Ahead of arrivals from newcrop to begin in mid March and April, normal wheat crop in ongoing rabi season, wheat prices likely to come down according to the trade sources. Wheat prices stable in Kota of Rajasthan. Maize prices in Davanagere of Karnataka is stable and arrivals to the market also remains steady . Government is planning to increase maize production by 10% to 42 million tons by 2025-26 from 38 million tons in 2022-23 by initiating mesures such as crop diversification, clustor development for ethenol plants and including private sector in seed development.