Kenyans have started giving their views on a proposed legislation that seeks to compel the state to provide food to vulnerable persons, including pregnant women. The Senate Committee on agriculture has held a public hearing with members of the ... Daily Nation, 10 hours ago
Uttarakhand denied additional food grains under food security Act - Down to Earth, 2 months ago
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Last year, Parliament passed the Food Security Act that gave legal entitlement to highly subsidised foodgrains to two-thirds of the country's population. NEW DELHI: The government's food subsidy bill is estimated to touch Rs 1,31,086 crore annually to ...Economic Times, 2 months ago Paswan wants to hike food handouts The Financial Chronicle, 4 weeks ago Food Subsidy to Touch Rs 1.31 Lakh Cr for Implementing Food Law Outlook, 2 months ago Food subsidy to touch Rs 1.31 lac cr for implementing food law Business Standard, 2 months ago
ISLAMABAD-UNS: Senate /Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research, in its meeting on Tuesday, was briefed that ZTBL has provided agricultural loans worth 62 billions Rupees from January 2014 to September 2014. Chairman of the ...World Tribune Pakistan, 1 day ago Seed Bill 2014 approved by National Assembly panel Business Recorder, 1 week ago NA approves Seed Amendment Bill 2014 to increase agri crops Daily Times, 1 week ago
India's food subsidy bill is expected to be significantly lower than the budget target this year. Thanks to states which have not implemented the National Food Security Act (NFSA) as yet. Lower global crude prices are an added benefit that will help the ...Deccan Herald, 1 month ago Is the centre finally cracking down on subsidies? Livemint.com, 3 days ago
In his first 100 days, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has protected the food security of millions of Indians on the global arena, but early trends suggest his government's pro-business policy will hurt the environment and the poor. In "100 days review of NDA ...The Financial Chronicle, 1 month ago Narendra Modi-led government promises 40% increase in supply of grain under food law Times of India, 4 weeks ago 100 days of Narendra Modi: Good for business, not so good for marginalised groups Asian Age, 1 month ago A reality check on Modi's promises and action Rediff.com, 1 week ago
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Food import bill of GCC region will rise to over $53 billion by 2020 as soaring population and up to 90 per cent reliance on imported products foster long term supply concerns, according to a study. GCC governments must focus on strategic ...Trade Arabia, 21 hours ago GCC food imports to hit $53.1 billion putting security issues top of SIAL agenda Zawya.com, 21 hours ago
Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Sikandar Hayat Khan Bosan Monday urged agriculture scientists of Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) to play role in promotion of soybean crop in the country to save huge foreign ...4 Traders, 1 day ago Sugar mills not making payments to growers: Bosan Business Recorder, 1 week ago
The community seed bank in Chefe Donsa, a village two hours drive east of the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, collects and preserves the seeds of local crops to ensure farmers have a steady supply of seeds to sow each year. The Chefe Donsa seed bank ...SciDev.net, 6 days ago Ethiopia: Ethiopia's Seed Banks and the Search for Food Security AllAfrica.com, 5 days ago
Accra, Oct. 15, GNA Mr Jason Tutu, Communications Lead of Food Sovereignty of Ghana, a food advocacy group, on Wednesday called on parliamentarians to ponder the threat the Plant Breeders Bill (PBB) would bring to the country. He therefore tasked ...Modern Ghana, 1 week ago
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ophie Mbugua Rural women play a critical role in enhancing agricultural and rural development, improving food security and eradicating rural poverty, according to most statistics. Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) for example says ...Africa Science News, 1 day ago
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