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Quintal

1. In South Asia and some European countries, a measure of weight equivalent to 100 kilograms. It is commonly used in India in the trade of agricultural goods.

2. In Germany, a measure of weight equivalent to 50 kilgrams.
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IF TRANSPORTING nearly 100 quintals of food grain on a scooter wasn't enough, the CAG report found that the ingenious babus made 298 women " give birth" to two to five babies each between a period of one day and two months
On October 23, the Uttar Pradesh government had announced increase of Rs 25 per quintal in the sugarcane State Advised Price (SAP), while the farmers had demanded a price of Rs 280 per quintal of cane.
In these two months, the police have seized 1,000 litres of synthetic milk, 1,860 quintals of adulterated khoya, 5,660 quintals of ghee, 15 quintals of adulterated paneer, 200 kg of adulterated cream and 460 kg of sweets from Ghaziabad, Bulandshahr and Mathura.
I created this record today to mark the occasion of 15 August because before this a person in England created a world record by pushing a vehicle weighing 17 quintals.
New Delhi June 19(ANI): The Union government has decided to extend ban on hoarding of sugar by six months till January, 2010, to check prices, and approved hike in minimum support price of jute to Rs 1,375 per quintal for 2009-10.
If we can use chemicals, the yield is around 30 to 35 quintals.
The previous harvest of 2010-2011 produced 46 million quintals.
5 quintals per acre, while original estimates were 15 quintals per acre.
7 million quintals of clean, dry husks in warehouses, said the Authority for Consumer Protection & Competition (Acodeco), reports Prensa.
2011 with production of 915,000 quintals of wet unhusked rice.
8 million quintals previously projected, reports Prensalibre.
The Maharashtra State Co-Operative Cotton Growers Marketing Federation ( MSCCGMF) has announced it has purchased around 39641 quintals so far in the current season.