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Post-demonetisation, farmers struggling to repay loans

While the government is trying to increase the area under paddy cultivation through new initiatives, for Kuttanad farmers its a tough way forward in the absence of any tangible help from the State administration. Most farmers are yet to get the ... The Hindu, 1 day ago

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Kerala plans multi-crore project to fight pest attacks

ALAPPUZHA: The agriculture department has prepared a Rs 12.55-crore project to help Kuttanad paddy farmers to fight pest attacks double increase production in five years after brown planthopper attack left acres crops damaged in October. Principal ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 week ago
Times of India

Farmers stare at uncertain future

ALAPPUZHA: Kuttanad farmers are likely to put on hold Puncha farming (3rd paddy crop) on account of the cash crunch caused by the scrapping of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes by the Union government. The government's move had come even as about 3,200 ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Duck farmers cry out for bird flu compensation  The Hindu4 weeks ago Kuttanad: End apathy, farmers tell government  Deccan Chronicle4 weeks ago Kuttanad farmers present inflated bird flu stats  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago

Kuttanad farmers face cash crunch

The season of paddy cultivation has begun in Upper Kuttanad and sowing of seeds is nearing completion. But farm workers in the paddy bowl have been severely affected by the cash crunch following demonetisation of high-value currency notes.
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Cash crunch takes a toll on paddy farm workers  The Hindu2 weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Good agricultural practices for Kuttanad soon

A scheme aimed at ushering in good agricultural practices in paddy farming is to be launched in Kuttanad soon. The project, with an outlay of Rs.12.55 crore, will be implemented over the next five years.
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Crop loss: Kuttanad farmers to get compensation  The Hindu1 month ago Njaattu pattu to echo in paddy fields of Rani Kayal  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago 'Won't totally discard United Democratic Front's farm policy'  Times of India1 month ago

Avian flu reported at Kuttanad not lethal, says govt

Thiruvananthapuram: The virus that caused the avian flu in Kuttanad and Upper Kuttanad regions is not deadly, Minister for Forest and Animal Husbandry K Raju said. Alleviating public concerns, he said that this type of flu does not spread to humans easily.
 Mathrubhumi1 month ago Bird flu: 1,176 infected ducks culled on Wednesday in Kuttanad  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Avian flu:1176 ducks destroyed in Kuttanad  Times of India1 month ago Culling of birds in Kuttanad invites legal violation  Mathrubhumi1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Toddy business hit by bird flu in Kerala

ALAPPUZHA: The bird flu has hit the toddy business in Kuttanad with many houseboat owners stopping the supply of the brew along with duck dish to the tourists. According to local toddy shop owners in Punnamada, an average of 700 litres of toddy was ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Kerala: Fish, chicken traders cash in on bird flu scare  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Bird flu under control in Kerala, assure experts  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

Kerala: Regatta leaves rowers ill

ALAPPUZHA: Some 30 rowers from Kuttanad and Kottayam are under treatment for suspected infection from water pollution during the recent President's Trophy boat race in Ashtamudi. They say they have lumps all over the body due to allergic chemicals ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 weeks ago

Assessment of crop loss

A special team of officials have begun assessment of damage to paddy crop in Kuttanad. The team had been deputed as per instructions from Minister for Agriculture V.S.Sunil Kumar, who visited the paddy fields affected by pest-attack, last week .
 The Hindu1 month ago

Western areas in Kottayam district take a hit

Ducks have started dying in scores at Aymanam and Aarpookara on the waterlogged, low-lying areas forming part of the Kuttanad wetlands even as the authorities are waiting for the results of the samples sent to the National Institute of High Security ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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