Sunday, Oct 02, 2022



Haryana: Rabi crops procurement to begin on March 28

February 09, 2022 5:22 pm

The government will procure mustard at the minimum support price (MSP) of Rs 5,050 per quintal, gram at Rs 5,230 per quintal and sunflower at Rs 6,015 per quintal, says chief secretary Sanjeev Kaushal

Detect argemone seeds adulteration in mustard with this simple FSSAI-approved test

February 09, 2022 10:05 am

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India recommends this simple test to check for adulteration in one of the most common kitchen ingredients

Punjab sees 37.5 % rise in area under mustard, rapeseeds

December 06, 2021 5:52 am

The total area under mustard/rapeseed mustard has increased from 32,000 hectares last season to 44,000 hectares this year which is witan increase of around 37.5 per cent.

Benefits of mustard micro-greens and how to grow it at home

June 11, 2020 6:13 pm

Lately, the benefits of these microgreens have come to light and chefs have introduced these sprouts in various dishes to promote better health.

Mustard seeds can become a part of your skincare routine; find out how

June 11, 2020 1:20 pm

It is believed that the seeds act as natural exfoliators for the skin, so you can say goodbye to cosmetics.

Gram, mustard seeds worth Rs 136 cr procured since May 1: Guajrat govt

May 14, 2020 10:42 pm

"About 24,370 metric tonne of gram worth Rs 119 crore and 3,757 metric tonne of mustard seeds worth Rs 17 crore have already been bought by GUJCOMASOL," said Ashwani Kumar, Secretary to the Chief Minister.

Want to improve the quality of hair? Use mustard oil

April 19, 2020 5:29 pm

Often, the best ingredients are found in our own kitchen, and we don't even have to make too much of an effort for it.

Above-normal March rainfall likely to impact mustard output

March 15, 2020 4:18 am

Indian Institute of Wheat and Barley Research’s director Dr G P Singh told The Sunday Express that early March rain and hailstorm, which is a localised event, will have very little impact on wheat output. However, it may have a negative impact on the mustard crop, which is ready to be harvested, Singh said.

From controlling blood pressure to keeping skin infections away: Know the benefits of mustard seeds

December 03, 2019 9:12 am

Black mustard seeds or rai are a common ingredient in Indian cooking. Besides adding flavour, they contain various benefits.

Eye on safety, Govt defers GM mustard decision

February 06, 2016 4:18 am

Will not halt research but not rushing through decision, says Javadekar.