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Procurement centres in Naugaon, Tirtol and Erasama blocks in Jagatsinghpur district yet to be opened
He was speaking at the concluding session of the two-day National Consultation on Agriculture at Vaikunth Mehta National Cooperative Institute of Management here.
The Union Agriculture Ministry's eNAM is a pan-India electronic trading portal which networks the existing APMC mandis to create a unified national market for agricultural commodities.
Authorities of the Tamil Nadu Agriculture department have set a target of 110 lakh tonne food production for 2018-19 even as farming activities gather momentum with an excess summer spell.
The heavy rain and landslides the state witnessed this monsoon have led to a loss of `79.87 crore to the exchequer.
Shrewd traders, who are aware that these farmers are suddenly flush with cash, are making house calls to market a variety of products -- ranging from electronic gadgets to daily consumer goods.
The villagers fear the sand mining would deplete groundwater and hence snuff out the 250-odd agriculture dependent families.
Goa Agriculture Minister Vijay Sardesai slams Congress for making an issue out of CM Manohar Parrikar's absence
He claimed the Congress was trying to use Parrikar's absence from Goa as an opportunity to revive itself, after failing to come to power in the coastal state following the Assembly elections last year
The farmers have launched a 10-day agitation to press their demands, including loan waiver and right price for crops.
Agriculture department falls far short of target in supplying quality seeds to the farmers for ensuing season.
Born in 1950, Fundkar was instrumental in spreading the message of BJP in Vidarbha and among the farming communities.
‘Remarks on Deekshitulu taken out of context’, says Andhra Pradesh Agriculture Minister Somireddy Chandramohan Reddy
Agriculture Minister Somireddy Chandramohan Reddy lashed out at ousted Tirumala temple chief priest AV Ramana Deekshitulu for his remarks against the TTD and the State government.
Traders believe it would dent their business as shops will get distributed floor-wise in new building.
The draft agriculture policy of the Centre has failed to protect the state’s interests as only two clusters – for pineapple and ginger – have been allocated for Kerala, VS Sunilkumar said.
Taxing the agriculture income has always been a politically sensitive issue and governments have refrained from doing so.