High demand, low stock stoke grain prices
Maize soars 25% in a month while broken rice and wheat gain 8% in past two months.
Anmol Feeds plans to set up one shrimp feed unit at Kolkata
While the unit in Kolkata will be set up at a cost of Rs 25 crore, the floating f...
India lowers duty on 400,000 tonnes of corn imports as prices jump
The additional 400,000 tonnes of imports were permitted at the same rate f...
Rice production in India to shrink due to late monsoon
The world’s second-largest producer of the cereal has seen a harsh summer this year.
Farmers may plant more maize, cotton, soyabean due to export demand
Farmers have already started preparing land for their kharif crop.
Maize shortage hits poultry feed, starch industries
The feed industry has started using other raw material like wheat and rice as substitutes.
How WhatsApp, Facebook are helping farmers prosper
More than 600,000 farmers are associated with Hoy Amhi Shetkari and the Facebook page has 500,000 followers.
Tech holds key to fast-tracking crop insurance claims
The use of tech to expedite claims has become even more important as the govt has mandated to settle insurance claims within two months of filing.
NCDEX likely to launch few agri-related products in coming months
NCDEX Futures contracts like guar gum, guar seed, castor, coriander, jeera have reached to a new level .
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