likely to reach pre-Covid levels in 6 monthsDemand for packaged sweets, dry fruits and pulses rise, likely to exceed pre-Covid levelsA case of Geographical Indication: Basmati tag triggers clash between Punjab & Madhya Pradesh
    Drop in demand for beer impacts barley pricesSmall and medium mithai shops closing down as packaged sweets preferred over traditional onesTurmeric's domestic and export demand risingQuarantine requirements keep many buyers away from Apple markets in Himachal Pradesh
    Chinese companies demand full advance payment for Diwali LED lightsMega food park launched in Mizoram, to benefit 25,000 farmers and create 5,000 jobsExport demand for guar gum sees revival in past two months, sales increase 15%Tomato prices skyrocket as rains destroy crops
    Amul forays into edible oil business with launch of JanmayDemand for Indian buffalo meat shows signs of revivalITC says helped people access govt’s rural employment schemeCooking oil imports rise to 8-month high in June
    Sugar exporters eye deals with China
    Sugar exporters eye deals with China
    06 Jul 2020 07:56 AM IST
    Sugar exporters eye deals with China, waiting for border tension to easeChinese app ban may hinder business communicationGovt launches PM FME scheme to help micro food processing enterprises
    Overseas shipments of agro-commodities to increase with rupee depreciationCargill to partner with Indian firm for chocolate plantITC sets sights on contract farming
    ITC sets sights on contract farming
    22 Jun 2020 11:05 AM IST
    Fruits, vegetable traders on verge of closing shops, dues unpaid since March
    Low fertiliser price to push sales in the ongoing planting seasonMother Dairy ties up with Zomato to home deliver fruit, vegetables in NCRBranded staple foods fly off shelves as focus shifts to hygieneSoya, sunflower oil sale up as people shun eateries, eat home food
    Govt to give 50% subsidy for fruit, vegetable transport to help farmers cut post-harvest loss, avoid distress saleSubsidy on transportation of fruits & veggies on big price fallMadhya Pradesh leads the way in wheat procurement followed by PunjabGlobal lentil prices increase on news that India reduced its import duty
    Buffalo meat exporters peg lockdown loss at Rs 5,300 croreBasmati rice consignments worth Rs 1700 crore stuck at Iranian portsFood Processing Minister requests states to charge power tariff on actual consumption basis for cold chainsFarm wages doubled in many agricultural districts as migrants labourers returned home
    Cotton Association draws Agriculture Minister's attention to locust attackSeed and fertiliser companies use digital platforms to connect with farmersPrices of vegetable, pulses, grains, sugar fall on poor demandContract farming to help farmers, says industry
    Fruit, veggie exports fall 70% during lockdownTomato in Delhi plunges to Rs 1-2 a kg, onion to Rs 8Bt cotton: Delhi HC dismisses Monsanto plea against CCI probeFinance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman rolls out a Rs 10,000 crore scheme for food processing sector
    Covid-19 impact : Indian honey attracts new buyers from Japan, South Korea and AustraliaLockdown or not, 20% of India’s retail to shut shopIn lockdown, chips are down for potato farmersCentre mulls reviving animal markets
    Centre mulls reviving animal markets
    08 May 2020 09:44 AM IST
    Create strategic reserve for milk powder says CIICovid-19 impact: After being locked down, companies now set to suffer labour painSafer zones running out of non-essentialsVegetable supplies in Delhi's Azadpur Mandi drop due to restricted inter state movement
    Cooking oil demand from big buyers to fall 30-35%Madhya Pradesh amends Mandi Act to provide maximum value of produce to farmersDelhi-Amritsar-Katra Expressway to pass through Amritsar: Harsimrat Kaur BadalKharif seed sales likely to fall 20%
    Kharif seed sales likely to fall 20%
    30 Apr 2020 09:58 AM IST
    Material Recycling Association of India asks government to waive demurrage and rental chargesMeat traders upbeat on West, Southeast AsiaAzadpur mandi labour union calls for a week long break from April 27Exotic fruits become scarce and costlier, as bottlenecks in transportation emerge
    Edible oil industry wants import of refined palm oil to be restrictedCall to shift sales of vegetables and fruits to open grounds after a Covid positive trader dies in Azadpur mandiOrders flow in for meat and cotton yarn exporters
    The Economic Times