Turmeric farmers not paid amid Covid crisis

Turmeric farmers of Nizamabad have not been receiving payments from commission agents at the District Agricultural Market Yard for a while now.

published on : 30th April 2021

Turmeric ryots in Telangana vow to support BJP MP D Arvind in 2024 polls

It may recalled in the 2019 Parliamentary elections, several farmers filed mass nominations to highlight their demand for a special turmeric board and MSP for turmeric. 

published on : 16th April 2021

Turmeric farmers in Telangana burn BJP's poll manifesto for Tamil Nadu

The saffron party has, in the manifesto, promised to establish a Tumeric Board in Tamil Nadu to resolve the issues being faced by farmers.

published on : 26th March 2021

Scientist at Bhubaneswar-based ILS invents turmeric bandage to heal wounds

Dr Sanjeeb Sahoo has developed a curcumin formulation that can be easily absorbed in the wound site, writes Hemant Kumar Rout

published on : 21st March 2021

No turmeric board in Nizamabad, clarifies Centre

Responding to Uttam, Union Minister of State for Agriculture Parshottam Rupala reiterated that the spices board was already handling nearly 50 spices including turmeric.

published on : 17th March 2021

Netizens vent ire at Nizamabad MP Dharmapuri Arvind over turmeric board denial

However, Arvind, via a tweet, claimed that the turmeric farmers had benefited from the spices board and mentioned other steps taken by the Centre for farmers.

published on : 17th March 2021