Maize prices up in spot markets.

The talk to boost supplies by way of imports have gathered pace and Industry is now looking out for manner to get supplies in time. Poultry and starch Industry is looking to reach govt for the […]

Chana, jeera down on muted demand.

Chana prices declined by 0.53 per cent, to Rs 4,700 per quintal in futures trade after participants reduced their exposure amid subdued demand at spot market. Profit-booking at higher levels also weighed on the sentiment. Trimming […]

Wheat acreage down 5% on year at 5.2 mln ha.

Farmers in the country had sown wheat across 5.2 mln ha, 4.9% lower from the same period a year ago. However, acreage under the key rabi crop was lower than the five-year average of 8.5 mln […]

India rabi urad area up 7% YoY at 167,600 ha.

Farmers in the country sowed urad across 167,600 ha this rabi season, up 7.4% on year. The acreage was also higher then the five-year average of 143,500 ha for the corresponding period. Sowing of urad is […]

Rabi barley area down 32% YoY at 164,800 ha.

Farmers in the country have sown barley across 164,800 ha this rabi season, down 31.8% on year. Farmers are more interested in sowing mustard, late wheat crop, and other vegetables as these crops give better returns. […]

India wheat gains on pick up in spot buys.

Prices of wheat rose in the domestic market. Prices of wheat in the key wholesale markets of Bhopal and Sehore edged higher due to pick up in demand from flour mills. In Bhopal, a key market […]