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Monday, Aug 26, 2019
news about Kharif crop
Jul 28, 2019 00:03
Several farmers in the region have decided to focus on the upcoming rabi season crops (which comes after the monsoon), rather than invest more money in the kharif crop. read more
Jul 18, 2019 11:58
Lupin Human Welfare and Research Foundation, a non government organisation (NGO), has introduced farmers here to guava cultivation in 1997 by providing them saplings from Lucknow and Prayagraj, two Uttar Pradesh town famous for this fruit. read more
Jul 17, 2019 15:26
Of the 11 districts in Jharkhand where sowing has started, five districts have recorded less than one percentage sowing till July 15, according to district-wise kharif coverage data of the state agriculture department. read more
Jul 06, 2019 23:55
The recorded rainfall at Mahabaleshwar was 102mm followed by Satara (38mm) and Nashik (22mm) on Saturday. Pune recorded 12mm of rainfall on Saturday, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD) data. read more
Jun 27, 2019 15:50
Uttar Pradesh, as per the current situation, faces a big rainfall deficit that could hamper the sowing of kharif crops, especially paddy, unless the monsoon turns out to be very good. read more
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