Women lead way in paddy purchase in Odisha

They were also acquainted with the P-PAS system before being given charge of different PPCs. 

published on : 25th November 2020

Warangal ryots worried over delay in paddy procurement

At a time when most paddy farmers are struggling to get back on their feet after the five-month lockdown and untimely rains, the delay in procurement has become a cause for worry.

published on : 24th November 2020

Telangana farmer sets his paddy field on fire

A tenant farmer in Singareddypalem village set his paddy field on fire on Thursday.

published on : 20th November 2020

Odisha minister RP Swain orders probe into delay in issue of token for paddy sale 

The Minister’s directive came in the wake of complaints from farmers of Sambalpur about delay in distribution of tokens leading to distress sale of paddy.

published on : 18th November 2020

Odisha government tells collectors to keep an eye on illegal paddy push from Chhattisgarh

In a letter to collectors of eight districts, Consumer Welfare secretary Bijay Kumar Prusty said that paddy will be procured from registered farmers as per issued tokens.

published on : 17th November 2020

Paddy purchase starts amid farmers boycott 

Procurement as per crop cutting report of Agriculture dept sought

published on : 13th November 2020

House panel proposes jail for buying paddy below MSP

Recommends Govt to make amendments in the existing rules to provide 7-year jail term for those procuring paddy below the MSP

published on : 10th November 2020

Sannalu crop leaves ryots bleeding

A great agrarian crisis seems to be in the making.

published on : 10th November 2020

Gajani Kagga needs to be saved, with a GI tag

The Karnataka Biodiversity Board (KBB) has written to the central government recommending that GI tag be given to Gajani Kagga variety (Oryza sativa).

published on : 9th November 2020

Mancherial district officials all set to procure paddy

Mancherial in-charge Collector Sikta Patnaik on Tuesday said that all arrangements are being made to procure paddy produced in the district.

published on : 4th November 2020

MP seeks Central agency probe into ‘irregularities’ in paddy procurement

These gaps in databases are an indication of a huge corruption, he alleged. 

published on : 3rd November 2020

Helplines set up to help paddy farmers

 As part of arrangements for procurement of paddy, the Civil Supplies Department has established a toll-free number for farmers to report on irregularities and difficulties in procuring.

published on : 1st November 2020

Farmers will get remunerative price for paddy: Krishna district collector A Md Imtiaz

District Collector A Md Imtiaz has said that all arrangements are made to provide remunerative price for paddy produced by the farmers during Kharif season in the district. 

published on : 1st November 2020

Paddy not procured, farmers of Ranipet in tears

Mohan alleges that farmers here are being asked to pay kickbacks for procuring their paddy.

published on : 27th October 2020

Telangana farmers set pest-stricken paddy ablaze

Agri officials attribute the pest attack to the delay in carrying out plantation of the crop

published on : 24th October 2020
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