India maize area up by 20% Y-O-Y.

India rabi maize area till 9th Nov up by 20% to 247 thousand ha from 205 thousand ha. planted same period last year. This year area is also up from 236 thousand ha. normal area planted […]

Lower rabi rice sowing

About 524 thousand ha area planted down from 712 thousand ha planted last year and also down from normal area (363 thousand ha.)  in corresponding week. The area coverage has been reported from the Tamil Nadu […]

Rabi moong acreage up 58% at 29,000 ha.

  Following is the statewise area distribution: (Figs. In Ha.) Moong States 2018-19 2017-18 % Change Normal Area % Change Andhra Pradesh 3000 4000 -25 5200 -42 Chhattisgarh 1300 100 1200 1000 30 Odisha 6600 5400 […]

India pea acreage down 26% to 248,500 Ha.

Following is the statewise area distribution: (Figs. In Ha.) Field Pea States 2018-19 2017-18 % Change Normal Area % Change Assam 2000 5000 -60 2200 -9 Chhattisgarh 5300 2100 152 3100 71 Madhya Pradesh 67000 155000 […]

Rabi chana acreage down 33% YoY at 2.7 mln ha.

Following is the statewise area distribution: (Figs. In Ha.)   Chana States 2018-19 2017-18 % Change Normal Area % Change Andhra Pradesh 147000 166000 -11 188000 -22 Chhattisgarh 21600 4100 427 6000 260 Gujarat 33800 69000 […]

Rabi urad acreage down 14% at 82,300 ha.

Following is the statewise area distribution: (Figs. In Ha.) Urad States 2018-19 2017-18 % Change Normal Area % Change Andhra Pradesh 16000 23000 -30 35600 -55 Chhattisgarh 1600 500 220 1200 33 Odisha 10600 16500 -36 […]

India masur acreage down 41% to 310,600 Ha.  

  Following is the statewise area distribution: (Figs. In Ha.) Lentil States 2018-19 2017-18 % Change Normal Area % Change Assam 1000 1000 0 800 25 Chhattisgarh 1300 500 160 800 63 Madhya Pradesh 145000 251000 […]

Australia Wheat Production Estimate Lowered:USDA

USDA estimates Australia’s 2018/19 wheat crop at 17.5 million metric tons (mmt), down 1.0 mmt (5 percent) from last month, and down 3.8 mmt (18 percent) from last year. Harvested area is expected to total 10.8 […]

Wheat overview for 2018-19: USDA

Global wheat production is up this month mainly due to a larger crop in China, while crops were reduced for Australia, Morocco, Pakistan, and Ukraine. Trade is down slightly this month mainly on lower import demand […]

China’s NBS adds 20MMT to productions: USDA.

 The China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revision adds a cumulative 20 million tons to production for the 2007/08-2017/18 period. Most of the increase is added to stocks, with only a small addition to feed and […]

Wheat acreage up 20% on Y-O-Y.

Farmers in the country have commenced sowing of wheat in the country, key rabi food grain, with total area rising 20% on year to 1,519,000 ha. from 1,265,000 ha. The acreage was also higher than the […]

Indian Rice Quotes Lowest in 18 Months:USDA

Export quotes from the Western Hemisphere remain elevated compared to those from Asian suppliers. U.S. quotes, while lower from earlier in the year, remain the highest although stable at $550/ton as harvest pressure from new crop […]

China rice stocks surged: USDA.

The China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) revision adds a cumulative 18 million tons to production for the 2007/08-2017/18 period. Most of the increase is added to stocks as rice is primarily used for food and […]

USDA Rice Overview for 2018-19.

Global rice production is raised this month due to multi-year revisions for China. Global consumption is forecast marginally higher and ending stocks are raised to a new record, also on the revisions for China. Trade is […]

Maharashtra urad procurement speed up.

Moong (green gram) and urad (black gram) procurement in Maharashtra at minimum support price (MSP) is slowly gathering pace. According to the state agriculture department, some 6,581.847 quintals of moong have been procured from 1,164 farmers […]

Poor crop reports support prices.

Pulses prices have been surged in last few days on the reports of dip in acreage .Pulses and pulse seeds have been ruling higher at the mandis in Indore for past few days amid report of […]