Unseasonal rain

Advancing Rabi paddy easier said than done, say experts in Hyderabad

Unless crop duration in Kharif season is advanced by a month, it is unlikely that it could be followed in Rabi season

published on : 22nd October 2022

EXPLAINER | Taking a closer look into the cause and effects of climate change in India

From extreme heatwave to unseasonal rain, resulting in heavy flooding, to ground water depletion, effects of climate change are real and likely to increasingly impact more and more people.

published on : 17th October 2022

Unseasonal rains impact small farmers; govt's crop insurance scheme provides protection: Tomar

The minister also listed out challenges faced by the Indian agriculture sector, including the gradual reduction in the cultivable area because of the need for land for infrastructure development.

published on : 12th October 2022

Kuruvai harvest in Mayiladuthurai takes a hit from unseasonal rains

They prefer track-model harvesters over wheel-model harvesters as the former can move freely through rain-hit paddy fields.

published on : 25th August 2022

Rain leaves pineapple rotting, Kerala farmers suffer Rs100-crore loss

4,000 tonnes of  fruit decaying in farms with no takers, pushing 80 per cent of growers into dept trap with no support from state govt

published on : 19th May 2022

Farmers besiege collectorate over pending insurance relief

The farmers had lost their black gram and green gram crops due to the unseasonal rainfall during the fiscal 2020-21. The pulses accounted for the majority area of the crops cultivated in the district.

published on : 5th April 2022

TN farmers worried as unseasonal rain may hit harvest-ready crops in Delta region

The remaining 30,000 hectares, mostly in the areas of Tiruvaiyaru, Budalur, and parts of Thanjavur block, are yet to be harvested.

published on : 3rd March 2022