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Making wheat procurement transparent, less burdensome - DAWN.com

Making wheat procurement transparent, less burdensomeDAWN.comPUNJAB started its procurement drive on April 15 for buying 4m tonnes of wheat and has entered the market with a ready cash of Rs130bn, which should keep the commodity price stable in harvesting season. To curb malpractices and ensure transparency, ...and more »

Farmers forced to sell wheat at low price - The News International;

Farmers forced to sell wheat at low price - The News International

The News InternationalFarmers forced to sell wheat at low priceThe News InternationalOwing to failure of the provincial government in commencing wheat procurement campaign, the helpless growers are being forced to sell their produce at throwaway price to powerful middle-men and flour millers. The reluctance of Punjab Food Department ...and more »

Limited downside for wheat - Hindu Business Line;

Limited downside for wheat - Hindu Business Line

Hindu Business LineLimited downside for wheatHindu Business LineWheat was one of the top losers among agri commodities in 2016. The 10 per cent import duty imposed recently may not curb imports as the global market is oversupplied. However, the government's plan for more procurement this year and a further increase ...and more »