kharif season

After farmer protests, Telangana govt to buy maize

During the review meeting, KCR recalled that the State government had urged farmers not to go in for maize in the Kharif season as they would not get the MSP for the produce.

published on : 24th October 2020

Telangana government to procure all paddy, cotton produce

The Chief Minister said that efforts were on to procure cotton through Cotton Corporation of India (CCI) and discussions were going on with the CCI in this regard.

published on : 7th October 2020

Blame game over shortage of urea, Odisha claims poor supply

Sahoo further claimed that the State received 34,150 tonne of urea till August 17 against requirement of one lakh tonne for the month of August.

published on : 11th September 2020

Odisha cooperative banks fail to meet crop loan target

The State cooperative credit structure has failed to achieve the crop loan disbursement target set by the Government for this kharif season.

published on : 17th August 2020

Demand for power in agriculture sector of Andhra Pradesh likely to climb during Kharif season

According to a statement issued by the department on Thursday, the rains have driven down the power demand.

published on : 31st July 2020

After record yield, Andhra Pradesh sets even higher targets for foodgrain production

Andhra Pradesh, which achieved a foodgrain-production record of 180.54 lakh tonnes in 2019-20, has now set itself a target of 183.63 lakh tonnes for the 2020-21 fiscal.

published on : 22nd June 2020

Farmers in Telangana's Warangal confused as no clarity over cropping pattern

With the onset of monsoon, farmers have started sowing seeds for Kharif season in their agricultural fields in erstwhile Warangal district.

published on : 15th June 2020

Get ready for Kharif before monsoon: Andhra Pradesh CM Jagan Mohan Reddy

8.43 lakh quintals of seeds are ready; paddy and groundnut seeds have been dispatched to districts, says  CM 

published on : 20th May 2020

Andhra govt announces 56 lakh credit cards, 56 lakh debit cards for farmers

The CM stated that all the benefits provided to farmers by the State government should be directly credited into their bank accounts,

published on : 28th April 2020

COVID-19: Centre issues standard operating procedure to guide farmers during kharif crops sowing

It said that farm workers should wash their hands, legs and face with soap when coming out of the field for meal or rest.

published on : 16th April 2020

Leave MSP decision to States: Telangana Agriculture Minister

Niranjan Reddy suggested that the States should be given the freedom to decide the minimum support price (MSP) of various crops.

published on : 28th February 2020

Union Cabinet approves proposal to hike MSP by 50 per cent for 14 crops for Kharif season

Union Minister for Home Affairs Rajnath Singh said that the Wednesday decision is not an ordinary one as he had never imagined that a government could give such a hike in one go.

published on : 4th July 2018

Farmer gets Rs 4 as compensation for lost crops under Prime Minister's scheme

Farmers who paid large sums as insurance premiums ended up receiving a paltry amount as compensation.

published on : 20th September 2017