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| 29 November, 2020, 01:00 AM IST | E-Paper

    Parshant Krar

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    States raise Covid-19 concern to check stubble burningPunjab registers over 6.4 lakh migrant workers keen to return to native statesLabour shortage ushers farm mechanisation, diversification in Haryana, PunjabHaryana to extend interest subvention for six months to MSME
    Haryana CM announces double wages for extended working hours in industryPunjab issues guidelines to resume industrial activities, construction workVardhman resumes operations amid adherence to Covid-19 protocolWithdraw capacity charges on power utility, says Capt Amarinder Singh
    PM Narendra Modi interacts with Punjab's youngest sarpanch, suggests cut in fertilizer useSeveral states extend working hours from 8 to 12 hours in factoriesPunjab CM writes to PM for fiscal package for power sectorHome ministry's lockdown clause makes firms nervous about getting back to work
    Positive side: Farmers in direct contact with big buyersWheat procurement kicks off, government gears up for kharifRecord basmati exports from India as Ramadan and pandemic surges demandWheat harvesting in Punjab, Haryana next week
    Labour shortage to delay crop harvestA missed beeline to sting apple output in IndiaHaryana to increase wheat purchase centres by four-timesHaryana forms teams to check prices and hoarding of essential commodities
    States hopeful of incentives from Centre to farmers for staggered wheat arrivalStates look at late rabi crop marketing to contain Covid-19Rice mills come to standstill despite exemption from lockdownProcurement of wheat may be delayed
    Procurement of wheat may be delayed
    24 Mar 2020 04:15 AM IST
    Rice exporters in India rue 30% spike in shipping freight to the US, EuropeRice export from India to ride Rabi harvest, global pricePotato price gains in India due to rainsRain causes loss in Rabi crops of wheat, mustard
    Haryana to ease procedures to lure global investors: Manohar Lal KhattarPunjab budget allocates Rs 2000 crore for farm debt waiverRice exporters in India seek European pesticides normsPotato prices give jitters to traders, cold store owners
    Bajra prices rise on export demand, local consumptionEdible oil cools due to Coronavirus, restrictions on refined palmCentral wheat procurement to empower Farmers in Punjab, HaryanaCotton prices fall in India on China virus scare
    Potato wholesale prices firm up due to heavy rainsCotton farmers sell 3.85 lakh bales to CCIRice exporters seek amendment in export inspection normsRice exporters seek ban on pesticides unregistered in the US, EU
    Onion imports from Afghanistan cool down prices in IndiaPotato cultivation dips in Northern IndiaMustard cultivation shrinks as rains make farmers turn to wheat, pulsesPaddy stubble to drive bio fuel production in Punjab, Haryana
    Basmati paddy price slides in India due to tepid global demand, higher outputWinter is coming to north, so is toxic airParts of Haryana have salty groundwater and rains add to the salt contentFalling groundwater levels driving farmers in Punjab to move away from paddy
    Cotton takes support at MSP as arrivals pick upHaryana to relax time for mills for rice deliveryPunjab approves policy for rice mills for early delivery to central poolHoney may turn steeter for Indian exporters
    Sugarcane, cotton, apple crops hit by late rainfall pan-IndiaHigher water storage improves prospect of Kharif, Rabi cropsPakistan’s trade ban to make dry fruits dearerPunjab CM Amarinder Singh seeks crop diversification model
    Guar gum prices slip on rains as sowing improves in IndiaBetter quality, lower output boost local cotton pricesHaryana floats scheme to check MSP crop spillageRice exports to squeeze due to MSP, scanty rains
    Haryana agriculture minister launches Krishi KioskHike in import duty on US apples to strengthen domestic pricesWith prices steady, cotton sowing likely to rise 7-8%No formal complaints against Navjot Singh Sidhu: Congress’ Punjab incharge
    Kirron Kher has no connect with city, has failed miserably: Pawan Kumar BansalThere’s pro-incumbency due to my achievements: Kirron KherPM Narendra Modi hits out at Congress for Pitroda's remark on 1984 riotsRegional satraps likely to divide non-BJP votes in Haryana
    BJP banks on Modi factor to bridge Haryana’s caste divideWeakening AAP adds to SAD’s woes in PunjabBalakot strike to help BJP in Haryana: Manohar Lal KhattarParties woo followers of Dera Sacha Sauda ahead of Lok Sabha polls
    Harsimrat Badal-Amarinder Singh lock horns over family loyalty to foreign invadersAap-JJP team in Haryana to intensify Congress-BJP contestRahul Gandhi alleges Narendra Modi made false promises to the poorSukhbir Badal to contest from Bathinda or Ferozpur
    Kartarpur and Indo-Pak tension major poll issues in Punjab border seatsPoll battle set to be fierce along Pakistan Border in PunjabRahul Gandhi accuses PM Narendra Modi of favoring companies over farmersSevere winter likely to raise apple yield
    Import duty hike may not hamper India-Pak cotton tradeRice Exports to gather steam on US, West Asia demand boostRain, hailstorm damage mustard, vegetable crops; wheat largely unaffectedSix northern states ink agreement for Renuka dam
    Record rice procurement on the cards
    Record rice procurement on the cards
    09 Jan 2019 08:43 AM IST
    Potato acreage rises due to higher farmer's remuneration, cheaper seedLow temperatures to boost wheat crop
    Low temperatures to boost wheat crop
    04 Jan 2019 09:08 PM IST
    Wheat output likely to rise in India as acreage rises in key states
    With sops promised, wheat acreage to rise despite poor rainsCAPT Amarinder Singh govt To pay RS. 25/quintal directly to cane farmerPaddy stubble catalyses employment, business in Punjab, HaryanaStubble burning likely to continue for a week before subsiding
    Paddy purchase for food security may fall 8%Environment Pollution Control Authority shuts NCR rice millsBasmati price firms up on weak rupee, low carryover stockBajra procurement in Haryana may jump 10-fold
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