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New variety of wheat WH 1402 suitable for sandy soil, less water conditions

HAU, Hisar has developed this new wheat variety suitable for cultivation in northwestern plains of India A new variety of…

MSP of rabi crops in 2024-25 RMS versus last season’s comprehensive cost of production

The projected COP for wheat is Rs 1,652 per quintal Let’s look at the minimum support prices of crops for…

Control ‘gullidanda’ in wheat during sowing: PAU tells farmers

Experts have suggested non-chemical methods besides the use of pre-emergence herbicides Experts of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), Ludhiana have cautioned…

Get information on wheat using Gehoon Doctor app on your mobile phone

Farmers can get information from sowing to post-harvest storage   The Indian Institute for Wheat and Barley Research (IIWBR), Karnal…

PAU advises farmers to choose right wheat variety, complete sowing by Nov 15

Experts have warned farmers grain yield loss due to delayed sowing The agronomy experts of Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), Ludhiana…

PAU advises prudent DAP fertiliser usage for rice-wheat farming

There is significant phosphorus accumulation in Punjab’s soils due to the continuous overuse of DAP To optimize fertiliser usage in…

Indian pulses imports decline 8.66% in 2022-23

Share of tur/arhar was the largest among pulses imported during the year The Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP)…

Wheat MSP for 2024-25 rabi marketing season hiked by Rs 150 per quintal

Rs 425 per quintal increase in support price of lentil, Rs 200 for rapeseed-mustard The Indian government has announced a…

Normal southwest monsoon rainfall in India in 2023

Highest rainfall deficit recorded in the northeastern states of the country at -18% India received normal southwest monsoon rainfall in…

HAU develops new mustard variety RH 1975 for higher yield, oil content

Recommended for sowing in Haryana, Punjab, Delhi, Jammu, north Rajasthan Chaudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University (CCSHAU), Hisar has developed…