NCCF purchase of paddy begins in non-delta districts of Tamil Nadu

Crop with high moisture content to be taken directly to mills from procurement centres

published on : 27th September 2022

Tamil Nadu: Farmers demand mobile paddy dryers to maintain moisture content for sales to TNCSC

Also, the agriculture engineering department should buy the machines and rent it out to farmers," he said.

published on : 26th September 2022

Farmers lift blockade from Chandigarh-Delhi highway

Haryana BKU (Chaduni) chief Gurnam Singh Chaduni said the decision to end the stir was taken after the government agreed to consider procuring 30 quintals of paddy per acre.

published on : 24th September 2022

4.75 lakh quintal certified seeds given to farmers: Odisha government at Assembly

Odisha minister RP Swain said that around 5,200 farmers of the State have registered with the Odisha State Seeds Corporation (OSSC) for production and supply of certified paddy seeds.

published on : 21st July 2022

Farmers in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur allege paddy procurement policy flout by PACS

The farmers alleged that nearly 8000 tokens with 3 lakh quintal of paddy lapsed last Kharif during procurement 2021-2022.

published on : 19th July 2022

Primary agriculture cooperative societies secretaries in soup for paddy procurement lapse 

The Civil Supplies department, sources said, had issued tokens to nearly 45,381 farmers of the district for procurement of 11.73 lakh quintal paddy during kharif 2021-2022.

published on : 15th July 2022

Shallot farmers in Tamil Nadu's Palladam suffer as price stagnates at Rs 15 per kilogram

Procurement price fell to Rs 13-15 per kilogram months ago, and more than two dozen farmers in Palladam, built Pattarai systems.

published on : 14th July 2022

NABARD to look beyond paddy cultivation and credit linkage in Odisha

Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari appreciated NABARD for its contributions to rural development and constant support and active involvement in the development of various sectors in the State.

published on : 13th July 2022

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The New Chhattisgarh Electric Vehicle (EV) policy 2022 comes with tempting benefits to automobile  buyers as well as manufacturers.

published on : 10th July 2022

Private sector banks to provide financial services in overseas procurement by Defence Ministry

Till now, only authorised public sector banks were utilised to provide services like issuance of letter of credit and direct bank transfers to the ministry for overseas procurement.

published on : 7th July 2022

Paddy procurement workers of Odisha stage stir over non-payment of dues

Commenting on the issue, SHG president Remati Gahir said the dues are pending as the group has not yet received its commission for the last kharif and rabi season. 

published on : 3rd July 2022

Railways ‘does away’ with tenders, opens assets for e-auction  

The move will especially give a boost to small entrepreneurs and start-ups.  No financial turnover requirement will be for annual contracts of up to 40 lakh.

published on : 25th June 2022

Companies to face penalty if procuring natural resources without permission

The Board official, however, said it is not happening in most of the cases in the State due to lack of adequate regulations.

published on : 25th May 2022

Government wheat procurement down by 53 per cent to 182 lakh tonnes in 2022-23

The wheat procurement target has been revised downward to 195 lakh tonnes for the current year from the earlier 444 lakh tonnes due to a fall in wheat output and increased exports.

published on : 24th May 2022

TDP decries delay in clearing farmers’ dues

The state government is not clearing the dues of farmers within 21 days after procuring paddy stocks, TDP Nellore Parliamentary secretary Ch Venkateswara Reddy alleged on Monday. 

published on : 24th May 2022

Rabi paddy procurement starts in Kalahandi

Initial target is to procure 10.96 lakh quintal paddy in the district as against 23.07 lakh quintal in the previous season. 

published on : 21st May 2022

CMDA tender applications now only via e-procurement system

The Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) will now accept tender applications only through the Tamil Nadu government’s e-procurement system.

published on : 19th May 2022

AICC in-charge Tagore voices concern over paddy losses in Telangana

Expressing concern over paddy damages due to untimely rains, AICC in-charge B Manickam Tagore asked the Telangana government why paddy procurement was being delayed. 

published on : 17th May 2022

Centre relaxes norm for wheat procurement

Relaxing the wheat procurement norm, the Union government has allowed grains shriveled up to 18 per cent to be procured for the central pool from farmers in Punjab and Haryana.

published on : 15th May 2022

Centre allows 18 percent relaxation for shrivelled wheat from Punjab & Haryana; but procurement over

But interestingly the procurement in both states is over.

published on : 14th May 2022
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