A better farmer-miller relationship can fetch higher prices for sugarcane

Source: https://www.moneycontrol.com “The complicated pricing mechanism has resulted in rising farmer dues. The miller alone cannot be held responsible for this,” the report said. India’s Gross Domestic Product slowed down to 5 percent to a 6-year low in the June quarter. Consumption collapsed to an 18-quarter low of 3.1 percent from 10.6 percent in the…

Food prices on the rise, pushing millions into deeper poverty

Source: https://www.ethiopiaobserver.com Already grappling with political instability, foreign exchange shortages, Ethiopia now has to worry about the rising price of food “Any sugar?” says the young woman, leaning into a shop in the town of Merawi, 34kms away from Bahir Dar. The shopkeeper shook his head. “Come and check next week.” Behind him, the shelves…

Ensure uninterrupted supply of festive goods

Source: https://thehimalayantimes.com Lawmakers have directed the government to ensure and ease supply of daily essentials in upcoming festive season. During a meeting of the Industry, Commerce, Labour and Consumer Interest Committee of the Federal Parliament today, the lawmakers directed the government to address the grievances of the public with regard to crisis of daily essentials….