Around 50,000 hectare of agricultural land in Cuttack rainfed
The irony lies in the fact that the non-irrigated land in the district is surrounded by rivers and canals.
Bargarh farmers of Odisha cry foul over deduction in quantity
Farmers alleged they incurred losses since millers deducted an average of 2-3 kg paddy from each bag during procurement.
Untimely and incessant rain leaves Bapatla salt farmers in distress
The farmers have requested the government and officials to take necessary action and provide subsidies to them and assist them to bear these losses.
Delay in paddy procurement arrears to farmers not our fault: Kerala Bank
The bank had handed over the list of pending disbursals to the supplyco and asked it to communicate it to the farmers.
Farmers demand desilting of channels in Kanniyakumari
Farmers' association functionary N Rakkisamuthu from Chenbagaramanputhur said that Kannipoo paddy cultivation has begun in most areas through the direct sowing method.
Tiruppur farmers allege medical waste dumped in Noyyal
New problems have cropped up now. Some individuals are dumping medical waste regularly in Noyyal river in Tiruppur.
Pilot project to extend bank loans to tenant farmers of Konaseema
The district administration has decided to facilitate bank loans up to Rs 1 lakh to the tenant farmers in 10 mandals of Konaseema under a pilot project.
2022's repeat of early water release unlikely as Mettur dam storage 'insufficient', says PWD-WRD
The dam capacity stood at 89.94 tmcft and the storage level at 115.35 feet when its sluice gates were opened last year.
Bring 100-metric tonne cold storage facility in Marungapuri regulated market: TN farmers
Sources of the horticulture department said said the taluk lacks the Uzhavar Sandhai required to sell the crops produced at a large scale here.
Wrestlers' stir: Farmers climb over, shove aside barricades to reach protesters at Jantar Mantar
The Samyukt Kisan Morcha (SKM) has announced a nationwide agitation in support of the protesting wrestlers.
State will purchase rain-soaked paddy too, KCR assures Telangana farmers
The government will also buy the rain-soaked paddy and pay the same amount that will be for the normal paddy, he assured the farmers.
Unknown disease ruins paddy crop, dashes farmers’ hope in Odisha
They reported that the tip of their paddy crops first turned pale after which the entire plant got damaged.
Untimely rain brings relief in Andhra, ryots incur crop loss
In the last two days, nine people have lost their lives owning due to lightning strikes in Krishna, Prakasam and NTR districts.
Meet between two farmer groups for LBP modernisation to be held in TN on Wednesday
Due to this, every year, when water is released into the canal, there are leaks in many places.
Country run by dangerous people, 2024 is the last chance to get rid of BJP: Satya Pal Malik
Malik exhorted the farmers to stand united and fight for their rights.
100 acres of shrimp farms hit by white spot disease in Nagapattinam, loss estimated in crores
Shrimp farmers in Nagapattinam district are a worried lot as white spot disease has affected over 100 acres of shrimp farming over the past one month.
Tamil Nadu: e-NAM successful in providing better prices to tomato farmers
However, in most cases, the tomatoes are priced poorly and the farmers are exploited by middlemen.
In a first in Tiruchy, Thuvarankurichi regulated market to procure copra at MSP
While mentioning coconut cultivation as being taken up over 5,115 hectares in the district, department sources said that the market procurement rate for copra dropped below Rs 85/kg.
Rise in sweet lime prices brings cheer to farmers in Andhra Pradesh
Sweet lime is being cultivated in large extent in Anantapur, Kadapa and Nellore districts.
'Marginal farmers' don't get benefits out of govt schemes: Study
The study "Annual Survey of States of Marginal Farmers in India" was done by the Forum of Enterprises for Equitable Development (FEED).
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test