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The reason for farm mechanization
Fri, Apr 18 2014. 01 11 AM

The reason for farm mechanization

Wages of those employed in agriculture have increased at much more rapid clip in last six years compared with the rate of increase in tractor prices.
Recovery of growth is doubtful
Thu, Apr 17 2014. 04 19 PM

Recovery of growth is doubtful

Continued contraction of industrial output and export growth in February-March indicates that a recovery is unlikely soon
India’s cotton exports hit as China unwinds stockpiling scheme
Thu, Apr 17 2014. 11 21 AM

India’s cotton exports hit as China unwinds stockpiling scheme

India shipped a total of around 8.2-8.5 million bales so far in 2013/14, expected to grow to around 9.2-9.5 million bales by September
As El Niño evolves, India likely to receive below-normal rainfall this monsoon: Skymet
Wed, Apr 16 2014. 01 27 AM

As El Niño evolves, India likely to receive below-normal rainfall this monsoon: Skymet

The forecasting agency also said the onset of the monsoon will be staggered
Broken link in the agricultural supply chain
Tue, Apr 15 2014. 06 49 PM

Broken link in the agricultural supply chain

FDI in retail and modernization of agriculture are two faces of the same coin
Disease threatens world’s bananas: UN
Mon, Apr 14 2014. 09 14 PM

Disease threatens world’s bananas: UN

The UN agency says the TR4 strain of Panama disease has been reported in Jordan and Mozambique
India to expand irrigation to cut reliance on monsoon
Mon, Apr 14 2014. 01 09 PM

India to expand irrigation to cut reliance on monsoon

The extra irrigated area would cut India’s dependence on annual monsoon rains that water crops grown on nearly half of the country’s farmlands
El Nino can push down GDP to 5%, spike inflation to over 8.5%
Fri, Apr 11 2014. 06 41 PM

El Nino can push down GDP to 5%, spike inflation to over 8.5%

Even the Reserve Bank of India had flagged this issue at its recent policy announcement, saying El Nino can have some impact on inflation.
About 40% foodgrain stored unprofessionally: Assocham
Wed, Apr 09 2014. 08 21 PM

About 40% foodgrain stored unprofessionally: Assocham

Around 35 million tonnes of foodgrain storage capacity required in the 12th Five-Year Plan period
What are the issues that matter most to voters?
Wed, Apr 09 2014. 12 40 PM

What are the issues that matter most to voters?

Voters’ choices may be determined more by issues they consider important rather than agendas of political parties

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