Friday, June 22, 2018

Reduce pesticide residue in rice, States told

Exports are being affected owing to detection of pesticides exceeding the prescribed maximum residue limits After noticing the pesticide level in rice exceeding stipulated limit,...
Rice Farmers now Millionaires in Nigeria

Rice Farmers now Millionaires in Nigeria—Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that success of the agriculture revolution under his administration has turned thousands of rice farmers into millionaires and drastically...
Government-of-Punjab

Punjab govt plans to privatise market committees

The Punjab government is planning to privatise market committees to regulate marketing of grains, fruits and vegetable items with a view to safeguard interests...
Nearly 700 of them have been growing indigenous rice varieties in Hassan

Nearly 700 of them have been growing indigenous rice varieties in Hassan

A good number of farmers in the Malnad areas of Hassan district are cultivating native varieties of paddy, thanks to the encouragement by the...
Vietnam’s-rice-market-fares-well

Vietnam’s rice market fares well

Vietnam shipped abroad nearly 5.2 million tonnes of rice worth over 2.27 billion USD in the first 11 months of this year, surpassing the...
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Basmati mandis to be set up across J&K: Hanjura

The minister, according to an official spokesperson, was addressing the farmers and growers after inaugurating 7th annual buyer-seller meet for traditional aromatic Basmati rice...
Long grain rice exports to Sri Lanka declining

Long grain rice exports to Sri Lanka declining

Rice exporters have urged the Sri Lankan government to reduce import duty on Pakistani long grain rice. A visiting delegation of Rice Exporters Association of...
New forum to tackle problems in rice sector

New forum to tackle problems in rice sector

Next month the Cambodia Rice Federation (CRF) will hold the sixth edition of the Cambodia Rice Forum, bringing major stakeholders in the sector together...
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Thailand: Strong baht may curb rice exports

The Thai Rice Exporters Association has expressed concern that the strong baht is likely to curb rice exports in 2018, Thai media reported on...
LT Foods looking to strengthen presence of Daawat in European market

LT Foods looking to strengthen presence of Daawat in European market

LT Foods, an emerging global food company with a focus on Basmati and other specialty rice, organic foods and convenience rice-based products and a...

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