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20 June 2014
Soybean shortage in MP sends prices high ahead Kharif season crop
BHOPAL : Soybean shortage in mp hikes the rate of seeds in whole state. farmer are worried how to purchase seed for sowing crop this year. farmers getting unauthentic seed on high rate how to purchase seeds in doubt. last soybean crop had lost in unseasonable rain. due to last year lost crop this year seed price gone high. Madhya Pradesh is main soybean growing state but farmer are not getting good seed for kharif season crop.
this year farmers are not getting qualitative seeds for their land. rate are going high above 7,000 rs some farmers has compliant about duplicate seeds. some farmers have changed their decision to sowing of soybean crop this year.
"Soybean yield decreases if planted after 7 July due to its reduced vegetative growth. Farmers can maintain oil-seed yield if seed rate is enhanced," National Research Centre for Soybean Agronomist S.D. Billore told Cogencis.