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Wanted: Greater private sector investment in agriculture
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Wanted: Greater private sector investment in agriculture

'Indian agriculture requires the active involvement of the private sector right from extension and seed to post harvest value addition, to move it to the next stage of development,' says Ramesh Chand. IMAGE: Small-scale agricultural holdings, Thirukkazhukundram, Tamil Nadu. Photograph: Lisa Davis/Wikimedia Commons. The agriculture sector is facing formidable challenges while it is targeted to double farmers’ income in the next six years. IMAGE: Wholesale vegetable market, Chandigarh. Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
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Modi hard sells India's traditional foods

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday invited investments in contract farming and post-harvest infrastructure. With global and domestic business heads in attendance, Modi also sought to hard sell Indias traditional food at a time when the world is battling ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago India to lay out red carpet for Netanyahu  Rediff.com1 week ago Easier to do business in India than ever before, says PM  Mathrubhumi2 months ago PM hardsells traditional foods  Deccan Herald2 months ago

From Poles to Filipinos? UK food industry needs post-Brexit workers

By Nigel Hunt MILTON KEYNES, England (Reuters) - Britons who voted for Brexit in the hope of slashing immigration seem set for disappointment. In the farming and food industries at least, any exodus of Polish and Romanian workers may simply be followed by ...
 Sify1 month ago

Changing Farm Strategies: From farm output growth to farm income growth

Shashanka Bhide Over the years, there have been gradual, incremental policy steps that have been taken to raise agricultural production, both from the perspective of protecting consumer interests and keeping agriculture an attractive proposition for the ...
 The Financial Chronicle3 weeks ago
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SLCM ties up with HDFC Bank, IndusInd Bank for collateral mgmt

Sohan Lal Commodity Management (SLCM) today said it has tied up with HDFC Bank and IndusInd Bank to provide collateral management services.This tie-up will help improve the farmers' access to post-harvest credits at affordable interest rates and also provide ...
 Business Standard3 weeks ago

Syncretic Religions & cults

One of the interesting dimensions of human coexistence is the fact that people have different ideologies and religious beliefs. As a result, where people have lived together for millennia, conflicts along with famines and droughts, would make people leave ...
 The Financial Chronicle4 weeks ago

Farmer shows the way in paddy cultivation

At a time when farmers are moving away from paddy cultivation, here is a farmer who continues cultivating paddy and has been getting good yield. Beerage Narayana Moolya has also inspired his four children follow his path. At present, he resides at Mundithadka ...
 Deccan Herald1 month ago
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Mitra, the robot, steals the show from NaMo, Ivanka

Ivanka spoke for a good 15 minutes, gracefully, looking straight at her audience, her face wreathed often in winning smiles.She is an articulate, striking, woman who charmed her audience.Vaihayasi Pande Daniel reports from the Global Enterpreneurs Summmit in Hyderabad. IMAGE: Mitra, the robot, with Prime Minister Narendra D Modi with Ivanka Trump, head of the US delegation, at the Global Entrepreneur Summit 2017 in Hyderabad, November 28. Photograph: Press Information Bureau of India Hyderabad ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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Reduce role of middlemen in aquaculture, capture fisheries: Venkaiah

Kochi:Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said Tuesday that the role of middlemen should be reduced to ensure that economic benefits from both capture fisheries and aquaculture reach fishermen and those involved in fish farming. "Currently, much of the economic ...
 Mathrubhumi2 months ago

Giving women in farming and fisheries their due

Women's share of work in these industries is over 50 per cent, yet they are paid much less than their male counterparts. It is time to stamp out the gender disparity, says Surinder Sud. Photograph: Mukesh Gupta/Reuters Look at this. Women comprise 30.3 per cent of the total cultivators and 42.7 per cent of agricultural labour (2011 Census). Nearly 24 per cent of fish farmers are women. In as many as 23 of the 29 states, women's share in the total workforce in agriculture, forestry and ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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