Rice procurement reaches 238.8 lakh tonnes.

The government has procured 238.8 lakh tonnes of rice in the current 2018-19 marketing season so far, with purchase in Punjab and Haryana almost over. The rice procurement target for the current season (October-September) has been […]

Cyclonic rains damage paddy.

Across Telangana & Andhra Pradesh. Unseasonal rainfall caused by cyclone Pethai has left farmers in a quandary. Paddy crop in 7,316 hectares under water in AP. Paddy farmers were distraught after their crop which was nearing […]