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  • Inflation: Dal gets pricey, thanks to patchy monsoon in main growing states

    By Jun 29, 2022 2:49 PM

    After a gap, the prices of select varieties of pulses have started rising for the past few days due to a delay in the onset of the southwest monsoon over major growing regions of Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, and Gujarat.

  • Acreage under pulses, oilseeds needs a boost

    By Jun 28, 2022 12:31 PM

    India is not self-sufficient in the production of pulses & vegetable oils. It imported 56-66 lakh tonnes of pulses annually during 2015-17. The imports came down to 24-29 lakh tonnes during 2018-21 due to a special drive for increasing production. Around 150 lakh tonnes of vegetable oils were imported annually since 2015. There is a strong need to increase area under these crops. To maximise gains from pulse-oilseed cultivation and processing, farmers need to venture into retail marketing too.

  • Acreage under pulses, oilseeds needs a boost

    By Jun 27, 2022 3:03 PM

    India is not self-sufficient in the production of pulses & vegetable oils. It imported 56-66 lakh tonnes of pulses annually during 2015-17. The imports came down to 24-29 lakh tonnes during 2018-21 due to a special drive for increasing production. Around 150 lakh tonnes of vegetable oils were imported annually since 2015. There is a strong need to increase area under these crops. To maximise gains from pulse-oilseed cultivation and processing, farmers need to venture into retail marketing too

  • Haryana wants farmers to grow pulses, oilseeds in place of bajra

    By Jun 25, 2022 2:20 PM

    Haryana government has decided to promote cultivation of pulses and oilseeds in place of bajra in seven bajra-growing districts -- Bhiwani, Charkhi Dadri, Mahendergarh, Rewari, Jhajjar, Hisar and Nuh -- in the southern part of state under the crop diversification scheme.

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