“Those who are trying to become entrepreneurs, we will fully support them. The farmers by nature are hardworking, and have an entrepreneurial spirit.
Being one of the extensively grown vegetable crops in the district, bhendi is cultivated on thousands of hectares here and most markets in the district procure the vegetable from local farmers.
Similarly farmers from 15 farmer unions of Haryana marched towards Haryana Raj Bhavan from Panchkula and were stopped at the Chandigarh-Haryana border.
Following the detaining of the protestors by the Upparpet police, farmers across the state blocked highways demanding their release.
As per the nutritional analysis, yak milk contains 78-82% water, 7.5-8.5% fat, 4.9-5.3% protein, 4.5-5.0% lactose and 12.3-13.4% SNF.
The group has also urged rural voters in poll-bound Gujarat to question and punish the ruling BJP on the legal guarantee of minimum support price (MSP) issue in the upcoming assembly elections.
Mishra has specifically asked to define who is a landless farmer and requested the minister to furnish district-wise figure of landless persons.
Wet famine is characterised by a shortage of food resources due to too much rain. It is a condition where crops on a farm are damaged, making them completely unfit for consumption.
The MP pointed out that Telangana has introduced boiled egg in mid-day meals in State-run schools and Anganwadi centres and hoped that north Indian States follow suit.
Kurumalai farmers said they suffered a huge financial loss due to drought, heavy rains and attack by fall armyworms in the past years, and it is a wild animal menace this year.
However, fertiliser shortages in the co-operative societies hedged in on cultivation process, the farmers complained.
The figure includes 25,396 applications for crop insurance, 8,920 from cotton farmers and 13,977 applications for maize crop insurance.
Scheme launched by BJD in 2019, to provide financial relief of Rs 10k to farmers
On Monday, the team surveyed 44 paddy fields in Badakudi village under Dhanpur panchayat of Jeypore block. As per the data, no cultivation was recorded in the village.
The move comes after CCMC Commissioner, along with the deputy commissioner, chaired a meeting with the officials of all five zones in the city
The officials said all the methods are viable and have requested Pitchai to meet the authorities concerned.
The agitating farmers have put up blockades similar to the ones in the year-long agitation in Delhi at six places across Punjab. As a result, highways are blocked.
“We had urged the district administration to demolish illegal prawn farms several times but they did not pay heed.
SKM also criticised the Union government for not implementing the written assurances made on 9 December 2021 on legally guaranteed MSP, and withdrawal of the Electricity Bill among others.
Thanjavur farmers insure additional 2.5 lakh acres in 10 days, but acreage still lower than last year
As on November 7, samba and thalady cultivation over around 39,000 acres in the district were only insured under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY).