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How Jallikattu protests left the State on the backfoot

229 farmer suicides reported by 4 states so far in 2016

No. of suicides due to agrarian reasons based on the reports received from the states stood at 81 in Karnataka, 57 in Maharashtra, 56 in Punjab and 35 in AP Business Standard, 2 months ago

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'Govt destroying farmers in the name of development'

G C Bayyareddy, Karnataka Prantha Raitha Sangha vice president said the Central and the state governments were trying to snatch 50,000 hectares of agricultural land from farmers in the name of industries, roads and railway projects. Addressing farmers, who ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago Farmers protest in Kalaburagi demanding MSP of Rs. 7,500 for red-gram  The Hindu1 month ago KPRS stages protest against moveto allow red gram imports  The Hindu1 month ago Farmers demand hike in FRP for sugarcane  Deccan Herald1 month ago

MRPL:Farmer's interests will be protected, says Karna Minister

The interests of farmers and other landowners would be safeguarded and they would be paid adequate compensation before acquiring land for the expansion of the Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited (MRPL), Karnataka Medium and Large Scale Industries ...
 Business Standard4 weeks ago We are denied of promised compensation, says farmer  The Hindu2 weeks ago
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Avoid onslaught of heavy taxation on tobacco: Farmers to govt

The non-profit organisation representing farmers across the states, including Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Karnataka and Gujarat, appealed to Finance Minister Arun Jaitely, to avoid "the onslaught of heavy taxation on legal cigarette industry" and help bring ...
 Money Control3 weeks ago Tobacco farmers disappointed by hike in excise on cigarettes  Money Control2 weeks ago Best tobacco farmers from AP, TS, Karnataka given awards  The Hindu4 weeks ago

Drought aggravates farm distress in South

Farmers in Karnataka, like their counterparts in other states who have been impacted by the drop in prices and cash shortage triggered by demonetisation, have another problem to contend with — crop l...
 Business Line1 month ago Why is Karnataka facing the worst drought situation in last 40 years?  catchnews.com1 week ago Karnataka lost 18 tigers in 2016, highest in the last seven years  Deccan Herald1 month ago Karnataka Govt. announces support price for toor to counter drought, demonetisation  The Hindu1 month ago

Programme to popularise crop insurance scheme in Ballari, Koppal

A programme to not only persuade farmers to make use of the rabi crop insurance scheme under the Karnataka Raitha Suraksha and the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana but also to help them to avail themselves of its benefits has been launched in a big way in ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Farmers urged to apply for crop insurance  The Hindu1 month ago Farmers can now insure their crops before taking up sowing  The Hindu2 months ago Bumper crop turns a bane of farmers  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Cauvery water row: Farmer leaders see hope in SC order

Farmer leaders in the district have welcomed the Supreme Court's decision upholding maintainability of appeals by Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala challenging the 2007 award of Cauvery Water Dispute Tribunal. The apex court on Friday refused to refer the ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Farmers welcome SC’s decision on Cauvery issue  The Hindu2 months ago Cauvery water row: SC upholds appeals against 2007 tribunal award  Rediff.com2 months ago SC upholds maintainability of appeals by TN, Karnataka, Kerala  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Too many vegetables, too little money: Prices crash after note ban

Tomato farmers in Karnataka and Tamil Nadu were the worst hit since prices fell by 60-85%
 Business Standard1 month ago

Demonetisation and glut hammer prices of pulses

While consumers are relishing their meals, farmers across Karnataka are now a worried lot
 The Hindu1 month ago State’s silence on GM mustard worries farmers  The Hindu2 months ago Karnataka's silence on GM mustard worries farmers  The Hindu2 months ago Decision on GM mustard put on backburner for now  The Financial Chronicle1 month ago

Maharashtra saw most farmer suicides in 2015

As many as 4,291 farmers in Maharashtra killed themselves in 2015, followed by Karnataka (1,559), Telangana (1,400), Madhya Pradesh (1,290), Chhattisgarh (954), and Andhra Pradesh (916), according to NCRB data. Around 12,602 persons in the farm sector committed suicide in 2015, almost 2 per cent more than in 2014, highlighting the distress in rural areas of India because of two consecutive years of drought. According to the data from the National Crime Records Bureau, of the 12,602 persons, ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago NCRB data: More farmers & housewives committed suicide in 2015 than ever before  catchnews.com1 month ago
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