Of the 72,816 hectares under Kuruvai paddy cultivation in the district this year, crop over 67, 816 hectares has been harvested.
22 Oct 2022
Samba crop cultivation here, last year, sustained severe damage from unseasonal rains, leading to yield loss.
20 Oct 2022
Pollen shedding, premature harvesting due to unseasonal rains: Thanjai farmers stare at dip in kuruvai paddy yield
Even as kuruvai paddy harvesting is in the final phase in the district, farmers are staring at a reduction in yield as compared to last year due to the unseasonal rains.
12 Oct 2022
Tree saplings will be planted in around one acre of land in each of the villages under the Miyawaki method, which involves the planting of two to four tree saplings per square metre.
07 Oct 2022
With fine weather beaming in the district in the days preceding the downpour, the farmers looked forward for a good yield during harvest.
27 Sep 2022
Farmers harvesting kuruvai paddy have complained of excess rent being collected by private harvest machine operators.
22 Sep 2022
'Nel Jayaraman traditional paddy variety protection movement', which was introduced this year to distribute traditional paddy varieties through Government depots.
08 Sep 2022
The books for Thanjavur DCL and branch libraries were received in around 150 bundles in 2021. However, sources said the bundles are yet to be even opened.
07 Sep 2022
"The museum will celebrate the International Non-violence Day on October 2, jointly with the UN.
30 Aug 2022
Even as the harvest of early Kuruvai paddy crop commenced in Thanjavur district, the yield trend has been mixed.
18 Aug 2022
Farmers who have cultivated banana in Tiruvaiyaru block in the district are a worried lot as floodwater from the Cauvery is yet to recede even after nine days.
12 Aug 2022
With Kuruvai transplantation coming to end in Thanjavur district, farmers who have not gone in for the crop have started preparations for long-term Samba paddy cultivation.
10 Aug 2022
They want the government to reveal its plans to safeguard them in the event of crop damage and loss of yield from natural calamities.
03 Aug 2022
The fifth edition of Thanjavur book fair, which ended on Monday, recorded a significant sale in historical fiction books.
26 Jul 2022
After the Centre's nod, Food Minister R Sakkarapani announced the new prices for the commodities, which included the MSP and the incentives by the State government.
21 Jul 2022