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Maha cotton federation ties up with CCI for MSP procurement

The Maharashtra State Cooperative Cotton Growers Federation (MSCCGF) has tied up with the cash-rich Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) for MSP purchases in the state. It has happened for the first time in 5 years after the National Agriculture ... Financial Express, 1 month ago
Cotton corporation to step up MSP ops this season Financial Express, 3 weeks ago

NCP leader Anil Deshmukh demands minimum support price of Rs 6,500 per quintal of cotton

Senior NCP leader Anil Deshmukh today demanded that the BJP Government in Maharashtra pay a higher minimum support price (MSP) of Rs 6,500 per quintal for cotton this year as thousands of farmers were in distress."Untimely rains have damaged cotton ...
 DNA India1 month ago Deshmukh demands cotton MSP of Rs 6,500 per quintal  Business Standard India1 month ago

Vidarbha cotton farmers may be hit as dragon reduces imports

Nagpur: For Vidarbha's cotton growers, this may be the worst year despite a bumper crop estimated across the country. The good crop has led to prices falling below Rs4,000 a quintal, which is the average minimum support price (MSP). Farmers with ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Both houses begin debate on drought

Nagpur: The winter session of state legislature witnessed order and worked for the full day when both houses took up the issue of severe drought in the state and need to bail out farmers from the crisis arising out of crop losses. In the Assembly, ...
 Times of India1 week ago

No cheer for farmers as cotton purchase begins today

Nagpur: The state government has managed to keep its word of starting cotton purchases at minimum support price (MSP) from November 15 onwards. However, it may not bring succour to farmers who have suffered a double whammy of poor yield due to dry ...
 Times of India1 month ago Ryots not enthused by cotton purchases  Times of India1 month ago

Ashish meets Maharashtra CM, seeks aid to farmers

NAGPUR: Newly elected BJP MLA from Katol Ashish Deshmukh has demanded adequate compensation to farmers, especially orange growers, who suffered extensive damage due to untimely rains. He has also demanded revival of Nagpur District Central ...
 Times of India4 weeks ago
Indian Express

Heavy rains hit standing, harvested crops in state

Rain and thundershower have lashed several parts of the state in the last couple of days. (Source: Express photo) Heavy damage to crops like onion, vegetables and soyabean has been reported from various parts of the state as rain and thundershower ...
 Indian Express1 month ago

Cotton farmers hit by falling prices, rising input costs and China's import squeeze

The global glut has resulted in the Cotlook A Index price dropping to below 69 cents now. For Kanaksinh Jadeja, Arvind Bhoyar and Rubhash Jakhar, cotton symbolised hope and a reason to believe there was still a future in agriculture. All three ...
 Indian Express1 month ago

30% grapes damaged, farmers raise pitch for special bailout

NASHIK: Just two days of unseasonal rain and hail has damaged an estimated 30% of the area under grape cultivation in the district. The district officials have begun assessing the damage to the produce, which could be almost 100% in some cases. The ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Rs 7,000 crore relief package for drought-hit farmers

NAGPUR: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday announced an unprecedented relief package of Rs 7,000 crore for drought-hit farmers, mainly from Vidarbha and Marathwada regions. He said his government was firmly backing farmers in their hour of ...
 Times of India1 week ago
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