As Pulse Prices Dip, Concern Grows Over Farmers' Earnings | Read
PUBLISHED ON: September 10, 2016 | Duration: 2 min, 09 sec
A 34 per cent rise in the acreage of pulse production has coincided with a recent dip in the sky-rocketing prices of pulses. While consumers have welcomed the drop in prices, there grows a concern over the fate of farmers who have produced dal, riding on expectations of high profits. The price of Moong dal has already fallen below the Minimum Support Price.