Agriculture

Telangana to cultivate oil palm in 20 lakh acres in next four years

Agriculture Minister S Niranjan Reddy said the decision was taken by Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao to meet the shortfall in the country’s oil production.

published on : 18th July 2021

Centre invites farmers to talks, APMCs to get interest bonus

Tomar, briefing the Cabinet decision, said the interest subvention scheme has been amended to allow the projects for the strengthening of the APMCs within the ambit of the scheme.

published on : 9th July 2021

Excess irrigation over northern India risking agriculture in other regions  

The study, which establishes that monsoon precipitation is sensitive to the choice of irrigation practices in South Asia, can help plan agricultural practices in this region.

published on : 5th July 2021

Lack of water puts cane farming in shambles

Sugarcane cultivators in Palacode are predicting a bleak season as groundwater levels have sunk alarmingly low.

published on : 28th June 2021

PMK brings up 281 ideas to support farm community

The PMK on Sunday unveiled a shadow agriculture budget, suggesting 281 ideas under 75 titles to support the agrarian community in the State.

published on : 28th June 2021

Increase pulse production to meet nation’s needs: Telangana agriculture minister

S Niranjan Reddy celebrated ‘Eruvaka Pournami’ at Allavada village of Chevella mandal in Rangareddy district, where he offered prayers to bulls and ploughed a farmer’s field to mark the occasion. 

published on : 25th June 2021

Farm laws: Protesters at Delhi borders to mark seven months of agitation on June 26

Farmers at the Singhu, Tikri and Ghazipur border points are gearing up for June 26 and they will observe it as 'Save Agriculture, Save Democracy Day', it said in a statement.

published on : 24th June 2021

Separate annual agriculture budget will be tabled: Governor Purohit

The government will introduce a separate annual budget for agriculture with the objective of increasing agricultural productivity and protecting farmers’ welfare.

published on : 22nd June 2021

Agri laws: Farmers block highway in Ambala, force Haryana minister to skip meeting

Police had barricaded all roads leading to the meeting's venue in the morning and deployed a large number of personnel.

published on : 21st June 2021

Agro centres to tie up with Israel, help double farm income in India

While the centre for mango cultivation is located in Kolar, the centre for pomegranate is in Bagalkot and the centre for vegetables is in Dharwad.

published on : 17th June 2021

Land acquired for three skill development colleges in Andhra Pradesh's Guntur district

The revenue and district skill development department officials identified the lands and completed the acquisition process.

published on : 16th June 2021

Vigilance Department raids seed outlets in Telangana

Criminal cases were registered against three outlets in Mahabubabad district and one in Jayashankar-Bhupalpally district for storing and selling expired seeds, fertilizers and pesticides.

published on : 13th June 2021

Measures against spurious seeds pay off as sale declines in Telangana

Sale of fake seeds on a decline in TS, focus now on repeat offenders from Andhra and Maha: Agriculture Minister

published on : 13th June 2021

75% of lands in Tamil Nadu will be made cultivable in 10 years: Stalin

The CM further said that the share of arable lands would be increased in line with the seven promises announced during the DMK’s State-level conference in Tiruchi.

published on : 13th June 2021

Telangana to cultivate cotton in 75 lakh acres, says Singireddy Niranjan Reddy

Agri Min urges ryots to reduce paddy cultivation, focus on cotton

published on : 8th June 2021
1 2 3 4 5 6 >