Agri dept records dip in registration for crop insurance cover in TN, officials attribute it to good rains
In the previous year, as many as 98,350 hectares of samba crops failed due to lack of proper irrigation.
Continuous dry spell leads to withering of Kharif crops in 49.99K hectares in Prakasam
The minister on Thursday said the centralised call centre was mooted as farmers were finding it difficult to contact each call centre to get details on schemes and farm-related information.
A report from the agriculture department released on Wednesday revealed that there have been excess rains in Sangareddy, Siddipet and Vikarabad districts, and normal rains in 23 districts.
Dandi, who was working as joint director (administration) in the agriculture department, was taking a dip in the water when he slipped and got swept away.
Agriculture dept sets target of 58.75L hectare for cultivation area