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Kuruvai cultivation underway

Farmers of Thuraiyur and Uppliyapuram blocks are busy taking up kuruvai paddy cultivation with optimum utilisation of available water. Farmers of a number of villages including Erakudi, Pachaperumalpatti, Puliyancholai, Koppampati have started ... The Hindu, 1 month ago

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Veggy cultivation to get a thrust

Madurai: With the kuruvai crop facing imminent failure due to insufficient water in the reservoirs, the Madurai district administration is planning to promote vegetable cultivation. After visiting horticulture projects during a press tour organised ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago

Small, marginal farmers bear the brunt of kuruvai loss

Despite the government's Rs. 54-crore special kuruvai package, the area under kuruvai cultivation has fallen short of official targets Swathes of fallow lands, instead of lush green paddy fields, testify to the plight of the delta farmers who ...
 The Hindu1 month ago “Ensure kuruvai package reaches ryots”  The Hindu2 months ago

‘Kuruvai’ farmers faced with rat menace

Rodents have been posing a problem to farmers who had taken up kuruvai paddy cultivation in parts of Lalgudi block. The crop has been raised on 4,874 hectares, with Lalgudi block accounting for a maximum of 3,215 hectares while Thuraiyur and other areas ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago Kuruvai farmers faced with rat menace  The Hindu4 weeks ago

TN's kuruvai paddy is Karnataka's bane

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 Bangalore Mirror2 weeks ago

Depleting storage in Mettur dam worries farmers

: With the Karnataka government refusing to release Cauvery water citing poor storage in all its dams despite Supreme Court direction, the depleting water position in Mettur dam has emerged as a matter of serious concern for both the farming ...
 The Hindu22 hours ago

Water shortage triggers paradigm shift in cultivation in delta region

From what was once a three-season mono crop paddy cultivation in the Cauvery delta region for over 2,000 years, things have changed rather dramatically for the farmers in the last few years. The vagaries of water availability have now forced the ...
 The Hindu2 days ago Water shortage turns the tide for delta farmers  The Hindu2 days ago
Deccan Chronicle

Delta farmers urge Centre to constitute CMB immediately

TIRUCHY/THANJAVUR/TIRUVARUR : With the Supreme Court on Tuesday yet again directing Karnataka to discharge 6,000 cusecs of water to Tamil Nadu for two more days, farmers in the delta region reiterated that the Union government must show commitment ...
 New Indian Express2 days ago Tamil Nadu parties silent over Cauvery row  Deccan Chronicle5 days ago Cauvery water dispute: Historical grievances and shrinking incomes  Indian Express1 week ago Cauvery row: Karnataka govt upset with Supreme Court order, calls meeting of ministers  Livemint.com1 week ago

TN needs change in cropping pattern as water shortage increases woes

Tamil Nadu needs to consider a significant shift in cropping pattern in the Cauvery Delta Districts and a micro-level planning to help farmers tackle water shortage in case the south-west monsoons fail. Delaying the start of the paddy crop waiting ...
 Hindu Business Line5 days ago

Farmers forum seeks more DPCs in Lalgudi taluk

The Tiruchi district unit of the Tamil Nadu Vivasayigal Sangam, affiliated to the Communist Party of India has appealed to the district administration to take steps to open adequate number of direct purchase centres (DPCs) to procure kuruvai paddy ...
 The Hindu5 days ago
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