Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 17:53
Challenges faced by Indian wheat industry in global market would come up for discussion at a two-day international seminar to be held here in coming September.
Last Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014, 20:02
India-born and crop scientist Dr Sanjaya Rajaram has been honoured with the 2014 World Food Prize for his outstanding contribution to global wheat production.
Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 00:53
An Indian expatriate in the UAE is set to enter record books by becoming the first person to cultivate rice and wheat as a crop in the Gulf nation.
Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 14:12
Wheat procurement in Haryana has reached almost the targeted level of 65 lakh tonnes (LT) in the ongoing rabi marketing season.
Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 04:11
World food prices rose in the first quarter of the year for the first time since their all-time high in August 2012, driven by rising demand in China, drought in the United States and unrest in Ukraine.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 15:31
Madhya Pradesh Chief Secretary Anthony Desa said Rs 11,000 crore have been paid to farmers in the state against the procurement of wheat made between March and May this year.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 24, 2014, 19:57
Wheat procurement in Haryana rose 11 percent to 64.83 lakh tonnes (MT) during the current procurement season.
Last Updated: Tuesday, May 13, 2014, 23:08
Several areas of Himachal Pradesh were lashed by moderate to heavy rains, causing further fall in temperature.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 07, 2014, 17:22
Government has exported 1.5 million tonnes wheat for an estimated Rs 2,590 crore out of 2 MT stocks allowed for overseas shipments from surplus stocks of Food Corporation of India (FCI).
Last Updated: Sunday, April 27, 2014, 13:53
State-owned Food Corporation of India (FCI) has earned Rs 9,310 crore by selling wheat under the open market sale scheme (OMSS) in 2013-14.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 22, 2014, 14:07
The overall wheat purchase is expected to be much lower than the target of 31 million tonnes set for the current year.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 20:22
The price of Indian wheat has risen by USD 15 in the last three weeks.
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