Agriculture Minister S Niranjan Reddy

Telangana Agriculture Minister Niranjan Reddy asks BJP to come clean on paddy procurement

Reddy said the Centre was not only delaying phased payment to Telangana for procuring paddy by 5-6 months, but was also not paying for the accumulated interest on debt, which was being borne by TS.

published on : 10th November 2021

Telangana government plans tissue culture lab to boost horticulture

Telangana’s Agriculture Minister S Niranjan Reddy said the plant yield is more when they are grown through tissue culture in comparison to traditionally grown plants.

published on : 14th October 2021

Agri-tech may change the face of crop insurance in Telangana

One of the major reasons for this trust-deficit is that farmers were never made a part of the damage assessment process, Agriculture Minister S Niranjan Reddy said.

published on : 11th October 2021

Crops in 2 lakh acre damaged in Telangana, KCR government mum on compensation

According to the Joint Director of Agriculture, though heavy rains last Vaanakalam had initially given an impression that lakhs of acres were destroyed, most of them recovered once the water receded.

published on : 1st October 2021

Telangana Minister releases 2nd edition of ‘Suravaram Telanganam’

Social historian Suravaram Pratapa Reddy was a reformer who had fought for equality and justice for the poor and the progress of society nearly 88 years ago.

published on : 13th September 2021

Telangana urges Centre to expand agriculture subsidies scope

He also suggested removing the ceiling on subsidies for micro irrigation on cultivable area so that farmers could be encouraged further to take up oil palm cultivation. 

published on : 8th September 2021

Telangana government to encourage cultivation of oilseeds

Agriculture Minister S Niranjan Reddy said groundnut grown in Telangana, especially in the erstwhile districts of Rangareddy and Mahbubnagar, was of superior quality and high in demand across India.

published on : 6th August 2021

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

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