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Pulwama Terror Attack: MP’s tomato farmers say no to exporting produce to Pakistan

Around 5000 farmers who have been engaged in tomato cultivation in villages of Petlawad block of Jhabua district have decided not to export their produce to Pakistan in the wake of the Pulwama attack.

published on : 19th February 2019

Jobless growth, rural indebtedness, urban chaos have made aspirational youth restless: Manmohan Singh

The former Prime Minister said knee-jerk reactions and off-the-cuff announcements of grandiose schemes and unproductive projects have manifestly failed to uplift the economy to its potential.

published on : 17th February 2019

President Kovind lauds Haryana farmers for adopting new methods to manage stubble, crop residue

The President honoured farmers with the 'Kisaan Ratna' and the 'Krishi Ratna' awards and said that the people and the government of Haryana were making efforts for the overall development of the state

published on : 17th February 2019

Chowkidar waived-off massive loans of industrialist friends, we did for farmers: Rahul Gandhi in Chattisgarh

Bastar visit was his third to Chhattisgarh after the Congress party returned to power in the state after 15 years.

published on : 17th February 2019

Domestic pepper prices to fall further as huge shipment leaves Lankan shores: Traders

Vietnam pepper attracts a duty tariff of 51 per cent. But by claiming the pepper to of Sri Lanka origin, the importer pays only 8 per cent.

published on : 13th February 2019

Around one-fourth of registered farmers in Chhattisgarh's Bastar zone fail to sell paddy on MSP

On an average around fifty percent farmers living in hamlets close to the naxal epicentre of the four districts in south Bastar reportedly couldn't access the paddy procurement centres.

published on : 13th February 2019

Goats die under mysterious circumstances, veterinarians dispel fears of dairy farmers in Vellore

The farmers belonging to villages including Mitalam, Bairapalli, Banderapalli, Vannianathapuram and Abigiripattarai say that hundreds of goats have died due to infection.

published on : 12th February 2019

75 lakh small farmer families in Tamil Nadu to get Rs 6000 aid

The Agriculture department is designated as the State nodal department for coordinating the scheme with the Central government and receipt of funds from the Union government.

published on : 11th February 2019

Zahirabad farmers ditch millet for cotton

The lack of government support for the millet crop has led to an overturn in sowing practices of the region in the last decade.

published on : 10th February 2019

Highlight 'burning issues' of farm distress and unemployment: Rahul to Congress office-bearers

The Congress chief said the candidate selection process should be more inclusive and participation of maximum party stakeholders and workers should be ensured.

published on : 9th February 2019

HDK puts smiles on faces of fishermen, poultry farmers

It is after a gap of three years that the government has raised milk subsidy.

published on : 9th February 2019

Kumaranna pleases most farmers, but not all

While welcoming the new schemes of the state government, they say that the initiatives are too little compared to the problems faced by farmers on a daily basis.

published on : 9th February 2019

TN Budget: Rs 10K crore loans, special schemes for farmers

The government would form 2,000 Farmers Producers Groups and 100 Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs), with a financial allocation of Rs 100.42 crore.

published on : 9th February 2019

Tamil Nadu budget leaves delta farmers disappointed

The farmers, particularly those who were severely affected by Cyclone Gaja, were expecting a waiver of farm loans availed through cooperative societies.

published on : 8th February 2019

Tamil Nadu budget: Mega sops for farmers?

The government is likely to make special announcements for farmers affected by Cyclone Gaja and agrarian families facing a drought-like situation in several parts of the State.

published on : 8th February 2019
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