NAFED to sell 26,765 tn mustard via NCDEX e-Mkts

The National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India has offered to sell 26,765.32 tn of mustard seed through NCDEX e-Markets. The stocks to be auctioned are stored at various state and central godowns in Haryana’s Sirsa, […]

Basmati production down by 1.4% to 5.56 mln tn

According to All India Rice Exporters Association, Indian production of basmati rice is likely to fell by 1.4% to 5.56 Million tonne in 2018-19 as compared from 5.64 mln tn in last year. The lower production […]

CBOT Wheat at 6-week low on dollar strength.

Chicago wheat futures lost more ground with prices dropping to a six-week low as a stronger dollar raised concerns over U.S. exports, which have been facing competition from the Black Sea region. The most-active wheat contract […]

Paddy procurement picks up pace in Punjab

Punjab procures 52 lakh MT paddy till Oct 23. The state procured 52,09,257 metric tonnes (MT) of paddy till Tuesday evening. Of the total, the government agencies procured 51,55,934 MT of paddy, while 53,323 MT has […]

Paddy procurement picks up pace.

With the weather becoming conducive, the pace of paddy harvest has increased. District mandi officials have said that 1,90,018 tonnes of paddy has been procured by different government agencies. Private buyers have purchased 2,28,923 tonnes of […]

Maize prices steady in Davangere, demand sluggish

Maize prices steady in Davangere, demand sluggish. Prices of maize in Davangere, a key market for the coarse grain in Karnataka, remained steady despite higher arrivals as demand was sluggish. Spot price of the coarse grain […]

CBOT Corn ease as harvest supplies loom.

Corn fell for a second consecutive session as freshly harvested U.S. crops hit the market. Corn lost 0.3 percent to $3.67 a bushel, after ending the previous session 0.5 percent weaker. A stronger dollar makes the […]

CBOT Corn falls as US harvest picks up

Corn drops after two sessions of gains. Corn was down 0.4 percent at $3.68-3/4 a bushel, having gained 0.2 percent in the previous session. Wheat fell 0.2 percent to $5.08-1/4 a bushel. U.S. farmers will try […]

Punjab rice arrival speed up

Arrivals of the fresh crop of rice are gradually picking pace in the key growing state of Punjab. The price of the new crop of Pusa basmati 1121, arrivals of which started just four days ago, […]

India maize market steady

Price of maize in Davangere, Karnataka, were steady at 1,100-1,400 rupees per 100 kg, depending on the quality. Earlier this month, arrivals of the new kharif maize crop had started in the state, with the moisture […]