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Friday, May 24, 2019
news about Farmers
May 20, 2019 15:26
While one group says Sattha requires massive irrigation and depletes underground water, the other group says small farmers cannot sustain without its cultivation. read more
May 18, 2019 06:37
Pink bollworm hit cotton crop on more than 42 lakh hectares belonging to more than 40 lakh farmers in Maharashtra. read more
Apr 26, 2019 07:31
The coalition demanded that the government immediately ascertain the extent of illegal Bt brinjal cultivation, take deterrent action against seed suppliers involved and destroy all Bt brinjal plots to prevent contamination. read more
Apr 26, 2019 01:24
Caste equations, the agrarian crisis and water scarcity will dictate poll results in 2019 in the Dindori constituency of Nashik district in North Maharashtra, according to experts read more
Apr 09, 2019 00:49
The editorial, Farmers in distress again, said farmers are in trouble due to debt, unseasonal rains, compounded by the forecast of inadequate rainfall this year too. read more
Apr 03, 2019 14:39
Even after two years of its launch, the Uttar Pradesh government’s Debt Redemption Scheme still hangs fire with more than 7.50 lakh farmers left standing in the queue to get their claims settled. read more
Mar 30, 2019 23:22
The alliance has also pledged support to demand for complete loan waiver to farmers and agricultural workers, and implementation of the recommendations of the Swaminathan Commission. read more
Mar 07, 2019 07:54
HT had report previous studies that detected heavy metals such as nickel, manganese, lead and mercury in the soil and water of the floodplains and vegetables grown in the area. read more
Feb 21, 2019 10:58
Maharashtra Farmer’s Protest: The farmers march which was supposed to start on Wednesday was postponed by one day as police personnel detained the vehicles carrying the farmers to the venue in places like Palghar, Kasara, Dahanu and Jawahar. read more
Jan 15, 2019 18:26
‘Jai Kisan Rin Mukti Yojana’ will benefit 55 lakh small and marginal farmers and cost the state exchequer Rs 50,000 crore,” Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath said. read more
Jan 02, 2019 18:12
Several farmers were injured when police resorted to lathi-charge during a protest against limestone mining by cement company in Mahuva taluka of Gujarat on Wednesday. read more
Dec 31, 2018 22:50
Under the initiative, the Farmers will get Rs10,000 a year for purchasing seeds, fertilizer and insecticides, life and accident insurance for a small premium and an interest-free crop loan of Rs 50,000, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief announced. read more
Dec 26, 2018 09:24
Demonetisation and the Goods and Service Tax disrupted economic activity in the informal sector, which seems to have left a lasting effect on food prices. read more
Dec 04, 2018 12:49
Banks appear to have given inflated figures on eligible beneficiaries of the farm loan waiver scheme announced by the Yogi Adityanath government after the BJP came to power in Uttar Pradesh in March 2017, people dealing with the issue said. read more