Trade body Solvent Extractors Association of India (SEA) has urged the government to exempt oilseeds and oils from the Storage Control Order for free market and movement.
With the central biotech regulator green flagging commercial cultivation of GM mustard, the government is likely to take a call on the transgenic food crop ahead of the Rabi sowing season, beginning October.
Agri experts today called on farmers to market their own produce and self production of seeds to cut down on the cost of agricultural production.
Haryana Science and Technology Minister, Anil Vij, said that improved varieties of strawberry and salvadora plants would ...
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In a bid to promote research and development in the fields of science, agriculture and life sciences in the state, the...
The government today projected wheat output at an all-time high of 97.44 million tonnes (MT) in the 2016-17 crop year ending next month due to good monsoon.
India s foodgrain production is forecast to hit a record in the crop year ending June 2017, with good monsoon rains last year boosting the estimated output of wheat, rice, coarse cereals, and pulses.
India s tea production in March fell 21 percent from a year earlier to 56.08 million kg as dry weather hurt production in the biggest producing north-eastern Assam state, the state-run Tea Board said.
Cotton planting in India, the world s biggest producer of the fibre, is likely to rise by 15 percent in the 2017 1...