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Budget 2016: Govt has realised the extent of farm distress

By Ajay Jakhar, Chairman, Bharat Krishak Samaj One must understand that the Budget is a balancing act of revenue and expenditure and not about only policy announcements. The agriculture and irrigation allocations, which have been increased by ... Financial Express, 2 months ago

Poor monsoons, coupled with dry reservoirs and heatwave have hit farmers hard

PUNE | NEW DELHI | KOCHI | KOLKATA: Farmers in Kasegaon, a village in south Maharashtra, have been spending Rs 20 crore every month to make sure their grape orchards get enough water — without irrigation, the crop would shrivel up and die. But they're ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago

How country's drastic water economics have hit the rural India hard

gaon, a village in south Maharashtra, have been spending Rs 20 crore every month to make sure their grape orchards get enough water — without irrigation, the crop would shrivel up and die. But they're luckier than some of their counterparts ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago

States float tenders for PM Narendra Modi's mega crop insurance scheme

In a bid to roll out Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY), several states, including Uttarakhand, West Bengal and Jharkhand, have floated tenders for empaneling insurance companies who would be implementing the Centre's mega crop insurance ...
 Financial Express3 weeks ago Crop insurance: States float tenders for PM Narendra Modi's megascheme  Yahoo! India3 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Power tariff hike in MP draws flak from farmers, industry

Farmers grappling with crop loss and mounting loans in Madhya Pradesh received another blow in the form of power tariff increase. Under the revised tariff announced on Tuesday, farmers who paid Rs 1,200 per year for one-horsepower capacity ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago

Heatwave likely to delay planting of summer crops

NEW DELHI: Summer planting of crops including paddy and cotton could get delayed due to above normal heatwave conditions expected to prevail over central and northwest India from April to June this year as forecast by the weather office. Above ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Govt to discontinue existing agri insurance schemes

The government will, from April 1, discontinue the existing National Agricultural Insurance Scheme (NAIS) and Modified National Agricultural Insurance Scheme (MNAIS) as these are being replaced by the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY), which ...
 Financial Express1 month ago

A glass half-full

We are having kadhi, a lightly-spiced curry of beaten curd thickened with besan or gram flour, and my Bagri-speaking host tells me that for many kilometres around it is an essential accompaniment at every dinner. He says it is a reminder of the days ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago


Share to Facebook Share to Twitter CALLS FOR INCLUSIVE GROW IN INDIA CAMPAIGN From Pradeep Kapoor in Hyderabad At a time when All India Kisan Sabha at its annual conference here recently rejected Modi government budget as ...
 IPA Newspack.com1 month ago

Untimely rains flatten wheat, chickpea crops

NEW DELHI | CHANDIGARH: Rains, accompanied by strong winds and hailstorm, across North and Northwest India have flattened wheat, chickpea, mustard and other crops at several places. In the grain-bowl states of Punjab and Haryana, where damage has ...
 Economic Times1 month ago
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