India to exceed targets for oilseeds, grain output

India to exceed targets for oilseeds, grain output
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First Published: Tue, Sep 18 2007. 12 19 PM IST
Updated: Tue, Sep 18 2007. 12 19 PM IST
By Reuters
New Delhi: India’s output of summer-sown oilseeds and grains is expected to exceed targets set by the government, Farm Secretary P.K. Mishra said on 18 September.
The government had set a target of 18.5 million tonnes of oilseeds production and 114.2 million tonnes of grains output for summer sown crops, which are planted during the monsoon from June and harvested from October.
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First Published: Tue, Sep 18 2007. 12 19 PM IST
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