Crop insurance

Pension scheme, crop insurance firm among key demands of TN farmers

The government should take steps to provide reasonable prices for agricultural products besides educating the farmers in doing value-addition for their products.

published on : 19th March 2023

Crop insurance claim disputes in nine districts settled: Narendra Singh Tomar

These claims have now been settled by the insurance companies as per the directions of the TAC.

published on : 21st December 2022

Notice on plea to pay crop insurance for 423 farmers

The PIL, filed by MDMK leader Vaiko’s son G Durai Vaiyapuri, said the farmers have not been paid insurance amount for the year 2016- 17.

published on : 3rd December 2022

Give land today, work will start tomorrow: Ashwini Vaishnaw

Tomar told the gathering that crop insurance compensation money is with the state government and once people put pressure on BJD, beneficiaries will receive it.

published on : 28th November 2022

Centre shifting responsibility in delay in payment of crop insurance, says BJD

On Tomar’s statement, Acharya said Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana is a central scheme and responsibility lies with the Centre to pay crop insurance to farmers.

published on : 28th November 2022

Farmers lose faith in crop insurance after private insurers classify Tiruchy as 'high-risk zone'

The figure includes 25,396 applications for crop insurance, 8,920 from cotton farmers and 13,977 applications for maize crop insurance.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Deadline to insure crops in 27 districts of TN extended to Nov 21

The earlier deadline was November 15 and Chief Minister MK Stalin had urged Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar to extend the deadline till November 30.  

published on : 19th November 2022

BJD targets Centre over crop insurance again

Finally the scheme was cleared after the chief minister personally intervened and went to the office of the chief electoral officer in Bhubaneswar to explain about the scheme.

published on : 17th November 2022

Crop insurance enrollment to conclude Tuesday

They added that the crop insurance is expected to fall between 2.8 - 3 lakh acres.

published on : 15th November 2022

BJD targets Centre over crop insurance claims to farmers

Cooperation minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak had met union agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar at New Delhi in this regard recently.

published on : 14th November 2022

Odisha seeks resolution of crop insurance claims

Union minister urged to direct insurance companies for fast disbursal

published on : 10th November 2022

Deadline close by, only 18 per cent of paddy crops in Thanjavur insured

Though there was widespread loss last samba season, only seven of the total villages were given insurance claims, which the farmers attribute as a factor for their reluctance to insure this year.

published on : 8th November 2022

Only 7 of 856 Thanjavur villages eligible for crop insurance claim

Samba crop cultivation here, last year, sustained severe damage from unseasonal rains, leading to yield loss.

published on : 20th October 2022

Rain damage: Tamil Nadu farmers start getting compensation

Chief Minister MK Stalin on Tuesday commenced the disbursal of compensation for crops damaged due to rain and other reasons in 2021-22.

published on : 12th October 2022

Odisha farmers protest crop insurance delay

According to reports, farmers of nine GPs in the district had claimed insurance for crop loss, of which, claims of three GPs have settled a few months ago.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Union govt's crop insurance deadline expires, Cauvery delta ryots seek answers

They want the government to reveal its plans to safeguard them in the event of crop damage and loss of yield from natural calamities.

published on : 3rd August 2022

Rs 640 crore crop insurance claim of 2021 Kharif season pending for disbursal: Odisha minister

Cooperation Minister Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak said Rs 723.81 crore out of the total estimated crop insurance claim Rs 1363.26 crore for 2021 kharif season have been released.

published on : 14th July 2022

Grieved over YSR Crop Insurance Scheme, volunteer slaps himself with footwear, quits post

Only one farmer out of the 52 who are registered for the YSR Crop Insurance Scheme in his cluster, has received the compensation so far.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Disclose details of crop insurance scheme: TDP

Former TDP minister Somireddy Chandramohan Reddy on Saturday ridiculed the implementation of the free crop insurance scheme by the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy government.

published on : 19th June 2022

Government offices remain paralysed in Bargarh as farmers continue agitation over crop insurance

Sources said that the over 90,000 farmers had applied for insurance under PMFBY and also paid the premium for around 2 lakh hectare of farmland.

published on : 15th June 2022
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