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Monday, May 27, 2019
news about Kharif crop
Apr 16, 2019 02:48
Monsoon rainfall between June and September is likely to be 96% of the Long Period Average (LPA) received during the monsoon months in the 1951-2000 period. read more
Feb 23, 2019 23:52
He claimed that only Rs 1,800 crore of Rs 48,000 crore loans were waived in Karnataka despite Gandhi’s promise. He said all BJP-ruled states had waived more loans, and that Uttar Pradesh topped the list with a Rs 55,000 crore waiver. read more
Jan 21, 2019 22:23
Upset over the government’s decision ex-chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has threatened to take to street in protest if the government does away with the scheme in a bid to avoid offering incentives to farmers read more
Jan 04, 2019 07:46
Loan waiver provides strong disincentive for those who repaid loan on time and perverse incentive for default. But the most serious effect of the waiver is potential risk of fiscal slippage . read more
Dec 19, 2018 20:32
The Rajasthan government on Wednesday sought an assistance of Rs 2,819.58 crore from the inter-ministerial Centre’s team to tackle problems in drought affected areas in nine districts of the state, namely, Barmer, Bikaner, Jaisalmer, Jalore, Jodhpur,... read more
Nov 30, 2018 10:55
We must re-tailor our mechanisms for dealing with agricultural distress. In post-independent India, farm loan waivers have been a regularly used policy instrument. read more
Nov 21, 2018 07:36
A farmer, Lokesh Carpenter (48) of Barkhedapanth in Mandsaur says the price farmers used to get earlier was much higher. read more
Oct 31, 2018 15:03
Officials from agricultural department said that the pace of sowing has slowed down throughout the state read more
Sep 10, 2018 06:18
Incessant rains have been a major cause of concern for farmers, who fear destruction of the maturing kharif crops after two days of heavy rainfall in the Hadauti region read more
Aug 27, 2018 15:03
Kerala government has been asked to submit a detailed proposal seeking central funds to provide relief to the growers, agriculture secretary Shobhana K Pattanayak said. read more
Jul 19, 2018 14:51
Half of Uttar Pradesh, including the semi-arid Bundelkhand region, faces a drought-like situation due to a monsoon deficit, which is hitting paddy plantation and posing a threat to the timely sowing of other kharif crops too. read more
Jul 14, 2018 21:12
Agriculture minister Prabhu Lal Saini said this year the government targets sowing of Kharif crops in 161.38 lakh hectare area read more
Jul 05, 2018 22:43
Most of the farmers said the MSPs should have been calculated on the so-called C2 costs, a comprehensive measure that includes imputed rent on owned land and interests on capital. read more
Jul 02, 2018 22:42
The poor showing in June, sparked fears that if July rains don’t make up for the deficit India could be grappling with a below normal monsoon this year. read more
Jun 20, 2018 10:11
The minister says PSPCL is prepared to ensure 8-hour power supply to farmers in view of paddy sowing. read more