November 02, 2020 10:11 am
Farmers in poll-bound Bihar are seeking mandis 'like in Punjab and Haryana'
October 13, 2020 2:34 am
Gondal APMC in Rajkot, the biggest market of groundnut in the state, has recorded arrivals of 60,608 quintals of groundnut in the first eight days of this month.
October 13, 2020 9:34 am
This would be the first time this FPC, which is located in Walandi village in Deoni taluka of Latur district, has managed to directly procure oilseeds from its members and supply to the private company without any help from Deno APMC.
October 10, 2020 6:34 pm
Hasmukh Patel, Lok Sabha MP from Ahmedabad East said that the new Bill will help introduce competition among buyers of agricultural produce and will empower and protect farmers.
October 07, 2020 5:37 am
The APMC has started dispatching letters to around 1,500 licence holders, asking them to choose between surrendering their licence or opt for acting as commission agents only.
October 05, 2020 12:56 am
The 78 per cent small and marginal farmers in Maharashtra, whose land holdings are mostly not in excess of two hectares, are unlikely to explore distant markets if APMCs provide them MSP, said a farmer.
October 03, 2020 2:17 am
In grapes and pomegranates, the buyers — whether traders, processors, organised retailers or exporters — mostly come to the farm-gate and load the fruits directly from there, with very little produce being traded in the mandis.
September 29, 2020 8:37 am
How some startups are using AI for instant quality assessment of farm produce to tame pricing power of traders – in and outside APMCs
September 23, 2020 10:49 am
Shree Commission Agents Association, the organisation of around 400 commission agents of Gondal APMC, on Tuesday said that it will support the bandh and appealed their counterparts in other APMCs in the state do the same.
September 17, 2020 4:31 am
Mahuva APMC is one the biggest wholesale market of onions in Gujarat and sets price trends. On Wednesday, red onion prices remained in the range of Rs 760 to Rs 2,855 per quintal. In the retail market of Rajkot, onion is being sold for around Rs 30 per kg.