Paddy cultivation

Siddipet Collector issues clarification on his paddy cultivation comment

The Collector also mentioned that he was just trying to educate farmers on the benefits of alternative farming.

published on : 4th November 2021

Telangana government says no to paddy; it’s that or nothing, say farmers

The State government too has no capacity to store paddy for the next two to three years.

published on : 29th October 2021

Telangana CM advises farmers against cultivating paddy

The officials informed the Chief Minister that parboiled rice needed for the next five years was already in store with the Centre, with 70 lakh tonne procured paddy still lying in rice mills.

published on : 13th September 2021

Odisha's Sundargarh starts field assessment for paddy crop loss

The district had targeted paddy cultivation on 2.09 lakh hectare out of total 3.13 lakh hectare farmland. 

published on : 3rd September 2021

Punjab: Paddy-wheat to timber, strategic shift to agroforestry pays dividends

Punjab fares well in Union agriculture ministry scheme that focuses on enhancing income of marginal farmers and diversifying land use by paying attention to agro-forestry.

published on : 22nd August 2021

Urea shortage thwarts Delta farmers' Kuruvai dreams

Farmers of Thanjavur district have cultivated Kuruvai on 1.65 lakh acres, exceeding the target of 1.05 lakh acres.

published on : 14th August 2021

Rain deficit stares at low paddy coverage in Odisha

Experts said that if the paddy cultivation target is not achieved in the kharif season, price of rice in the open market will be hiked by traders.

published on : 13th August 2021

Telangana Civil Supplies Department speeds up paddy procurement

Stating that they procured 21.22 lakh metric tonnes in just 10 days after the enforcement of the lockdown, Reddy claimed that Telangana was the only State to achieve this feat.

published on : 23rd May 2021