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Question mark on government wheat output estimates of 94 mn tonnes

May 26, 2016 5:29 am

Overall wheat arrivals in mandis have been only 25.29 mt so far this marketing season, as against 30.49 mt during the same period last year.

From the lab- Coming soon: a zinc-rich variety of wheat

April 03, 2016 12:12 am

Wheat is the staple diet in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar. The farmers here typically have very small landholdings and consume about 70 per cent of what they produce.

Bathinda: Govt agencies get guards to keep tab on spoilt wheat

February 07, 2016 9:29 am

Godown owners complain of skin irritation due to stock

Punjab: LoP Sunil Jakhar, Minsiter Adesh Kairon spar over wheat

September 22, 2015 8:10 am

They exchanged sharp words over wheat distribution process and the government efforts to clear the backlog.

Depot holders to boycott distribution of wheat, pulses

July 28, 2015 10:02 am

The decision was taken on Monday in a meeting of the association at Ludhiana.

Ration depots to boycott Central goods

April 21, 2012 3:52 am

The Punjab Ration Depot Association has decided to boycott the receiving of goods which are being sent by the Union government.

‘Conservation agriculture’ training held at PAU

July 09, 2011 3:22 am

A regional training course on ‘Conservation Agriculture: Nurturing Sustainable Production Systems In South Asia’ concluded on Friday.

Grain Train

June 28, 2011 1:17 am

Foodgrain exports still banned and storage space stagnant,the granaries are overflowing.

EGoM may to allow wheat,rice exports

May 22, 2011 11:39 am

The decision in this regard is expected to be taken in the next two weeks.

Food inflation slips to 7.47%

May 19, 2011 12:10 pm

Food inflation slipped on the back of cheaper pulses,vegetables and wheat.