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Taking advantage of the situation, labourers who are still willing to work are exploiting farmers by enhancing their wage on a par with labourers in Punjab and Haryana.
Nel Jayaraman followed the footsteps of his late mentor Nammalvar and worked tirelessly to promote the cause of preserving native paddy seeds.
Director of Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA) Bindu R Pillai on Tuesday hailed the role of women in farming and aqua culture.
Jharkhand government has also planned to set up a Centre for Excellence in collaboration with Israel for training of farmers from the state
Official sources said the earlier report was based on the statement of the Chairman of the National Seeds Corporation which did not take into account seed distribution by various other channels
They have been asked to send their action taken reports to the Directorate within two weeks.
A comprehensive agricultural package to help the farmers of Choornikkara, who are yet to recover from the aftermath of the floods that hit them hard in August, was launched here on Saturday.
The state contributes 4.5 per cent to India’s foodgrain production, 3 per cent to India’s vegetable production and 5.5 per cent to India’s fruit production.
Goa Forward Party chief and Agriculture Minister Vijai Sardesai has hinted on the administration weakening ever since the Goa Cm has been hospitalised.
A decision has been taken to give the paddy cultivated from her to the farmers of flood-affected Kuttanad.
Earlier in March this year, around 25,000 farmers under the banner of All India Kisan Sabha carried out a protest march, demanding a complete farm loan waiver.
For instance, the amount provided by the government per banana tree if it suffered damage in calamities is `100.
The State Government has asked cooperative agencies to upload purchase data and keep tab of signatures, failing which stringent action will be taken.
According to official sources, Nanchil Technologies Private Limited had signed an understanding with the State government to set up a food processing park at Kanniyakumari.
Agriculture minister Radha Mohan refutes media reports that ministry accepted Demonetisation affected farmers
The Union minister tweeted that the story of agriculture ministry accepting that farmers were unable to purchase seeds due to unavailability of cash.