cotton farmers

Cotton farmers of Kalahandi eye a good harvest 

Sources said, a farmer of Madingpadar village Jhajman Nag has been successful in growing drum sticks on his cotton field of 10 acre. 

published on : 12th October 2022

Perambalur farmers complain about rising cost of raising Maize and cotton crops

Farmers cite reasons ranging from the rise in wages of farm labourers to soaring prices of fertilisers, pesticides and weedicide as cause for concern.

published on : 17th September 2022

Yarn price hike gives cotton farmers new lease of life

With harvest season kicking off in the district, heavy demand in open and regulatory markets for cotton has led to the record high price of Rs 112 in the Ramanathapuram district.

published on : 14th June 2022

Cotton seeds are as good as gold for Abilabad ryots

The officials of the agriculture department estimate that the farmers may have bought 20 lakh cotton packets for sowing in about 3.5 lakh acres in the entire erstwhile Adilabad district.

published on : 4th May 2022

Cotton farmers fear dip in prices after decision to withdraw import duty

Commenting on the withdrawal of import duty for import of cotton bales, Navaneedhan said it has only crashed down the market-driven price for cotton lint.

published on : 17th April 2022

Farmers bank on cotton again, but seeds in short supply

Cotton growers in Karnataka, who hit the jackpot last season, selling their crop for record-high prices, are running from pillar to post to get high-yield variety of cotton seeds.

published on : 16th April 2022

Nine years on, Perambalur cotton farmers await textile park in Padalur

Darez Ahmed brought the textile park in Padalur so that farmers could increase production and get a fair price.

published on : 20th March 2022