Food Processing

Union government scheme to create 200 fish product entrepreneurs in Karaikal

The beneficiaries would be given hands-on training by experts and a loan of up to Rs 10 lakh to start the business.

published on : 1st November 2021

Switch to organic farming: Kannababu tells farmers

This will help the farmers to sell their produce at a higher price, Principal Chief Secretary, Agriculture, Poonam Malakondaiah said.

published on : 7th September 2021

Telangana Food Processing Policy to attract Rs 25,000 crore investment, create 70,000 jobs

Cabinet sub-committee formed under the chairmanship of Agriculture Minister Niranjan Reddy to give a report on the storage of paddy, milling, marketing and for establishing new agro-based industries.

published on : 15th July 2021

Food processing zones to be set up on large scale in Telangana, 350 applications received

Rama Rao said the agony of people in drought-affected areas is now a distant blur as Telangana's hinterland was fast becoming verdant with the availability of enough water for irrigation purposes

published on : 30th June 2021

Andhra Pradesh to get 25 food processing units costing Rs 2,500 crore  

Describing AP as the fruit basket of India, Poonam Malakondiaiah said the state is producing 321 lakh metric tonnes of different kinds of fruits in an area of 17.84 lakh hectares.

published on : 27th June 2021

Ryots protest against low support price

Demanding support price for their produce from food processing industries, mango farmers on Monday staged a protest in front of Collectorate in Chittoor on Monday. 

published on : 22nd June 2021

Cabinet nod for food processing scheme

The State Cabinet on Monday gave its nod to implementing the nationwide micro food processing scheme, as proposed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, under the Atma Nirbhar Yojana.

published on : 27th April 2021

USD 19 billion to flow into food processing sector, says Harsimrat Kaur Badal

India’s food processing sector is set to see fund infusion to the tune of $18.84 billion, Union food processing minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said here on Sunday.

published on : 6th November 2017

Scale up food processing sector by ten-fold in 5 years: Piyush Goyal

The minister said price stability across various food products can be ensured throughout the year in India by innovative solutions around transportation and storage.

published on : 5th November 2017