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Punjab: When global slump took away the premium tag of basmati

October 15, 2015 1:44 am

Farmers are unanimous that Punjab hasn’t seen such bad days, with one or the other crop failing in consecutive seasons — and now basmati selling even below parmal.

With limited water,farmers give up hope in Jalalabad

August 11, 2012 4:01 am

Paddy crop of Dilip Singh,a farmer from Roomawali village who owns not more than an acre of land,was damaged due to flooding,last year,while this year,lack of water is the reason for complete damage of paddy.

Punjab seeks Rs 800 cr package

July 22, 2012 6:38 pm

Any failure of crop could have a bearing on the nation's food security,Badal warns.

6-hr uninterrupted power to agri sector

October 01, 2011 11:17 pm

Punjab State Power Corporation Limited (PSPCL) changed the schedule to six-hour uninterrupted supply following complaints by farmers that their paddy crop,majority of it late variety,was at ripening stage and would be ruined if power was made available to them on alternate days.

Heavy rain boosts paddy hope in Jharkhand

September 23, 2011 3:15 am

Two consecutive years of drought in the state had hit kharif crops — paddy,millet and oilseeds

More rains expected in Jharkhand

August 12, 2011 2:20 pm

Jharkhand experienced widespread showers,enabling 80 per cent transplantation of paddy crop.

Paddy arrival begins in Punjab grain markets

September 29, 2010 1:47 am

The new paddy crop has started arriving in the grain markets of Jalandhar district and private shellers have already started the procurement process. Farmers have till now got a good price for their crop despite moisture content in it.