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Farm sector stares at muted 1% growth even as rainfall picks up

Farm and allied sector growth would likely remain muted at 1% in the current fiscal despite a recent pick-up in rainfall and could even hit zero if seasonal showers fail to recover by August end, thanks mainly to an unfavourably high base of 4.7% in ... Financial Express, 1 day ago

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Hydro power output continues downward trend

NEW DELHI: Insufficient rainfall in the country has crimped hydro power output, which slumped by a fifth over the weekend from a year ago, continuing its downward trend. On July 20, the load dispatch system received 418 million units of hydro ...
 Economic Times1 week ago

Double-pronged strategy to overcome fodder shortage

An intensive fodder development programme will be implemented in the district in irrigated and rainfed areas through a comprehensive programme. The government has sanctioned Rs. 43.75 lakh for this special scheme for 2014-15. Special ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Eight Telangana districts register deficit rainfall

Hyderabad: Eight districts of Telangana continue to reel under deficit rainfall affecting agriculture operations with sugarcane-rich Nizamabad district being the worst hit. Telangana, as a whole, received 48 per cent deficit rainfall from June 1, ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 week ago Proposal to Measure Rainfall at Micro Level Hanging Fire  New Indian Express4 weeks ago ORMS Data out of Bounds, Agril Plan Goes Haywire  New Indian Express1 month ago
Jagran Post

Monsoon rains in mid-July help Andhra farmers

"Overall, the average rainfall received in Andhra Pradesh from 1-6-2014 to 16-7-2014 is 110.9 mm as against the normal as on date (rainfall) of 166.1 mm showing a deficit of minus 33 percent," according to official data on kharif-2014.    ...
 Jagran Post1 week ago Mid-July Monsoon Rains Help Farmers in Andhra Pradesh  NDTV1 week ago Andhra, Telangana in for dry spells: Met department  Times of India1 month ago

Monsoon revival narrows rainfall deficit to 35%, sowing of crops accelerates

NEW DELHI: The revival in monsoon rains this week has accelerated planting of crops, which was at half of last year's level a week ago, averting a crisis that was looming when the seasonal rainfall deficit was 43% a few days ago. The monsoon has ...
 Economic Times1 week ago Monsoon revival rises sowing of crops by 35%  Economic Times1 week ago
Financial Express

Rain boosts farming activity in Telangana

Farming operations have picked up in Telangana in the last one week with rain gods smiling at last, though shortage in rainfall stood at minus 48 per cent. "Overall, the average rainfall received in Telangana state from 1-6-2014 to 16-7-2014 is ...
 Business Standard India1 week ago
New Indian Express

Scanty Rainfall Triggers Drought Fear

SAMBALPUR: Farmers of Western Odisha are staring at a drought like situation with the rain playing truant. The region has received less than 50 per cent (pc) rainfall in June and even this month, the rain pattern has been weak. Although low ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago Karnataka presses panic button over drought-like situation  Business Standard India2 weeks ago Karnataka reeling into fourth year of drought  Times of India2 weeks ago K'taka presses panic button over drought-like situation  Smart Investor2 weeks ago

India's drought odds seen increasing to 60%

Skymet cut its rainfall forecast for the June-September monsoon season to 91% of the average rainfall in the past 50 years from the earlier projection of 94%, both considered sub-normal. Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint New Delhi: The chances of a ...
 Livemint.com3 weeks ago Rain shortage can be weathered, says study  Business Standard India1 month ago Waiting for the rain...  Millennium Post1 month ago

Drought in Maha villages leads to migration & rise in job demand

MUMBAI: In an indicator of the severe drought situation due to 67 per cent deficient rainfall in the state, nearly 3.6 lakh people from Maharashtra's villages have sought daily wage work under the (EGS) over the last few days, which is a six-fold ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago Severe drought in Maharashtra leads to nearly six-fold rise in migration from villages  Times of India3 weeks ago
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