Hindustan Times, Bhabua | By Prasun K Mishra
PUBLISHED ON NOV 26, 2020 04:52 PM IST
Primary agriculture credit societies (PACS) and Vayapar Mandals in Kaimur and Rohtas districts of Bihar threatening to stay from from procurement work if the state food corporation (SFC) and cooperative banks did clear a backlog of payment for the last three seasons.
UPDATED ON NOV 06, 2020 11:51 AM IST
The BJP questioned where will the farmer store his paddy as harvesting began 15 days ago. Earlier the procurement used to happen on November 1, the date has now been pushed to December 1.
Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu
UPDATED ON OCT 07, 2020 11:36 PM IST
Telangana chief minister KCR also assured that the government would ensure minimum support price to the farmers for their produce.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 22, 2020 03:52 PM IST
In November 2019, the Congress government had decided to procure paddy at Rs 1835 per quintal, at the Centre fixed rate but also said it is committed to fulfilling all the promises made to the state’s farmers.
UPDATED ON NOV 26, 2019 10:27 PM IST
Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel said that the notified minimum support price and the difference amount will also be transferred into the farmers’ account.
Rohtak | By Sunil Rahar
PUBLISHED ON JUL 21, 2019 03:46 AM IST
Bichpadi and Kheri Damkan villages were the worst affected, where farmers are claiming that it’s the fourth consecutive year that they are facing such situation.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON OCT 08, 2018 09:51 AM IST
Government agencies procured 84,404 tonnes while 8,940 tonnes was procured by private millers.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Gurpreet Singh Nibber & Surjit Singh
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2018 11:36 AM IST
Scam came to light when Amritsar rice mill owner was found missing with 400 truckloads of crop.