Definition of foodgrain in English:


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  • Any of a variety of grains that are grown for human consumption, such as wheat, oats, etc..
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    • Concurrently, the rate of growth of APCOM's support prices for foodgrains and oilseeds have been less than the rate of inflation.
    • The reason is the huge quantity of water needed to grow fodder, which can be used to grow foodgrains.
    • Agricultural production is likely to increase by a whopping 13.8% this year with foodgrains growing even faster at 14.2%.

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