The rice, known for its medicinal properties and distinct aroma, is widely grown by tribals across Koraput district.
The ICAR centre, based in Arunachal’s Dirang, described the approval of its proposal by the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), as 'historic'
The provisions of the direction are applicable to banks, all non-banking finance companies (NBFCs), including housing finance companies (HFCs), NABARD, NHB, EXIM Bank, and SIDBI.
The Irrigation Department on Thursday accorded administrative approval to Basaveshwara and Sangameshwara lift irrigation schemes.
He stressed upon diversification of loan portfolio, enhancement of agriculture term loan and strengthening of IT infrastructure of cooperative banks to make them relevant and sustainable.
NABARD has enhanced the RIDF loan to Odisha from around Rs 2,500 crore in 2016-17 to Rs 3,000 crore in the current financial year.
The TRS leaders later blamed the villager for ‘creating a ruckus’ suspecting him to be a Congress supporter.
The reduction in interest rate on short term loan was in response to the request made by the OSCSC on September 3.
Agricultural credit outstanding grew at 12.3 per cent in 2020-21, the highest across all sectors.
He told the media that the virtual expo is a crucial step to support weavers of Karnataka.
When Kollapur Farmers Producer Company started with about a hundred farmers from ST communities like Chenchus and Lambadas forming a collective to develop mango orchards in their lands.
Villages in Ferozepur and Fazilka face issues of high turbidity, whereas villages in Rupnagar and Hoshiarpur have a challenge of seasonal water shortage.
Kodali Nani said the Naidu government paid an average of only Rs 8,500 crore a year to farmers for crop procurement, but it is Rs 16,000 crore a year now.
The water supply projects are intended to provide 70 litre per capita per day safe and portable drinking water at the consumer-end through functional household tap connection.
The two mega projects will come up in Jajpur district (covering Badachana and Dharmasala blocks) and Puri district (covering Brahmagiri and Krushnaprasad block).