The e-commerce market in the country is expected to grow 37% to reach $20 billion by next year on the back of growing Internet population and increased online shoppers, a report has said. "E-commerce in India is a $11 billion market, and is estimated to reach $20 billion by 2015, growing at a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 37% over 2013-15," Motilal Oswal Securities said in its report on e-commerce.Agriculture News
NEW DELHI: Wheat acreage has declined by 3 per cent to 279.6 Lakh hectares so far in the ongoing rabbi season as against the area sown under the crop in the same period last year.Area sown under coarse cereals, pulses and oil seeds is also lesser in the winter sowing season as compared to the year-ago period."Wheat's sowing area is at 279.6 Lakh Hectares as compared to last year's 286.90 Lakh hectares," an official release said today.Research & Extension In Agriculture
Development of improved machinery such as laser land leveler, self-propelled sprayers, Manually operated lowland rice-seeder precision seeders and planters, trans-planters for rice and vegetable seedlings, multi-crop threshers, harvesters for cereals and sugarcane etc. for efficient farm operations and resource conservation.