Last Updated: Wednesday, July 18, 2012, 14:12
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) will Wednesday consider a proposal to increase the sugarcane price that mills are required to pay to farmers by 17 percent to Rs 170 per quintal in 2012-13.
Last Updated: Sunday, June 17, 2012, 11:40
Although the foodgrain production is expected to do well, the cotton and sugarcane production is projected to fall in 2012-13, economic think tank CMIE said.
Last Updated: Saturday, February 11, 2012, 17:02
Net sales dipped to Rs 556.62 crore from Rs 1,475.66 crore in the reviewed period.
Last Updated: Monday, February 06, 2012, 11:21
Cuba has begun to employ a new technology to produce white sugar, a measure that improves its quality.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 17, 2012, 12:31
The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the private sugar mill owners in Uttar Pradesh to clear the dues of sugarcane growers.
Last Updated: Monday, January 09, 2012, 14:10
Deputy SP Jyoti Kshirsagar said a case has been registered and a manhunt has been launched to nab the accused.
Last Updated: Sunday, December 04, 2011, 20:32
Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Sunday announced an increase of Rs 11 per quintal in the State Advised Price (SAP) of sugarcane for all varieties for the current season.
Last Updated: Friday, November 25, 2011, 13:58
Sugarcane growers, however, said it could be achieved only if the administration ensured irrigation facilities.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 23, 2011, 13:10
Under the scheme, farmers taking up drip irrigation will get a 100 per cent subsidy from the government for installation of necessary infrastructure.
Last Updated: Friday, November 11, 2011, 19:15
The logjam over sugarcane prices between Maharashtra Government and sugarcane farmers, Friday, was broken following an agreement between the government and farmers over the pricing of cane.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 10, 2011, 22:52
The talks to resolve the sugarcane
price hike issue remained inconclusive on Thursday.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 10, 2011, 12:49
Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Thursday met Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan here in the backdrop of protests by sugarcane farmers demanding a
higher price for their produce.
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