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Growers dem and Rs 1250 per 40-kg wheat support price

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Wheat growers are seeking support price at Rs 1,250 per 40-kg as overhead costs for farmers rose substantially during the last one year. With an increase of $60 per ton, the wheat price in the international market has already reached $320 per ton compared to $260 a ton, exactly one year ago.According to them, the prices of fertilizer, diesel, water, seeds and pesticides have shot up manifold leaving them in very bad financial condition. "We need immediate government…Read More

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