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499 words • advanced • 2 years, 5 months ago
agriculture
"Crop planting gathers pace as monsoon advances By ET Bureau | Jul 18, 2016, 05.50 AM IST Rainfall in northern India was twice of normal, which has given adequate soil moisture without any waterlogging in the fields. NEW DELHI: Key agricultural are..."
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213 words • advanced • 2 years, 8 months ago
business
"With an above normal monsoon being forecast for this year, the country's agricultural GDP is likely to witness a robust performance, to even touch 7-8 percent, said a State Bank of India (SBI) report on Thursday. "We believe the agricultural GDP is ..."

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131 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
agriculture
"A summer full of heavy rainfall is expected to lead to big corn and soybean crop losses for farmers in several Midwestern states. Illinois and Indiana both set new June rainfall records, and Missouri, Ohio, Michigan and Kansas were also affected by ..."
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219 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
agriculture
"Standing wheat crop was damaged in hundreds of acres of agricultural fields in Punjab and Haryana due to unseasonal rainfall accompanied with high velocity winds over the past 24 hours. The rainfall, which started late Friday, continued through Sund..."
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486 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
agriculture
"By: Michael B. Jaucian , September 7th, 2015 01:06 AM LEGAZPI CITY—Even at this early stage of the dry spell brought about by the El Niño weather phenomenon, crop losses reaching P58 million have been reported in at least 1,040 hectares of agricu..."
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465 words • advanced • 3 years, 4 months ago
agriculture
"NEW DELHI: The sown area under Kharif crop in the country keeps on increasing but the overall area under summer crop may not be much higher than it was in 2014 — the year which saw a 12% deficit rainfall and over 5% deficit in overall foodgrain pro..."
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482 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
agriculture
"Cotton belt: growers asked to protect standing crop from accumulated rainwater August 23, 2015 RECORDER REPORT The Met Office has asked the growers of cotton belt to protect their standing crop from accumulated rainwater during the monsoon seasons...."
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790 words • advanced • 3 years ago
agriculture
"Written by Kavitha Iyer | Mumbai | Published:December 3, 2015 1:28 am Going by rainfall data for 100 years, it’s apparent that drought chases Maharashtra’s Vidarbha and Marathwada regions once every four years or so. But even by that standard, 2..."
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477 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"Rice, soybean and corn crops in India urgently need rainfall as the strongest El Nino in almost two-decades parches vast tracts of farm land. Parts of the southern, central and western regions are facing moisture stress and need widespread rains in ..."
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397 words • advanced • 2 years, 3 months ago
agriculture
"Chennai : The threat of drought looms large over Tamil Nadu’s Cauvery delta, the oldest and largest irrigation region in the country if Karnataka is adamant in its stand of not sharing water with its neighbour. The livelihood of lakhs of farmers an..."
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333 words • advanced • 2 years, 4 months ago
business
"Things looking up for Elders: analyst Date: July 22 2016 Trevor Chappell Recent rain and rising livestock prices are set to boost agribusiness Elders but its live export business could be under pressure. Morgans agribusiness analyst Belinda Moore ..."
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647 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"The IMD might have decided to drop the use of the word 'drought' from its nomenclature, but even if it had not done so, it would have hardly made a big difference as studies and evidence show that Indian agriculture has progressively over the years ..."

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413 words • advanced • 2 years, 9 months ago
business
"By: Ronnel W. Domingo , February 27th, 2016 01:50 AM PHILIPPINE exports of coconut oil are expected to fall by 11 percent this year as the dry conditions caused by the strong El Niño prove too much for the relatively resilient trees. According to ..."

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491 words • advanced • 3 years ago
business
"State-run power trader Gridco Ltd said, it is at a comfortable position to earn Rs 700 crore in the current fiscal by trading power on energy exchanges and selling to other states as better post monsoon rainfall has increased chances of higher hydro ..."
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908 words • advanced • 3 years, 3 months ago
business
"The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) is set to implement a fresh cut on water allocation for domestic water supply “as soon as possible” amid the strengthening of El Niño episode in the coming months. Environment Secretary Ramon Paje confirmed i..."

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212 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
agriculture
"In 2014, Sacramento experienced a decline in agricultural production, yet at the same time the county had the highest crop production value, $495.3 million, in its history. This is contributed to prices increasing because of drought which is a consta..."

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"There are many indicatorsthat confirm the US housing market is heating up. But managment at Sherwin Williams, one of the US's leading paint producers, is convinced things would be even hotter if it weren't for all the rain. Earlier this month, the co..."

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649 words • advanced • 3 years, 2 months ago
agriculture
"There is more to this year's rainfall deficit than meets the eye. After the monsoon was officially declared over on September 30, 17 of the country's 36 weather subdivisions had received deficient or scanty rainfall. That's about 39% of the country's..."
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492 words • advanced • 3 years, 5 months ago
business
"BREAKING NEWS Heavy rains encourage farmers to shift to kharif crops this year By Madhvi Sally , ET Bureau | 11 Jul, 2015, 03.12AM IST NEW DELHI: Friday saw the heaviest monsoon rains of this season so far, pushing crop planting to 62 per cent hig..."
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493 words • advanced • 2 years, 11 months ago
business
"…Met Service expects harsh conditions Story Created: Jan 12, 2016 at 6:41 PM ECT Story Updated: Jan 12, 2016 at 6:41 PM ECT Following is the text of a Press Release issued by the Trinidad & Tobago Meteorological Service on Tuesday 11th January, ..."
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