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Rabi grown sunflower prices likely to be Rs.3600-3800 by harvest: Opine UAS Dharwad scientists

Sunflower is one of the fastest growing oilseed crops in India. It occupies fourth place among oilseed crops in terms of acreage and production. Vanaspati Manufacturer’s Association has estimated that, 3, 88.000 hectares of sunflower is being cultivated in India. Six states, including Karnataka, are the major producers of sunflower in the country. Framers of Bagalkot areas are busy in preparing their lands for sowing of Sunflower, one of the major oilseed crops of the region. But, price uncertainty at the time of harvest has kept them in bay and are in a fix to decide about sowing.

Sell kharif grown paddy in November-UAS Scientists

India is one of the world's largest producers of white rice, accounting for 20% of all world rice production. Rice is India's prominent crop and is the staple food of the people of the eastern and southern parts of the country.Among the rice growing countries, India has the largest area (40.2 million ha) followed by Chaina and Bangladesh.

Farmers to get Rs. 3700-4200 per quintal of kharif groundnut at harvest in Raichur Market

Groundnut is one of the important oilseeds in the world today. It is called as the ‘king’ of oilseeds and is one of the most important food and cash crop of the country, contributes around 45 percent of the total oilseed production in the country.

Store Kharif grown Soybean up to November – DEMIC advices farmers

Soybean is one of the important oil seed crops of India and exclusively grown in the kharif season. Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh are the major cultivators of this important oilseed, with their respective contributions usually around 60%, 25%, 6-7% and 1-2%. As per the price forecasts done by the Domestic and Export Market Intelligence Cell, Department of Agribusiness Management, University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad for Yellow Soyabean, this year the prices of Yellow Soyabean in Bailhongal market is expected to range between Rs.

Maize prices to rule around Rs. 1400-1750 quintal by harvest in Ranebennur market

The trade in maize is mainly dependent on the demand from the poultry industry which is situated in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. Volatile prices of maize at harvesting season leave farmers in dilemma regarding the selling decisions that they have to take during the ensuing kharif season.

Store Kharif grown Sunflower up to November to get better prices – UAS Experts

Sunflower is one of the fastest growing oilseed crops in India. It occupies fourth place among oilseed crops in terms of acreage and production.  Sunflower is demanded not only for the consumption purpose but also in the manufacturing of paints, resins, soap, cosmetics and many other industrial products.  The sunflower crop has gained importance due to its short duration of maturity, containing of excellent quality of oil, photo-insensitivity and wide adaptability into different kinds of cropping pattern, high-energy hull and drought tolerance.

Sorghum fetches Rs. 1200-1500 per quintal at harvest in Bellary Market

Sorghum is an important cereal crop which is grown globally for food and feed purposes. It is most widely grown in the semi-arid tropics where water availability is limited and frequently subjected to drought. About 100 countries grow sorghum, of which 66 cultivate it over more than 1000 ha or produce more than 1000 tons. India has the largest sorghum area with 10.06 million ha. The second largest sorghum cultivating country is Nigeria, followed by Sudan, USA and Nigeria. More than 90 per cent of the world’s sorghum area lies in the developing countries, mainly in Africa and Asia.

Store Kharif grown onion upto November: UAS, Scientists

India is the second largest producer of onions in the world after China, with over 15 million tonnes production in 2011-2012. In India, maximum onion production takes place in Maharashtra (49.05 lakh tons) state followed by Karnataka (25.92 lakh tons), Gujarat (15.141 lakh tons.), Bihar (10.82 lakh tons.), Madhya Pradesh (10.21 lakh tons.) and Andhra Pradesh (8.12 lakh tons). In Rajasthan, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh it is grown to some extent. The quality of Karnataka small onion is better in view of mild climate which prevails almost round the year there.

Sell kharif grown Greengram Immediately after Harvest – DEMIC advisory

  The monthly data on modal prices of Greengram were collected from Gadag regulated market for the last 20 years and were analyzed by employing rigorous time series models and the prices for Greengram in Gadag market for the months of September, October and November months were forecast by the Domestic and Export Market Intelligence Cell, Department of Agribusiness Management, University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad.

Store Paddy upto April-UAS Scientist

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