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The State government has finally issued guidelines for clearing cheques to NRI farmers under Rythu Bandhu scheme.
The golden-coloured banana is the most popular and tasty Nendran cultivated in the state and offered as Kazhchakulas in several temples including the Guruvayur Sree Krishna temple
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.
In a memorandum submitted to KJ George, the farmers said factories in Mandya, Karwar, Belagavi, Bagalkot, Vijayapura, Kalaburagi and Bidar owed them dues.
The project was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in September last year.
He says 60 per cent of the daily feed should consist of different varieties of grass.
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
Drip irrigation, a component of micro-irrigation, is best suited for horticultural crop cultivation.
Large tracts of paddy fields have been damaged due to recent torrential rains in Kendrapara district and its nearby areas.
And in Tiruchy, members of the farmers’ association were arrested near the Upper Anaicut on the Tiruchy-Karur highway.
Three farmers took their lives in Maharashtra's Marathwada region in the last 24 hours, said police officials.
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.
Organised by Left-wing farmers' and workers' outfits, the 'Mazdoor Kishan Sangharsh Rally', began from the Ramlila Maidan and culminated at the Parliament Street.
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.
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.