Farmers

Egg price hits ₹6 in Dharmapuri, poultries blame rise in input cost

Poultry farmers stated that over the past year, production cost increased by roughly 30% which put immense strain on farmers who couldn't stabilise the maintenance of their poultry.

published on : 30th June 2022

Andipatti locals claim quarry broke rules, used high-power explosives 

The petition said, "A 70-feet-deep pit is dug in the quarry using giant borewell machines and high-power explosives are blasted inside it. Because of this, our farm wells and borewells have collapsed

published on : 29th June 2022

Andhra Pradesh government to unveil millets policy soon to make ryots go Anfor crop diversification

Kakani said crop diversification is the need of the hour to ensure maximum income generation for farmers, but opined that it will take time to convince them.

published on : 29th June 2022

Bengaluru to host state agriculture ministers’ meet

State Agriculture Minister BC Patil said they are also focusing on doubling farmers’ income, which has been given priority by both the Union and the state governments.

published on : 29th June 2022

Mayiladuthurai: Caste Hindu farmers' direct sowing affects livelihood, say SC community farm workers

The caste Hindu farmers prefer direct sowing over methods involving manual labour, like transplantation, the farm workers in Melaparuthikudi village near Kuthalam alleged.

published on : 28th June 2022

Adilabad: Tribal farmers obstruct forest staffers using bullock cart

Tribal farmers in Routsankepalli village under Asifabad mandal of Kumurambheem Asifabad district obstructed forest officials from entering the village using bullock carts on Monday.

published on : 28th June 2022

Land sharks using Dharani to usurp lands: Telangana farmers

Dharani portal, billed as a reform brought forth by the KCR administration in land registrations, is only adding to the cup of woes of the land owners.

published on : 28th June 2022

Samyukta Kisan Morcha claims Twitter accounts linked to farm movement withheld on 'instructions' of Centre

According to SKM, @kisnaektamorcha and @tractor2twitr are the two prominent accounts among others that have been withheld.

published on : 27th June 2022

Not many takers for subsidised seeds, Odisha farmers switch to high breed variety

In comparison, farmers only pay Rs 1,800 per quintal of high-breed seeds directly from the market.

published on : 27th June 2022

Survey predicts Cong victory in Karnataka: DK Shivakumar

He claimed that the victory of Madhu Madegowda in the South Graduates’ seat and Praksh Hukkeri from the North West Teachers’ constituency has set a trend in favour of Congress.

published on : 27th June 2022

Farmers to be trained in new farming tech, says Telangana Agri Minister

S Niranjan Reddy said there was a need for diversification of crops as per the market demand, soil-health tests, use of green manure and farm mechanisation to make the most out of farming.

published on : 25th June 2022

"State government was perpetrating violence against the farmers": TPCC president A Revanth Reddy

TPCC president A Revanth Reddy has questioned whether such an act of violence against the farmers could be considered a development or atrocities against the poor farmers.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Shifting markets to Saibaba Colony creates congestion: Coimbatore farmers

Wholesale trader R Srinivasan said congestion in the market has led to stagnation of vegetable sales.

published on : 23rd June 2022

Sanjay writes to KCR on Rabi paddy dues 

Alleging that neither the Agriculture Minister nor agriculture department officials were making any field visits despite commencement of the Kharif season,

published on : 23rd June 2022

TS farmers to get Rythu Bandhu from June 28

Ryots with one acre to get sop first; govt requires `7,500 cr to pay 63 lakh farmers, has borrowed `4,000cr and will get another `4,000cr

published on : 23rd June 2022
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