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Maharashtra: Rs 225 crores subsidy to milk farmers pending for want of bank account details

The Maharashtra government had taken a decision some months back to provide a subsidy of Rs 5 per for every litre of milk to the co-operative and private producers to convert it into milk powder.

published on : 19th September 2018

Sugarcane growers protest in Karnataka, demand dues from 25 sugar factories

In a memorandum submitted to KJ George, the farmers said factories in Mandya, Karwar, Belagavi, Bagalkot, Vijayapura, Kalaburagi and Bidar owed them dues.

published on : 19th September 2018

1,000 farmers oppose Government's bullet train project in Gujarat High Court

The project was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in September last year.

published on : 18th September 2018

Milk of human kindness for dairy farmers

He says 60 per cent of the daily feed should consist of different varieties of grass.

published on : 16th September 2018

Cabinet okays Rs 15,053 crores new procurement policy to assure MSP to farmers 

The new umbrella policy 'Pradhan Mantri Annadata Aay SanraksHan Abhiyan' (PM-AASHA) was approved in the Cabinet meeting, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, held here

published on : 12th September 2018

Tamil Nadu government's Rs 1.6 thousand crore boost for micro-irrigation projects

Drip irrigation, a component of micro-irrigation, is best suited for horticultural crop cultivation.

published on : 11th September 2018

Odisha farmers in deep water as rains damage crop fields

Large tracts of paddy fields have been damaged due to recent torrential rains in Kendrapara district and its nearby areas.

published on : 10th September 2018

Hundreds of protesters held in Thanjavur and Tiruchy

And in Tiruchy, members of the farmers’ association were arrested near the Upper Anaicut on  the Tiruchy-Karur highway.

published on : 9th September 2018

Maharashtra: Three farmers commit suicide in Marathwada

Three farmers took their lives in Maharashtra's Marathwada region in the last 24 hours, said police officials.

published on : 7th September 2018

Angry onion farmers dump produce on road

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. 

published on : 7th September 2018

Farmers, workers rally in New Delhi, demand farm loan waiver and remunerative prices for crops

Organised by Left-wing farmers' and workers' outfits, the 'Mazdoor Kishan Sangharsh Rally', began from the Ramlila Maidan and culminated at the Parliament Street.

published on : 5th September 2018

Praja Sankalpa Yatra: Raiwada farmers pour out woes to Jagan

When the Opposition Leader reached Raiwada, farmers informed him that even though reservoir is in their area, it is not catering to their irrigation needs. 

published on : 5th September 2018

Maharashtra like mega farmer rally march planned in Delhi

According to the organisers approximately three lakh people facing hardships in different sectors under the current central government will take part in the protest march.

published on : 4th September 2018

Hyderabad HC directs State to provide infrastructure support for implementing ryot schemes

A division bench of the Hyderabad High Court directed the two States to utilise the services of legal services authorities in identifying the beneficiaries under the two schemes.

published on : 4th September 2018

Bumper harvest to blame for onion glut

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

published on : 4th September 2018
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