New Delhi/Mumbai/Chandigarh/Kolkata: The Central government yesterday raised the Minimum Support Price (MSP) of crops by varied degrees, ranging from a sharp Rs.275 for some pulses to a moderate Rs.50 in case of paddy and a small Rs.15 for maize for ... Odisha Television, 1 month ago
Mixed reactions to Centre MSP increase for pulses, paddy, cotton - Sify, 1 month ago
BENGALURU: As the state government faces the spectre of unending farmer suicides, agricultural experts are calling for tough measures to resolve the problem. At least 30 farmers have killed themselves in the last month, especially in Yadgir, ...New Indian Express, 3 weeks ago
By Rohini Mohan As the first monsoon showers hit Maharashtra in the second week of June, villages in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra were abuzz with activity. Bullocks drew plough lines into the rain-sprayed black soil, farm labourers swayed ...Economic Times, 1 month ago
Comment · print · T T T+· T- Crop loans are difficult to get, but large personal or consumption loans are easily available. This is the surest way to push farmers into deep debt, from which they are unable to recover because their ...The Hindu, 1 week ago
When chief minister Parkash Singh Badal recently announced that Punjab's farmer was frustrated due to crop failure, he was not making a political statement but simply stating the fact. "Farmers in Punjab are frustrated as various crops have ...Hindustan Times, 2 weeks ago
Industry Overview With an annual production capacity of over 30 million metric tonne (MMT), the Indian Sugar Industry (ISI) is the second-largest producer of sugar in the world. It is also the second-largest agro-based industry in the country after ...FnBnews.com, 1 month ago
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