Agriculture sector

India needs a comprehensive agricultural policy

For almost every sector of the economy, governments have laid down clear policies. But for farming, they never went beyond a draft prepared by the NDA at the turn of the millennium

published on : 3rd December 2021

Narendra Singh Tomar praises Uttar Pradesh government for bringing radical changes in farm sector

Haryana bagged the best state award for innovation, while Uttarakhand got the best state award for horticulture.

published on : 22nd October 2021

From record foodgrain production to farmer protests, eventful year for growing agriculture sector

The government has promised to decriminalise stubble burning by farmers and also assured continuation of power subsidies.

published on : 31st December 2020

Union budget 2018: Cheers for farm sector, but Kerala sceptical about benefits

It is not clear whether cash crops and other farm produce in Kerala will benefit from the MSP move. F

published on : 2nd February 2018