Breaking News

You are here » Indian-Commodity  :  Commodities  :  Groundnut  :  Groundnut Output To Increase This Summer


Groundnut Output To Increase This Summer

IOPEPC as calculated the summer season groundnut output in Gujarat to be close to 2.71 lakh tonne compared to 1.29 lakh tonne during the past year, that is better by 110 %.

Additionally, the output of sesame this year is going to rise by 37.5 % to 55,000 tones.

In organization Junagadh Agriculture University, the authorities had made a crop review in several areas of Gujarat for the period of May 7 to May 13.

According to the study, groundnut planting area at the time of the on-going period has grown to 1.21 lakh hectares from 68000 hectares in Gujarat because of enough option of watering . Because of this, output will probably improve by 110 % to 2.71 lakh tonnes.

However a number of regional investors differ with estimation. In accordance with all of them groundnut output will be close to 3.5 to 4 lakh tonnes. They feel that producers got a lot more groundnut crops to satisfy the necessity of cows supply. During Kharif period higher rainwater also harmed the groundnut plants which means that farmers suffered a lack of cattle feed.

Related News

View all news

Government to commence procurement of groundnut under PSS from Gujarat

The Agriculture Ministry gave approval for implementation of Price Support Scheme for procurement of groundnut in Gujarat during the current Kharif season and directed NAFED and SFAC to initiate the procurement......

India's groundnut production to rise by 70% to 54.80 lakh tonnes: SEA

The kharif groundnut crop of 2016-17 production is estimated at 54.80 lakh tonnes (LT), a jump of 70% compared to 32.30 LT in 2015-16, according to the estimate of industry body Solvent Extractors......

Groundnut production to decline by 61% in Gujarat state

The groundnut production in Gujarat which is a major crop growing state of the country is expected to decline by 61% to 6.95 lakh tonnes this year, as per the report compiled by the Solvent......

Top News

View all news

BHEL commissions first unit of Kishanganga HEP in Jammu & Kashmir

Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has successfully commissioned the first 110 MW generating unit of the prestigious 330 MW Kishanganga Hydro-Electric Project (HEP) in Jammu & Kashmir (J&K),......

Tata Power's TPDDL launches artificial intelligence solution for Indian Discoms

Tata Power Delhi Distribution (TPDDL), a joint venture (JV) of Tata Power and the Government of Delhi has launched artificial intelligence solution for Indian Discoms to make their operations smarter.......

Lupin receives USFDA approval for generic Topicort Topical Spray

Lupin has received final approval for its Desoximetasone Topical Spray, 0.25%, 30 ml, 50 ml, and 100 ml from the United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) to market a generic version of Taro Pharmaceuticals......