The proposed authority will prescribe grading standards for specific agriculture produce, good agriculture practices, geographical origin of produce or particular marking of farming method as organic, prescribe and collect fees for registration of agricultural produce
markets and service providers.
In terms of agricultural produce
from the Philippines, large stocks of langsat, white onion, curly parsley, Philippine mango, garlic, morning glory leaves, bean sprout, paksoi, baby paksoi, saba, calamansi, guyabano, mangosteen (wild), jicamas, dragon fruit, durian, pomelo, papaya, tanglad, kamote (white and violet), kamias, ube, rambutan, pandan leaves, pineapple, banana, senorita banana, sweet corn and hass avocado will be available throughout the festival period.
The participating states have already reformed their Agricultural Produce
Market Committee (APMC) Act to ensure a single licence across states, a single-point levy of market fee and a provision for e-auctions as a mode for price discovery.
Taking into account repeated violations by Turkish producers, the Russian government has tasked the food safety agency with reinforcing control over supplies of agricultural produce
and food from Turkey," Agriculture Minister Alexander Tkachev said in a statement.
But Zakhour noted that this drop was compensated by an increase in exports from Beirut Port of agricultural produce
using refrigerated containers to 4,582 in June 2015 compared to 2,576 during the same month last year, an increase of 78 percent.
In Jan-Aug 2013 gross agricultural produce
made up 467.
New rules are going to be implemented for the importation of agricultural produce
in Bulgaria, stated Bulgarian Minister of Agriculture Dimitar Grekov.
ONION prices touched ` 55 per kg at the Vashi agricultural produce
market in Mumbai on Monday, signaling that prices of the vegetable will shoot upward of ` 65 per kg -- the rate at which it is being sold in most retail markets in the state now.
KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): More than 100 militants, including Chechens and Uzbeks, have recently entered the northern province of Kunduz, asking residents for Ushr (10 percent of agricultural produce
payable by Muslims), an official said on Sunday.
According to Xinhua, the president also encouraged farm enterprises to shift from exporting raw agricultural produce
by establishing rice mills, oil mills, refineries, and packaging facilities.
At the end of the day, (the price of) agricultural produce
is controlled by the Government of India; through MSME (Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises), and also, exports and imports, all these things are happening," Naidu told media here.
INS explains that this rise is the result of the increase of exports of agricultural produce
and food industries (42.