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Indian Express

Open up the debate

If one listened to farmers, one would know that they advocate improving the quality of produce, increasing the production of most crops by 20 per cent and, subsequently, increasing farmer profit by simply making available the best farm machinery. ... Indian Express, 2 days ago
New Indian Express

Farm Deaths 7 Times Higher in National Stats

BENGALURU: A spate of farmer suicides has resulted in a political furore this year, but a big tide went unnoticed last year. A Bharatiya Krishak Samaj member attempting suicide during a protest in Bengaluru on Monday against the government's ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

Agri mkt chews the cud over rigid APMC rules

The proposed National Agriculture Market (NAM), where farmers and buyers will sell and purchase their product through an electronic platform, is unlikely to notch up significant gains unless issues related to taxation structure in mandis, interstate ...
 Business Standard India2 weeks ago
DAWN Group

Land in demand difficult to acquire

AS Prime Minister Narendra Modi tries to accelerate India's transformation from a predominately rural, agrarian society to an industrialised, urbanised economy with smart cities and industrial corridors, the question of how to manage competing ...
 DAWN Group2 weeks ago
Financial Express

MSP increase stays minimal; paddy up 3.7%, pulses raised over 5%

Resisting populist impulses and being inflation-wary, the Cabinet on Wednesday announced modest increases in the minimum support prices (MSPs) of 14 kharif crops for 2015-16, a move that was in consonance with the Modi government's policy of ...
 Financial Express1 month ago

Growing realisation of dangers of GM crops

In India, where the findings of excess lead in Maggi sparked nationwide recall of the product, the World Health Organisation's declaration that glyphosate was carcinogenic to humans could seal the fate of GM food crops Thousands of people in 428 ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago

Farmers facing crop losses may end up in private moneylenders' grip

KOLKATA: Farmers facing crop losses due to unseasonal rains in March may be forced to go to private moneylenders after saying banks are not keen to grant them fresh credit, in defiance of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) rules and government promises. ...
 Economic Times1 month ago

Veteran NCP leader Govindrao Adik no more

A close associate of NCP chief Sharad Pawar, Adik represented two constituencies Srirampur and Vaijapur in Aurangabad in the state legislative assembly. Senior NCP leader and former minister Govindrao Adik passed away late on Saturday ...
 DNA India1 month ago

State can’t handle calamities: Experts

Environment and agriculture experts have said that the state is least prepared to handle any more natural calamities if they arise. After the semi-drought last year and unseasonal rainfalls this year that destroyed standing crops and fruits, the government ...
 Asian Age2 months ago

Farmers could face calamity: Experts

The persisting danger of a delayed monsoon and El Nino will affect farm produce, according to farmers’ associations and experts. The delay, which has been predicted to last four days to a week, may not have a negative impact but any further delay might ...
 Asian Age2 months ago
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