Centre to provide Rs 15/kg discount on pulses for poor

Aug 09 2018

States and UTs will be offered to lift 34.88 lakh tonnes of Tur, Chana, Masoor, Moong and Urad at discount of Rs 15 per Kg over the prevailing wholesale market price on first come first serve basis.

Pulses' prices stay flat in thin trade on Saturday

Jul 21 2018

There was not much activity at the wholesale pulses market as prices by and large moved in a narrow range and pegged at the previous levels.

Pulses import plunge in India to ripple across Canadian, Australian farms

Jul 18 2018

Pulses imports to India, the world’s biggest buyer, may fall to their lowest in nearly two decades after the government raised import taxes and restricted overseas purchases to bolster prices, impacting the plans of its global suppliers.

31.91 lakh tonnes of pulses, oilseeds procured

Jun 14 2018

National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation (Nafed) has procured 31.91 lakh tonnes of pulses and oilseeds in 2017-18, benefitting over 20 lakh farmers, an official statement said.

Foodgrain production at record 279.51 MT in 2017-18: Govt

May 16 2018

India is estimated to have harvested a record 279.51 MT of foodgrains in the 2017-18 crop year ending next month, up 1.6 percent from the previous year, on good monsoon and higher support price.

Pulses import falls by 1 million tonne in FY'18

May 16 2018

Import of pulses declined by nearly one million tonne (MT) in 2017-18 financial year on record output, helping the country save Rs 9,775 crore in foreign exchange, the government said.

Govt disposes of 7 lakh tonne pulses from buffer stock

Mar 30 2018

The Centre has disposed of around 7 lakh tonne of pulses so far from a buffer stock of 20.50 lakh tonne, according to a senior food ministry official.

India to double state purchases of oilseeds to help farmers

Feb 28 2018

The amount that state agencies guarantee to buy at pre-set prices will double to 190 bn rupees ($2.9 bn) for a five-year period ending in 2021/22, Noronha said.

India imports 50.8 lakh ton pulses for Rs 17,280cr in Apr-Dec

Feb 06 2018

India has imported 50.8 lakh tonnes of pulses for Rs 17,280 crore during April-December period of this fiscal, the government said.

Aus Min to visit India soon to resolve pulses trade issue

Jan 11 2018

Australian Min Littleproud has announced that he is likely to visit India soon to negotiate a better deal after india had imposed higher tariff on imported chickpeas.

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