Karnataka farmer

18 lakh Karnataka farmers to get extra input subsidy in two days

In the next two days, the State Government will deposit the additional amount of the input subsidy towards crop loss compensation directly into the bank accounts of 18.02 lakh farmers.

published on : 10th February 2022

Tumakuru farmer who was insulted at Mahindra showroom gets his hand on pick-up truck

Kempegowda, a 27-year-old farmer from Tumakuru, has got his hand on a brand new Bolero Pick-up 1.7 truck.

published on : 30th January 2022

Karnataka: Humiliated at showroom, farmer comes back with Rs 10 lakh in half-hour to buy vehicle!

The video of the purported incident has been widely circulated in the social media and has drawn criticism with some users accusing the sales team at the showroom of being "classist".

published on : 24th January 2022

Karnataka farmers seek more fertiliser subsidy

“MoP was priced at Rs 895 for a 50-kg bag during the last monsoon season. However, there was an acute shortage of the fertiliser and growers struggled to get it amid the lockdown.

published on : 18th 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

Karnataka: Farmers to protest outside Suvarna Vidhana Soudha in Belagavi  

The farmers claimed that the government will provide a good market to corporates besides handing over agricultural land to them.

published on : 13th December 2021

Farm law repeal a big win, but will continue agitation: Karnataka farmers

State Sugarcane Growers Association president Kuruburu Shantakumar said such a situation was created as the Centre had failed to consult farmers before bringing in the farm laws.

published on : 30th November 2021

Advisory issued for Karnataka farmers due to heavy rains

Amidst heavy rain, thousands of farmers across Karnataka have complained of crop damage.

published on : 19th November 2021

For pandemic-hit Karnataka farmers, Krishi Mela turns into boon

This year, it was open to all. The more common problems that farmers in Karnataka seemed to face were water and labour shortage, and they were found looking for solutions here. 

published on : 13th November 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

Centre to procure green, black gram from Karnataka farmers

The Union Agriculture Ministry has approved the procurement of green gram and black gram from farmers in Karnataka, under the price support scheme for Kharif 2021- 22 season.

published on : 26th August 2021

51 lakh Karnataka farmers get Rs 1,023 crore under PM-Kisan Samman Nidhi

Over 51 lakh farmers across Karnataka received a total of Rs 1,023 crore directly into their bank accounts under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN) scheme on Monday.

published on : 10th August 2021

Budget ‘ordinary,’ say disappointed Karnataka farmers

Though they welcomed some decisions, they had expected more from Siddaramaiah.

published on : 17th February 2018