As per the ministry's latest data, wheat was sown in 8.34 lakh hectare more area so far in the ongoing rabi (winter) season.
06 Dec 2019 7:53 PM
Maize acreage is expected to go up, but output may fall by 5.75 percent due to the massive armyworm infestation.
08 Oct 2019 7:14 PM
Foodgrains production stood at 141.71 million tonnes (MT) in the kharif season of the 2018-19 crop year (July-June).
23 Sep 2019 4:48 PM
Try these low-calorie options that’ll add a kick to your diet.
16 Sep 2019 5:19 PM
India Meteorological Department (IMD) has projected overall monsoon to remain normal.
09 Aug 2019 3:20 PM
Swapping half a portion of starchy dishes for lentils can significantly improve body's response to carbohydrates.
20 Jun 2018 8:36 AM
Local wildlife has sometimes added an additional challenge to the research.
26 May 2018 5:26 PM
According to researchers, the foods fill dieters up quicker so they have fewer cravings for snacks and junk food and end up eating less.
10 May 2018 11:10 AM
In 2013-14, India notified MPS for rice of 120 billion rupees equivalent to 5.45 pc of the value of rice production.
10 May 2018 8:45 AM
On days when time is of the essence, a well-stocked pantry can help keep you on track to maintaining your health goals.
09 Apr 2018 5:43 PM
Rare condition, striking around one in 150,000 people means she can go into life-threatening anaphylactic shock if she eats anything else.
06 Apr 2018 2:44 PM
Gathwan, Maharaji and Laicha are found to have the ability to fight cancer.
19 Feb 2018 7:09 PM
The grains were discovered in a stratum that dates back as early as 7,400 years ago, and a starch granule were also found on the millstone.
19 Feb 2018 6:39 PM
FCI procured 381 LT in 2016-17 marketing season which is October-September period.
23 Oct 2017 3:06 PM
We share recipe for Dhansak rice bowl so that you can savour the flavours of Parsi cuisine.
17 Aug 2017 4:50 PM
This is causing populations at risk of growth stunting and early death. Find out more.
02 Aug 2017 1:52 PM
FCI guarantees hiring of the godown constructed by a private party for 10 years.
01 Aug 2017 1:47 PM
Prices paid to local farmers for common grade paddy rice are to be raised by 5.4 per cent to 1,550 rupees per 100 kg.
20 Jun 2017 12:44 PM
Milk and curd will continue to be exempt from taxation when GST replaced current indirect taxes.
19 May 2017 12:36 PM
Why some say the way we grow rice, could be bad.
16 Feb 2017 2:53 AM