Following the detaining of the protestors by the Upparpet police, farmers across the state blocked highways demanding their release.
Co 0238 is high yielding. With a diameter of about 2.5 to 2.75 cm, it is 'medium thick', and 0.25 cm thicker than 'medium thin' varieties.
The Karnataka State Sugarcane Growers’ Association has called for a statewide stir to protest the delay in fixing the price of sugarcane.
We will give them sweet news soon,” he told reporters after a marathon meeting with Raitha Sangha members.
As per the experts, the moth caterpillar is harmless and does not cause death. "If touched there will be irritation on the skin that occurs with any of the moth caterpillars," they claimed.
Minister of State for Food and Consumer Affairs Sadhvi Jyoti informed that Simbhaoli Sugars has paid Rs 263.60 crore, while an amount of Rs 238.09 crore is yet to be paid by them.
Sugarcane farmers in Nizamabad, who have been fighting a long battle for the revival of sugar factories, are now pressing to make their demand an election issue in the district.
Paddy and sugarcane farmers expect a bountiful harvest, in the wake of abundant rainfall during the South West monsoon.
Hence farmers urged the State government to undertake crushing by early November and requested the mills to take up the labour costs for the welfare of the farmers.
Paddy was sown in 390.99 lakh hectare in the year-ago period, the data showed. It is the main kharif crop, sowing of which begins with the onset of the southwest monsoon from June.
The farmer, Raju Kanbarkar, found out about it when he visited his field later in the morning. He alleged that foresters have cut fully grown sugarcane.
Several farmers on Monday staged an agitation demanding that the Union Government announce the State Advisory Price (SAP) for sugarcane.
Study by Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences researchers links sugarcane ash to chronic kidney ailment
As per the findings, CKD is common among manual agricultural workers in hot regions.
Sugar factories in Karnataka have crushed a record 622.26 lakh tonnes of sugarcane in the year 2021-22, 181.14 lakh tonnes more than last year.
Out of the 10 districts in Maharashtra that have topped the list of excess sugarcane stock this year, seven are from the Marathwada region, the official said.
Sources said the Centre has decided to blend as much as 30 per cent of ethanol in petrol by October in comparison to the 10 per cent allowed currently.
Many farmers said they have to delay cutting, which would reduce the quality of juice and fetch poor returns.
He demanded that the hike in the fair and remunerative price of sugarcane should be on par with the rise in prices of petrol, diesel and other items.
PM assured Sugarcane farmers that within the next two weeks, the FRP for sugarcane for the sugar season of 2018-19, will also be announced, which will be higher than the 2017-18 price.