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Government targets to procure lesser rice than last year
Times of India

Rice procurement target set at 30 MT

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Government has finalised the procurement target for kharif marketing season (KMS) 2015-16 at 30 million tonnes. At a meeting of state food secretaries held recently, chaired by the Union Food Secretary, ... The Hindu, 22 hours ago
Govt sets 30-MT rice procurement target Financial Express, 3 days ago
Deccan Chronicle

A wait in vain for Kharif rain

Hyderabad: Erratic rains and long dry spells have cast a shadow over the Kharif season in Telangana. While farmers and agriculture officials are worried, they have not given up hopes of good rains in the coming days. Farmers who had sowed crops ...
 Deccan Chronicle21 hours ago "Let the kharif season blossom"  The Statesman2 days ago 5.35L quintal certified seeds distributed in State  New Delhi Pioneer3 weeks ago Agricultural loans rain on farmers this Kharif season  New Delhi Pioneer4 weeks ago

Kharif crop area

The Ministry of Agriculture has said that the total sown area under kharif crop as on July 31, as per reports received from States, stood at 764.28 lakh hectare compared to 703.43 lakh hectare, at this time last year. It is reported that rice has ...
 The Hindu22 hours ago Overall shortfall in sown area, but rice slightly up  Business Standard1 month ago

Cgarh 2nd in paddy procurement target among 18 States

arh is second in the country this Kharif season among a list of 18 States with targetted procurement of 36 lakh metric tonnes of paddy crop during 2015-16. Punjab is ranked first in the country this Kharif season among 18 States in the country with ...
 New Delhi Pioneer19 hours ago Odisha to procure 36 lakh tonnes of rice this year  News Chennai Online2 months ago
DNA India

Government to rope in private players for kharif rice procurement

NEW DELHI: Faced with inadequate storage facility, the Centre has decided to engage private players during the current kharif season for procurement of rice in Uttar Pradesh and four other eastern states. The Union Food Ministry has prepared a ...
 Economic Times1 day ago Govt to rope in pvt players for kharif rice procurement  Business Standard8 hours ago Govt to rope in pvt players...  The Echo Of India17 hours ago Govt to rope in private players for kharif rice procurement  ZeeNews.com1 day ago
News on Air

Increase in Kharif crops sowing: 13L hectare more than last year

Saturday, 01 August 2015 | PNS | New Delhi The process of rice sowing has picked up well and the total area covered so far is 227.81 lakh hectare. It is about 13 lakh ha more than last year during the same time. Sowing of other Kharif crops too ...
 New Delhi Pioneer2 days ago Kharif sowing up 9% as pulses, oilseeds acreage rises  Hindu Business Line3 days ago Owing to good monsoon, 64 % sowing of kharif crops complete  Indian Express4 days ago Seed sales seen rising on improved kharif sowing  Hindu Business Line5 days ago

Reviving rains give a boost to kharif sowing

Rice has been planted so far in 22.8 million hectares, higher than the 21.5 million hectares sown by this time last year. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint New Delhi: Sowing of kharif crops has picked up pace with a narrowing rainfall deficit, according ...
 Livemint.com2 days ago Kharif Crop Sowing Crosses 764 Lakh Hectare so far  PIB3 days ago Kharif crop sowing crosses 76.42 mn hectare mark  MyIris2 days ago Area under kharif crops rises 26% till July 24  Financial Express1 week ago

Oilseed acreage up 33% due to progressive monsoon

Sowing area under oilseed crops has increased by about 33 per cent in current kharif season due to good progress of monsoon. The rise is led by soybean acreage followed by groundnut and sesame seed across India. Timely advent of monsoon followed ...
 Smart Investor2 days ago

Kharif sowing up 9%, enters final phase

With the southwest monsoon ending the first half of the 2015 season with a deficit of five per cent, kharif sowing entered its final phase with a nine per cent uptick in area compared to the corresponding period last year. According to the latest ...
 Smart Investor2 days ago

Bleak situation for farmers if rains are further delayed

Khammam : The cultivation of paddy in kharif under the ayacut of Nagarjunasagar Left Canal in Khammam district may not be possible in August. It will be delayed by another two months. As the NSP reservoir water level is at 513 feet against 590 feet ...
 Deccan Chronicle4 days ago
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