Maharashtra to finalise schedule for mung and urad procurement on Oct 03.

The farm ministry officials of Maharashtra will finalise the schedule to procure moong, and urad. The Centre approved the state government’s decision to procure new crop moong and urad, prices of which fell below the MSP earlier this month. Moong and urad prices in the state are also 10% below their MSPs. The state marketing federation will implement the procurement on behalf of state government.