Oil Palm

Oil palm is the new buzzword in agriculture in Telangana

The district administration is encouraging the farmers to switch over to the new crop. It is supporting the farmers with supply of saplings.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Harish proposes Rs 1000 crore allocation for expansion of oil palm cultivation

Finance Minister Harish also announced that crop loan waiver for loans limited to Rs 50,000 would be waived-off by the end of March.

published on : 8th March 2022

State government increases subsidies for oil palm cultivation

The State stands first in the country in oil palm cultivation with an area of 1.81 lakh hectares, cultivated by 1.32 lakh farmers in eight districts. 

published on : 27th February 2022

Confident Telangana will be No. 1 in oil palm cultivation: Union Agriculture Minister

Narendra Singh Tomar says though cultivable area for groundnuts, mustard is rising, growing oil palm is crucial to meet country’s rising demand

published on : 29th December 2021

Oil palm to be raised in 67,000 acres in Telangana's Kamareddy district

Officials also revealed that Tadwai mandal has been selected for oil palm cultivation and in the first phase, the government will encourage 29 farmers to cultivate oil palm in 268 acres.

published on : 26th December 2021

Telangana government’s oil palm cultivation push feasible, but dependent on water: Expert

Observing that it was not the right option for small farmers, Dr. V Madhava Reddy said that where other crops were more profitable for farmers, they didn’t go for oil palm.

published on : 20th December 2021

Northeast unites in opposing oil palm plantations

Earlier, Meghalaya MP, Agatha Sangma, who is the sister of Chief Minister Conrad Sangma, had petitioned Prime Minister Narendra Modi to oppose the oil palm plantations in the state.

published on : 7th November 2021

Expansion of oil palm cultivation is path to self-sufficiency

India which was self-sufficient in edible oils in the early 1990s has emerged as a leading importer in the last decade or so.India which was self-sufficient in edible oils in the early 1990s has emerg

published on : 30th September 2021

FGV to set up oil palm unit in Telangana

The world’s largest crude palm oil producing company also invited Rama Rao to visit Malaysia to study the prospects of oil palms.

published on : 23rd September 2021