Farmers income

BJP disputes BJD claim on farmers’ income in Odisha

The BJP on Saturday lashed out at the State government over its claim of doubling farmers income in the State.

published on : 4th April 2022

BJD MP Prasanna Acharya criticises Centre for not fulfilling its promise of doubling farmers' income

Quoting the data of the National Crime Record Bureau, he said that 42,480 farmers and daily wage workers ended their lives in 2019, up six per cent from the previous year.

published on : 4th February 2022

Modi government days numbered, say Telangana Ministers

Energy Minister Jagadish Reddy in a statement alleged that the Modi government instead of doubling farmers' income, has doubled the income of brokers and industrialists.

published on : 14th January 2022

Missive to Modi: KCR blasts Centre for hike in fertiliser, fuel prices  

TRS supremo blames Centre’s skewed agriculture policy for steep rise in the cost of cultivation

published on : 13th January 2022

Mulling Directorate to increase farmers’ income: Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai

Bommai said successive governments have been focusing towards food production but have not focused on the economic development of farmers.

published on : 27th December 2021

Survey exposes Odisha government’s claim of doubling farmers’ income

The average monthly income of farmers has reduced by Rs 2,619 in the last five years notwithstanding the financial assistance extended to small and marginal farmers by the state and Centre.

published on : 16th September 2021

Government hikes minimum support price for wheat by Rs 40 to Rs 2,015 per quintal

The decision to increase the MSPs was taken at a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

published on : 8th September 2021

Doubling farmers' income in Karnataka a grand plan, but riddled with challenges

Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai recently announced Karnataka would be the first state in the country to double farmers’  income.

published on : 5th September 2021

Niti Aayog misses deadline to suggest MSP procurement model, farmers continue to bear brunt

The government’s ambitious minimum support price scheme to improve farmers’ income has hit a roadblock as Niti Aayog missed the deadline to suggest a viable procurement model.

published on : 7th April 2018