Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Zia Haq
UPDATED ON JAN 13, 2020 02:21 AM IST
Harvesting of cotton, sown in June, is almost over in major states, including in Maharashtra and Telangana, and according to Shetkari Sangathana’s own estimates, the share of herbicide tolerant (Ht) cotton in total output from these states could be nearly 2% of the total.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Jayashree Nandi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 09, 2019 07:19 AM IST
Farm activists and environmentalists argue that Bt cotton technology affects biodiversity as well as farmers’ and consumers’ rights.