Black rice

Black is the new gold: UP’s rice bowl strikes it rich

According to a senior agriculture department official, by sowing 15 kg of black rice with an investment of Rs 42,000, the farmer gets Rs 2,55,500 by selling his crop.

published on : 24th July 2022

Western Odisha farmers strike gold with black rice

Sudam Sahu, a progressive farmer from Bargarh who has been growing Kalabati Dhana from 2014, collected two varieties of black rice seeds from Nayagarh which he has preserved till now.

published on : 27th October 2019