Agri-biz

The name Canola is a contraction of Canada and ola, meaning oil. It was bred from rapeseed at the University of Manitoba, Canada, by Keith Downey and Baldur R Stefansson in the early 1970s.

Downtrend continued on Friday in the spot pepper market on limited activities. Buyers as well as sellers withdrew from the market. On the terminal market, around 30 tonnes were tra…

A volume of 17.61 lakh kg has been catalogued for Sale No: 32 of Coonoor Tea Trade Association auction to be held on Thursday and Friday. This is as much as 1.77 lakh kg less than last week’s offe…

Raw Cashew Nut (RCN) imports declined during the first quarter of the current fiscal due to rise in prices in the West African growing countries.
Increased offtake by Vietnam, which has o…

Edible oils market ruled weak tracking bearish futures amid slack physical demand. Palmolein declined by ₹1; groundnut and cotton oil lost ₹15 and ₹3 for 10 kg each.Local refineries increased thei…

Sugar prices on spot and futures market rose sharply on Wednesday on positive outlook. Prices at Vashi market rose by ₹10-15 a quintal on reports that the government may consider bringing in manda…