Odisha farmers

Potato seeds continue to be out of bounds for farmers in Odisha

Meanwhile, the price of potatoes has sky-rocketed due to its unavailability in the market.

published on : 7th November 2022

Odisha babus on Holland jaunt, while real farmer beneficiaries suffer

However, attempts to contact the Minister and Principal Secretary of Agriculture department to get their responses proved futile.

published on : 7th September 2022

Odisha farmers protest crop insurance delay

According to reports, farmers of nine GPs in the district had claimed insurance for crop loss, of which, claims of three GPs have settled a few months ago.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Odisha farmers allege traders of creating artificial urea scarcity

While the price of urea is fixed at Rs 266.50 per 45 kg bag remained unchanged in the last three years, the same is being sold at Rs 300-500 per bag.

published on : 8th August 2022

4.75 lakh quintal certified seeds given to farmers: Odisha government at Assembly

Odisha minister RP Swain said that around 5,200 farmers of the State have registered with the Odisha State Seeds Corporation (OSSC) for production and supply of certified paddy seeds.

published on : 21st July 2022

Western Odisha farmers strike gold with black rice

Sudam Sahu, a progressive farmer from Bargarh who has been growing Kalabati Dhana from 2014, collected two varieties of black rice seeds from Nayagarh which he has preserved till now.

published on : 27th October 2019