Palakkad farmers harvest vegetables early, prices crash

The untimely rain lashing the district has hit vegetable farmers hard as their crops are getting damaged.

published on : 16th May 2022

Vegetable oil imports fall 13% in April 

Imports of vegetable oils, comprising edible and non-edible, have fallen 13% to nearly 9.12 lakh tonne during April, shows industry data.

published on : 14th May 2022

Onions likely to bring tears of joy for farmers this year in Kalahandi

Onion harvesting, which has just begun in Kalahandi, is expected to pick up the pace in a few days and be completed around May 15. 

published on : 8th May 2022

 2-day vegetable exhibition draws tourists to Ooty

After two years, this is the 11th vegetable show as there were no events in 2020 and 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

published on : 8th May 2022

Summer brings cheer to silk cocoon producers  

Though a majority of farmers have stopped cultivating vegetables owing to the searing heat and water shortage,  sericulture is booming.

published on : 7th May 2022

Nilgiris summer fest to begin on May 7

Nilgiris Collector SP Amrith said programmes have been organised to create awareness about the culture of Tamil Nadu, especially the tribal people who are living in the district.

published on : 4th May 2022

Many fail to meet food item needs

Retail inflation soared to a 17-month high of 6.95% in March, while wholesale price-based inflation spiked to a 30-year high of 14.55% in the same month.

published on : 20th April 2022

Robbers make away with a huge quantity of lemons in UP districts

According to Ramesh Pal, one of the lemon growers, in Bithoor Katri, the farmers are hiring people to protect the crop round the clock for the first time. 

published on : 14th April 2022

Cold storage in the cold since 31 years, 17 more idle in Kandhamal  

As per a report  by the horticulture department, about 174 tonnes of vegetables, onions and potatoes are produced every year covering around 18000 hectares of land.

published on : 1st April 2022

Vegetable prices soar, untimely rains blamed

Although it is not the monsoon season, the prices of essential vegetables like onion, tomatoes, and potatoes in the city have soared.

published on : 17th February 2022

Bhubaneswar's Unit-I vegetable market to be shifted soon

The wholesale vegetable market in the Capital city will soon be shifted to Bhagabanpur to decongest the traffic in the busy Unit-1 area.

published on : 11th February 2022

How about green veggies from schools?

Kitchen gardens have mushroomed in local schools, with the produce used in midday meals and even distributed to pregnant women, writes Sudhir Suryawanshi

published on : 23rd January 2022

Consumers breathe easy as vegetable prices crash in Odisha

Prices of most vegetables, which had been skyrocketing for last few months, are now falling sharply across Kendrapara district, thanks to a bumper harvest.

published on : 26th December 2021

Price rise: Consumers continue to feel pinch in Kerala

Facing growing protests, Supplyco withdraws price increase of around 12 essential items

published on : 13th December 2021

Veggie prices: No respite till Pongal?

The increase in prices of vegetables such as brinjal, ladies finger, drumstick, tomatoes, beans and carrots in the retail market has jeopardised family budgets.

published on : 8th December 2021
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