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भाकृअनुप - भारतीय मक्का अनुसंधान संस्थान

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Recruitment Advt notice for YP-II and YP-I at ICAR-IIMR, Ludhiananew GeM tender bid document for providing Vehicle hiring services at IIMR, HQ for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 12.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 12.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew Recruitment Advt notice for YP-1 at ICAR-IIMR, Ludhiananew GeM tender bid document for providing Vehicle hiring services at RMR&SPC Begusarai for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 05.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 05.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew GeM tender bid document for providing farm field operation services at RMR&SPC Begusarai for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 12.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 12.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew GeM tender bid document for providing security outsourcing services at ICAR-IIMR, Ludhiana/Ladhowal for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 01.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 01.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew GeM bid for cold room at ICAR-IIMR Ludhiananew GeM tender bid document for providing farm field operation services at WNC Hyderabad for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 05.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 05.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew GeM tender bid document for providing farm field operation services at ICAR-IIMR, Ludhiana for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 05.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 05.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew List of selected candidates for the posts of YP-II and YP-I under the project “Enhancement of maize production in catchment areas of ethanol industries”
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Maize or corn is the third most important cereal crop after rice and wheat for India. Globally it is highly valued for its multifarious use as food, feed, fodder and raw material for large number of industrial products. Maize with its wide adaptability it can be grown with elevation ranging from sea level to up to 3000 m above mean sea level. It is grown on 188 million ha area in more than 170 countries across the globe with 1423 million MT of production. Worldwide China has maximum area under maize followed by the USA, both together representing 39% of world maize area. Since 2005, India ranks 4th in terms of area with 9.89 million ha land under maize. The USA is the top maize producer followed by China, contributing 36% and 25% of world maize production. However, India remained among the top 10 producers of maize in the World since 1961 and presently ranks 6th with annual output of 31.65 million MT. The productivity of maize in India is about 3.19 t/ha, which is slightly more than the half of world average (5.6 t/ha). However, per day productivity of maize in India is comparable to many o....

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Recruitment Advt notice for YP-II and YP-I at ICAR-IIMR, Ludhiananew GeM tender bid document for providing Vehicle hiring services at IIMR, HQ for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 12.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 12.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew Recruitment Advt notice for YP-1 at ICAR-IIMR, Ludhiananew GeM tender bid document for providing Vehicle hiring services at RMR&SPC Begusarai for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 05.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 05.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew GeM tender bid document for providing farm field operation services at RMR&SPC Begusarai for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 12.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 12.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew GeM tender bid document for providing security outsourcing services at ICAR-IIMR, Ludhiana/Ladhowal for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 01.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 01.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew GeM bid for cold room at ICAR-IIMR Ludhiananew GeM tender bid document for providing farm field operation services at WNC Hyderabad for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 05.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 05.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew GeM tender bid document for providing farm field operation services at ICAR-IIMR, Ludhiana for two years LAST DATE OF BID SUBMISSION 05.07.2024 TIME 5:00 PM BID OPENING DATE 05.07.2024 TIME 5:30 PMnew List of selected candidates for the posts of YP-II and YP-I under the project “Enhancement of maize production in catchment areas of ethanol industries”
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Maize Scenario

  • India

    Among the maize growing countries, India rank 4th in area and 7th in production, representing around 4% of the world maize area and 2% of total production... Read More

  • World

    Maize (Zea mays L.) is the most versatile crop among cereals with respect to its adaptability, types and uses. It is the second most widely grown .. Read More

Maize Statistics

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