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Budget provides a road map for long-term growth

Interview: Ajay Jakhar, Chairman, Bharat Krishak Samaj The finance minister has recognised that agricultural income is under stress. The Budget was low on specifics like last time so it will take time to read the fine print. First impressions are ... Financial Express, 3 weeks ago
Agriculture credit has many shades of grey Financial Express, 1 week ago
Sowing growth with credit support, micro-irrigation Financial Express, 3 weeks ago
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Guarantee income, don't give out doles, please: Farmers

Experts point to the need for a shift from culture of relief packages; weather and price insurance needed for farmers At Rajiv Kumar Palania’s living room in Bharna village of Hapur district, Uttar Pradesh, farmers are debating whether or not the government has failed to address the crisis resulting from unseasonal rains, non-payment for the sugar cane crop and a fall in commodity prices. “Where is (Prime Minister Narendra) Modi, who had promised 1.5 times the crop cost to farmers ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Income guarantee, not doles, the answer

At Rajiv Kumar Palania's living room in Bharna village of Hapur district, Uttar Pradesh, farmers are debating whether or not the government has failed to address the crisis resulting from unseasonal rains, non-payment for the sugar cane crop and a ...
 Business Standard India1 week ago

Thundershower, rain in March-April to affect rabi harvest

NEW DELHI: Rain and thundershowers predicted from Friday evening through the weekend over the Himalayan region and adjoining northwest India could pose a threat for rabi, or winter-grown, crops. Rain is also expected in the second half of this ...
 Economic Times2 weeks ago

India's Food Minister Backs Subsidy Reform Plans

India is taking steps to improve the purchasing, stocking, and release of grains, food minister Ram Vilas Paswan has said, in response to proposals to reform the country's complex food subsidy system. Paswan told reporters last Thursday that the ...
 ICTSD2 weeks ago
Indian Express

Progress on the farm

I fear that the supposed windfall to states will be used elsewhere and farm extension services will suffer further. TheBharat Krishak Samaj (BSK) has long urged the merger of the agriculture ministry with the water resources and rural development ...
 Indian Express2 weeks ago

Pro-Poor? Bah!

For a party and government that has traditionally been identified as pro-business, projecting a pro-poor face in its maiden full budget is a departure. This has led to more than a couple of raised eyebrows. Budget 2015-16 had welfare measures and ...
 Outlook India3 weeks ago

Unseasonal rains spell disaster for rabi crops

NEW DELHI | CHANDIGARH: The rabi crop faces a serious weather risk on the eve of harvesting as five more bursts of unseasonal rain are forecast in the weeks ahead, putting further pressure on farmers as stormy weather in the past few days has ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago

Government tables land bill, but open to changes

Government tables land bill, but open to changes (Photo: PTI/file) With pressure mounting on it from all corners, including the Opposition, social activists and even NDA ally Shiv Sena, the government Tuesday indicated its inclination to incorporate changes ...
 Asian Age1 month ago

Farmers outfits divided, some want it scrapped, others seek changes

Farmers at the protest on Parliament Street on Tuesday On sidelines of the sit-in at Parliament Street by Left-leaning farmers outfits and NGOs, those owing allegiance to the ruling combine met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and dissociated ...
 Indian Express1 month ago
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