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Talking about the growth, Jaitley said India has grown at reasonable pace in the last quarter century.
Christened ‘Vallam Nira,’ the project is aimed at making the families in the block panchayat limits self-sufficient in vegetable farming and floriculture.
Sunil Kumar of the CPI told the media that Additional Chief Secretary P.H. Kurien should not speak at the expense of the state government.
Nearly 40 lorries and 300 tractors carrying onions have been arriving at the Kurnool Agriculture Market daily for the past 15 days. Onion is cultivated in 25,000 hectares in the district.
As the fertile top soil has been washed away, experts feel the soil needs to be tested and sufficient quantities of organic manure, major and minor nutrients applied.
Farmers from Bellary, Raichur, Siruguppa and other parts of Karnataka and Mahabubnagar in Telangana are also bringing their onion produce to Kurnool market hoping for a better price
The agriculture sector in the district incurred a loss of around Rs 204 crore in the recent floods.
He was offered Rs 750 per quintal of onions whereas the good quality of onions fetched a price of Rs 1,400 per quintal on that day.
The Union Ministry of Agriculture on Thursday approved Karnataka's appeal to implement Price Support Scheme (PSS) for procurement of green gram during the Kharif season 2018-19.
The project, which will be executed near Rusumo (Rwanda Tanzania border), is financed by the EXIM Bank of India under the government's Line Of Credit (LOC) programme, it added.
The FAO said in a news release today that outbreaks have been reported in four different Chinese provinces.
Loan camps were held in all the 534 blocks of the state earlier this month, but the farmers’ response remained less than encouraging, said officials.
The devastating floods that have left a trail of destruction will cripple the state’s agriculture production in a major way in the current year, especially rice.
Economic activity picked up in Q1; sales in segments like PV drove GVA, says SBI Research
Three faculty members, including a deputy girls’ hostel warden, have been accused of sexual harassment by a second-year student of the Tamil Nadu Agriculture College and Research Institute.