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Under the ‘Punchapadam’ scheme, officers from the Agriculture Department first formed a collective of 30 farmers owning paddy fields at Malapp.
During the 2017 calendar year, there was 25 per cent drop in the average number of agriculture related job searches per week, it said.
He also said such agri-fairs should be organised in remote rural places for better dissemination of farm technologies and government programmes.
Food processing policy, mega food parks, exclusive mobile app for farmers and direct procurement of red gram, black gram and green gram among the initiatives.
The Cabinet today gave ex-post facto nod for the memorandum of understanding inked between India and Iran in the field of agriculture and allied sectors.
His comments came after he was trolled online for his reported statement supporting Scheduled Tribe (ST) status to Karnataka's Lamani tribe, whose members have migrated to Goa.
An imbalanced distribution of rainfall during the northeast monsoon season has left several parts of the State scurrying for water and leaving the agricultural activities under tremendous stress.
While the income of farmers in the State has doubled between 2003 and 2013, a series of steps are being taken with an aim to increase their income two-times more, he added.
Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu directed the officials of International Rice Research Centre, Philippines to submit a scientific report on quality paddy with low production cost.
Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has inaugurated nine new bridges constructed at a total cost of `18.02 crore and new buildings for the Agriculture Department built at a cost of Rs 66.61 crore.
A wide divide between the agriculture and corporate sector has surfaced in public sector banks’ response, with ‘write-off’ of loans or ‘restructuring’ loans for the latter being easier than the former
The State government accepted the special package after the Centre made it clear that it could not accord SCS to the State.
Addressing a conference on 'doubling farm income by 2022', he said pulses production in the country has risen to 23 million tonnes from 17 million tonnes in just one year.
The recommendations will also benefit the government's inter-ministerial panel on doubling farmers income.
After their short film ‘Neerthulliye Kaanaathaaya Divasam’ garnered accolades, the students of Sainik School Kazhakootam have come out with yet another ‘short’ marvel; ‘Mikhail Kandethiya Nidhi’, a fi