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Ryots seek enhanced kuruvai package

Pinned down by the loss of kuruvaipaddy crop consecutively for the past four years, delta farmers are now looking up to the State government for an enhancedkuruvaipackage especially for those who are raising the crop using sub surface water with the help of ... The Hindu, 18 hours ago

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The Hindu, 6 days ago

Prospects for Kuruvai crop bleak

The storage level in the Mettur dam is not going to allow reopening of the reservoir on the customary June 12 for the deltas kuruvai irrigation. The chance of Metturs Stanley Reservoir receiving appreciable inflow from Karnataka dams is bleak as the dams in ...
 The Hindu1 day ago We will never block inflow of water to Tamil Nadu, says Karnataka minister  Times of India4 days ago K'taka drought, low Mettur levels may hit kuruvai in TN  Times of India6 days ago Compensate if kuruvai fails: Farmers  Times of India6 days ago

TN in a fix to save paddy crop as Karnataka goes dry

The new AIADMK government in Tamil Nadu will be facing a tough challenge this season to save Kuruvai crops, which are dependent on Cauvery water. With water level at the Mettur Dam, the lifeline of delta farmers, reducing to less than 50 feet, the state ...
 Deccan Herald4 days ago
The Hindu

Plan to popularise short duration paddy variety

A view of kuruvai paddy cultivation at a village.— FILE PHOTO It yields 10 % more grain than ADT-43 Even as farmers organisations have urged the State government to take steps to get Tamil Nadu's due share of water in the Cauvery from ...
 The Hindu6 days ago India - Tamil Nadu's Agriculture Department plans to popularise Co-51, a short duration paddy variety (The Hindu)  The Hindu6 days ago

Farmers demand special package

The farmers wing of the Tamil Maanila Congress has urged the State government to sanction a special package to enable delta farmers to take up paddy cultivation during the ensuing kuruvai season. They wanted waiver of loans to all farmers, including big ...
 The Hindu18 hours ago

Expedite construction of bed regulator

Farmers in Kumbakonam region of Thanjavur district have urged the State Government to kick-start the civil work on the new bed regulator across the Cauvery at Mananchery near here. The bhoomi pooja for the work was conducted three months back, just ...
 The Hindu4 days ago
DNA India

Tamil Nadu: Jaya's crop loan waiver small relief for stressed farmers

When Jayalalithaa was sworn in on Monday as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, all the farmers in the state were looking forward to the promises she made to them in the run up to the elections. And she did not disappoint them. One of her first ...
 DNA India1 week ago Farmers look forward to loan waiver  New Indian Express1 week ago Tamil Nadu Farmers look forward to loan waiver  New Indian Express1 week ago TN Farmers look forward to loan waiver  New Indian Express1 week ago

Mettur water release on June 12 unlikely

Storage now is at 47.20 ft against full capacity of 120 ft Poor storage in the Mettur Stanley Reservoir has raised doubts whether water would be released for farming in the delta region on the customary date of June 12 this year. The level in ...
 The Hindu1 week ago Water release from Mettur unlikely on June 12  The Hindu1 week ago

Left's bastion under threat

AIADMK, which has never won in Mannargudi, is making a serious bid this time ocated in the core Cauvery delta region, the Mannargudi constituency has always been a Communist stronghold prompting even the great social reformer E.V. Ramasamy ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Cuddalore now faces severe water shortage

Chidambaram : After the destruction caused by the last year's flood, a part of Cuddalore district is faced with a drought-like situation with acute drinking water shortage and agriculture severely affected and causing large scale unemployment. ...
 Deccan Chronicle4 weeks ago
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