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Govt's rice procurement rises marginally to 69.89 LT so far

The government's rice procurement rose marginally to 69.89 lakh tonnes (LT) so far in the 2017- 18 marketing year that started this month, compared to 69.31 LT in the year-ago, a senior Food Ministry official said.Food Corporation of India (FCI), the nodal ... Business Standard, 13 hours ago
Odisha Cabinet approves food and procurement policy Business Standard, 1 month ago

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Woah! The idli did not originate in South India at all?

Some food historians believe idli was derived from some steamed rice preparations from Indonesia. Photograph: Kind courtesy Upendra Kanda/Creative Commons What better than starting the day with a plateful of idlis -- the soft and fluffy, round, steamed, savoury cake -- served usually with a bowl of piping hot sambar and tangy coconut chutney. Well, if you still haven't tried this essentially South Indian staple then do it now, because chefs and idli connoisseurs feel that this simple snack is ...
 Rediff.com12 hours ago

Uflex provides functional markeover to UK's Veetee Rice packaging

Packaging conceived and manufactured in India Uflex has given a functional makeover to UK's Veetee Rice packaging. The packaging has been conceived and manufactured in India.Uflex has addressed four pain points that the Veetee Rice brand was grappling with.
 Business Standard13 hours ago

Toxic lead found in raw food items in Kolkata

The presence of a high concentration of lead has been detected in raw food items such as polished rice and fish, sold in city markets, says a team of Indian scientists. The scientists have highlighted the linkages of the presence of the toxic substance with ...
 Business Standard1 day ago Kolkata raw food items have alarming lead levels, finds study  Business Standard1 day ago

Govt sees job opportunities in region-specific food, art, handicrafts

Navalgund durries from Karnataka, Sujini embroidery from Bihar, Banaganapalle mangoes from Andhra Pradesh and Joha rice from Assam will soon be available across all regions at affordable rates. In a bid to create more job opportunities on the lines of Make in ...
 Deccan Herald3 days ago
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Rice prices up in India, Vietnam as rains dampen crop supply

By Koustav Samanta BENGALURU (Reuters) - Rice prices in India and Vietnam rose this week as prolonged periods of rainfall threatened supply in the two major exporters of the grain. India's 5 percent broken parboiled rice prices edged up by $4 to $404-$407 ...
 Sify4 days ago UP, MP, Vidarbha get deficient rain  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

LT Foods sets up ready-to-heat organic rice plant in US

Leading basmati rice firm LT Foods today said it has set up a ready-to-heat organic rice plant in US with an investment of USD 5 million."The initial capex investment on the plant is USD 5 million and expected to generate revenue of USD 21 million in next 5 ...
 Business Standard5 days ago LT Foods sets up USD 5 mn plant in US for ready-to-heat rice  Business Standard1 week ago
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Rice basmati extends losses on low demand

Rice basmati prices fell further by Rs 300 per quintal at the wholesale grains market today owing to muted demand against sufficient stocks position.Wheat also eased on reduced offtake by flour mills.Traders said fall in demand against ample stocks position ...
 Business Standard1 week ago Rice basmati weakens on fall in demand  Business Standard1 week ago Rice basmati maintains upward trend on strong demand  Business Standard2 weeks ago Rice basmati remains up on increased offtake  Business Standard3 weeks ago

UPDATE 1-Bangladesh approves purchase of rice from Myanmar

(Adds details) By Ruma Paul DHAKA, Oct 11 (Reuters) - Bangladesh approved on Wednesdaythe purchase of 100,000 tonnes of white rice from Myanmar,putting aside worsening relations over the Rohingya refugeecrisis, as the government seeks to address a shortage of ...
 Sify1 week ago UPDATE 2-Bangladesh to buy 250,000 T of rice from Thailand, India  Sify2 weeks ago Bangladesh to import 250,000 tonnes rice from Cambodia at $453/T  Sify2 months ago Asia Rice-Bangladesh may call off Thai import deal over high prices  Sify2 months ago

Remedy in sight to end straw burning in northern India?

A joint effort is under way by Indian and US scientists to end the harmful practice of rice and wheat straw burning in Punjab and convert the crop residue into a product of value to benefit the farmers.
 Business Standard1 week ago
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