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Monsoon keeps date with India; Met predicts normal rain this year

Monsoon keeps date with India; Met predicts normal rain this year

The critical southwest monsoon, which feeds the country's key agriculture sector, hit the shores of the southern Kerala state, keeping its usual …

India says increasing minimum buying price for summer crops by up to 50 percent

India says increasing minimum buying price for summer crops by up to 50 percent

The Indian government announced it was raising the minimum support price (MSP) for kharif crops by 50 percent to ensure remunerative prices to the …

Implications for key commodities high after Hong Kong vote; India hit by locusts, rising farm wages

Implications for key commodities high after Hong Kong vote; India hit by locusts, rising farm wages

While relations were already fraying between the United States and China as a result of the coronavirus outbreak, Beijing's vote this week to end …

Record wheat and barley harvests seen lifting world grains output by 40 million tonnes in 2019/20

Record wheat and barley harvests seen lifting world grains output by 40 million tonnes in 2019/20

Record harvests of wheat and barley are expected to outweigh a poorer maize crop to lift world total grains -- wheat and coarse grains -- …

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