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Feb 19, 2020
Govt pegs wheat production at record 106.21 mn tonne in 2019-20 on increase in acreage, good monsoon rainsWheat production has been estimated at a record level for this year as acreage under wheat crop has increased substantially due to better soil moisture following good monsoon rains.
Jul 07, 2019
Narendra Modi backs rural India to achieve target of $5 tn economy; Chhattisgarh's Chitloor has been exemplary with use of solar power in fieldsA nondescript village in Chhattisgarh, Chitloor has been following the path laid out by Modi for ‘annadatas’ since 2016. Nearly 2,000 tribal villagers residing in the Bakavand tehsil of the 'Maoist-hotbed' Bastar district have been using solar power in their fields.
Sep 18, 2018
Govt eyes record 285.2 MT foodgrain output in 2018-19 despite deficit rains so far this monsoonIndia harvested a record 284.83 MT of foodgrain in the 2017-18 crop year (July-June).
Jul 05, 2018
MSP for Kharif crops: Why cure for farm distress lies beyond price supports; agriculture needs to be made demand drivenThe long term solution to farmers' misery is to make agriculture demand driven, than supply, and do away with the MSP.
Jan 08, 2018
Agriculture sector growth likely to be higher than CSO estimate of 2.1%, says ministryThe agriculture sector is expected to grow higher than projected 2.1 percent growth by the Central Statistics Office for the current fiscal, following better Rabi crop prospects
May 21, 2017
Uttar Pradesh has seen record production of pulses and oil seeds: Agriculture minister Surya Pratap ShahiUttar Pradesh Agriculture Minister Surya Pratap Shahi said that there has been a record production of pulses and oilseeds in the state, which is four times higher than the production of last year
May 21, 2015
Centre ready to tackle below normal monsoon, says on alertUntimely rains during March-April this year have already put farmers in distress and there have been quite a few cases of farmer suicides.
Feb 27, 2015
Economic Survey: Foodgrains production to exceed by 8.15 million tonnesArray
Feb 18, 2015
FY15 foodgrains production estimated to fall by 3% due to erratic rainfoodgrains production is estimated to fall by three percent to 257.07 million tonnes in 2014-15 crop year on expected decline in output of rice, coarse cereals and pulses due to erratic rain.
Aug 07, 2014
Global food prices drop 2.1% in JulyAccording to FAO, the recent sharp slide in cereal prices reflected significant fall in international prices of maize and wheat, a reaction to excellent production prospects in many major producing countries.