India needs to curb illegal seed technology, strengthen IPR regime to boost farm investments, says Bayer CropScience COO
Major cotton producing countries like USA, Brazil and African countries are moving ahead of India with new technology, and competitiveness of Indian cotton in global trade is eroding, Wiebusch said. “By 2028, we anticipate India to account for 65% of area increase but only 33% of production increase,” he said.
Chidambaram slams Centre's move to make crop insurance voluntary
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Cabinet approves crop cover rejig, dairy sop schemes
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Haryana procures record 6 lakh tonnes of mustard
Satyadeo Narain Arya who was delivering his address on the first day of Budget Session of Haryana Vidhan Sabha here today said that his Government has with a renewed mandate been working on all fronts
Agri Commodities: Coriander, mustard trade lower in futures amid weak demand
Cottonseed oil cake prices traded up by Rs 18 to Rs 1,700 per quintal in futures trade
Agri Commodities: Guar gum, soybean, soya oil drop in futures trade amid low demand
Guar gum prices on Tuesday eased by Rs 53 to Rs 6,610 per five quintal in futures market.
Agri Commodities: Soya oil, guar seed, guar gum slump in futures trade amid low demand
Cottonseed oil cake prices on Thursday fell by Rs 4 to Rs 1,806 per quintal in futures trade.
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Agri commodities: Guar gum, soya oil, soybean rise in futures trade on robust demand
Guar gum prices on Friday gained Rs 14 to Rs 6,660 per five quintal in futures trade
Smuggling of pulses hits importers and farmers
India had imported a record 5.8 mn tonnes of pulses in FY16, followed by 5.6 mn tonnes in FY18.
Agri Commodities: Soybean, mustard, guar seed rise in futures trade amid strong demand
Cottonseed oil cake prices on Tuesday traded up by Rs 14 to Rs 1,768 per quintal in futures trade.
Agri Commodities: Cottonseed oil, guar seed, guar gum jump in futures trade amid high demand
Cottonseed oil cake prices on Tuesday jumped by Rs 4 to Rs 1,757 per quintal in futures trade.
Crop insurance scheme likely to give more flexibility to states and farmers
“We are planning to roll out separate products for pre sowing losses, post-harvest losses due to cyclonic rains and losses due to unseasonal rainfall. State government in consultation with farmers may decide on products they want to buy and the risk they want to cover,” the official said.
Agri Commodities: Cottonseed, guar gum, guar seed edge down in futures amid low demand
Cottonseed oil cake prices on Monday fell by Rs 34 to Rs 1,777 per quintal in futures trade.
CAI maintains its cotton crop estimate for 2019-20 crop year at 354.50 lakh bales
The Cotton Association of India (CAI) has retained its cotton crop estimate for 2019-20 season beginning October 1 at 354.50 lakh bales of 170 kg each as in the previous estimate.
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