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75% of sugar mills finish operations 2 months earlier

Experts said the impact of tightening supplies could show up around October-November, the beginning of a long-drawn festival season when demand peaks

Lower output could also hamper India’s ambitious ethanol-blending programme. (File image)
Updated on Apr 25, 2023 01:49 PM IST

King of fruits takes sea route to foreign lands, shore benefits for Maharashtra farmers

MSAMB facilities are linked with registered farmers and warehouses giving importers assurance about quality of mangoes and increase exports

Mangoes produced in the state are packed in boxes and exported by sea to the U.S., Japan and Australia. (HT PHOTO)
Updated on Apr 13, 2023 12:11 AM IST

‘Normal’ monsoon expected this year: IMD

Private forecaster Skymet Weather on Monday forecast “below normal” rainfall during the monsoon season between June and September, citing a strengthening El Nino phenomenon

The monsoon is critical for a healthy rural economy. (REUTERS)
Updated on Apr 11, 2023 02:25 PM IST
ByJayashree Nandi

PM Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana: Follow these steps to installment status

The money is credited directly to the bank accounts of the beneficiary farmers. The Centre has so far given eight installments to the farmers.

The PM-KSNY was launched in 2019 and under this programme <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>6,000 every year is provided to small and marginalised farmers as financial support.(PTI)
Published on Jun 30, 2021 07:51 PM IST
By | Written by Shankhyaneel Sarkar | Edited by Avik Roy, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Declare locust menace a national disaster, Rajasthan minister urges Centre

During a video conference with the Union Agriculture Minister, Rajasthan agriculture minister Lalchand Kataria also demanded the Centre to release the first instalment of centrally-sponsored schemes at the earliest.

Giving information about crop loss in the state due to locusts, state agriculture minister Lalchand Kataria asked the Agriculture Insurance Company to pay the outstanding insurance claim of Rs 380 crore for Kharif-2019 of farmers as soon as possible.(File photo)
Published on Jul 11, 2020 10:09 AM IST
Jaipur | ByAsian News International| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
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