Support price of paddy hiked by Rs 60 to Rs 1,310 per quintal

Amid expectations of normal rain, the government approved a hike of Rs 60 in paddy support price (MSP) to Rs 1,310 per quintal in order to encourage farmers to grow more in ongoing kharif season.

Hooda writes to PM, seeks bonus on wheat`s MSP

Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda on Wednesday urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to provide a bonus on minimum support price of wheat to the farmers.

Spl Commission to fix MSP for forest produce

A special commission will soon be set up to fix the Minimum Support Price (MSP) for the forest produces used by tribals to earn their livelihoods.

Announce minimum support price of sugar cane: Ajit

Rashtriya Lok Dal
President Choudhry Ajit Singh today asked the Central
government to announce the minimum support price of the
sugarcane before the start of the crushing season.

Govt hikes MSP for rabi crops, wheat

The government on Thursday hiked the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of wheat by Rs 20 and chana (gram) by Rs 30 per quintal as sowing for the Rabi season has begun.

Centre likely to announce bonus over MSP for paddy

The government may announce a
bonus over and above the the minimum price paid to paddy farmers for the next season starting October.

Govt hikes minimum support price of paddy, pulses as sowing ends

Apprehending shortfall in rice procurement due to monsoon failure, the government on Thursday increased the minimum price paid to farmers for paddy by Rs 100 a quintal and that for pulses by up to Rs 240 a quintal.