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Masur rallies on M.P. govt purchase

Masur has been rallying in Indore mandis following the Madhya Pradesh government’s decision to purchase masur and chana at MSP levels. In the past one week, masur has gained ₹200 a quintal with masur (Madhya Pradesh) at ₹3,100-3,200. Masur…

Sweating the details

Farmers have turned increasingly sceptical of the Government’s promise of doubling their incomes by 2022. Bumper crops continued to trigger a meltdown in food prices, and policy interventions such as e-Nam and the repeal of the APMC Acts by…

ITC agro forestry project in Odisha

KOLKATA, MARCH 17 FMCG major, ITC Ltd is piloting a social agro-forestry project in the Malkangiri district of Odisha by distributing fast-growing Eucalyptus and subabul saplings to farmers. The project is expected to help shore up raw…