Indian chana or chickpea futures were steady as weakness due to sufficient stocks and favourable weather for sowing was offset by expectations of higher demand. Spot chana fell Rs 8.30 to Rs 3,078.35 per quintal inDelhi. There are some concerns over a shift in acreage to wheat in Madhya Pradesh, the key producing state.
Guar| Indian guar seed futures fell on Thursday due to new season.
Indian guar seed futures fell on Thursday due to new season supplies and expectations of higher output. Guar seed output is expected torise due to good rains. Guar arrivals are picking up, and may increase more next month, which keep prices under pressure. Spot guar fell Rs 87.95 to Rs 5,215 per quintal at Jodhpur.
Chickpea| Prevailing clear and dry weather in UP, Rajasthan, Haryana and Punjab.
Prevailing clear and dry weather in UP, Rajasthan, Haryana and Punjab will be helpful for land preparations and sowing. This means sowing activities are in full swing in these parts. Sowing is likely to be complete in third week of November in the above states. The sowing starts at some places in Rajasthan, Haryana and …
Cotton| Picking of cotton continues smoothly in Gujarat.
Picking of cotton continues smoothly in Gujarat. Dry and clear weather will facilitate harvesting and arrivals here. Hot and sunny weather expected in almost entireMaharashtra, will favour picking operations. Weather is favourable for Cotton crop in Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana and Northern Rajasthan where picking is almost in end stage.
Cardamom| Weather outlook also remains good for cardamom.
Weather outlook also remains good for cardamom which is mostly in flowering to capsule development stages in Kerala, Karnataka and TN. Harvesting and post harvest operations have picked up & arrivals are also gaining momentum at major auction centers. Rain in some parts of Kerala, disease outbreak during peak monsoon may have effect on yield.
Wheat| Sowing is being carried out in most parts.
Sowing is being carried out in most parts. Adequate moisture in the soil is available due to delayed withdrawal of the southwest monsoon. Prevailing weather is good for the sowing in West UP, Haryana andPunjab. Sowing has started in MP under favourable weather. Sowing is expected to further gain pace as and when winter firmly …
Tur| Tur prices in Nagpur Agriculture Produce and Marketing Committee.
Tur prices in Nagpur Agriculture Produce and Marketing Committee showed weak tendency on lack of demand from local millers amid high moisture content arrival. Tur varieties ruled steady in open market on subdued demand from local traders amid ample stock in ready position. Tur prices at Nagpur were Rs 4450-4550 per quintal.
Black Pepper| Prices of ungarbled pepper at Kochi market topped a record Rs 500 per kg even as futures.
Prices of ungarbled pepper at Kochi market topped a record Rs 500 per kg even as futures continue to rise following projections of a lower crop next year. AtKochiin Kerala spot eight tonnes of farm grade pepper arrived and about 10 tonnes were traded. Spot increased by Rs 200 to Rs 50,000 (ungarbled) and Rs …
Soyabean| Indian Soybean and Soyoil futures rose on Wednesday.
Indian Soybean and Soyoil futures rose on Wednesday, following gain in overseas edible oil prices and on strong demand in local spot markets amid limited supplies. Soybean supplies are not rising as per expectations and overall demand is robust. At the Indore spot market in Madhya Pradesh, soybeans edged up Rs 4 to Rs 3,838 …
Red Chilli| Indian chilli prices have surged by nearly 20 per cent in the last one month.
Indian chilli prices have surged by nearly 20 per cent in the last one month after rains during July-October in Madhya Pradesh. Andhra Pradesh state accounts for about 50 per cent of the total production, followed by Karnataka for about 10 per cent. At least 80 per cent of first picking in Madhya Pradesh chilli …