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Farmers observe 'black day' on Samyukta Kisan Morcha's call

Farmers observe 'black day' on Samyukta Kisan Morcha's call

The SKM held a meeting in Chandigarh on Thursday to discuss the situation at Shambhu...

FRP of sugarcane hiked by Rs 25, but due to low recovery farmers may not get benefit

FRP of sugarcane hiked by Rs 25, but due to low recovery farmers may not get benefit

The increase in FRP of sugarcane by the Central Government is being termed as a...

Roadmap to increase pulse production ready, India to be self-sufficient by 2027: Agri Minister

Roadmap to increase pulse production ready, India to be self-sufficient by 2027: Agri Minister

Union Agriculture Minister Arjun Munda and Union Food and Commerce Minister Piyush...

Tight security in Delhi for farmers' Delhi Chalo March

Tight security in Delhi for farmers' Delhi Chalo March

Amid palpable tension ahead of farmers' 'Delhi Chalo March' on February 13, prohibitory...

Global Vikas Trust changes lives of farmers in Maharashtra, MP

Global Vikas Trust changes lives of farmers in Maharashtra, MP

Global Vikas Trust (GVT), under the visionary leadership of Mayank Gandhi, has spearheaded...

Charan Singh, MS Swaminathan, Narasimha Rao to get Bharat Ratna

Charan Singh, MS Swaminathan, Narasimha Rao to get Bharat Ratna

Former prime minister and champion of farmers Chaudhary Charan Singh as well as...

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.5pc

RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.5pc

The RBI’s Monetary Policy announced its decision to keep the repo rate unchanged...

20 months, 36 meetings, still waiting for MSP committee report: Farmers ready for Delhi march

20 months, 36 meetings, still waiting for MSP committee report: Farmers ready for Delhi march

The central government had promised to form a committee to find a solution to the...

Rules framed for grading non-basmati aromatic rice

Rules framed for grading non-basmati aromatic rice

The central government has issued rules for grading non-basmati aromatic rice. Under...

Govt procures over 650 LT kharif paddy, maximum procurement in Punjab and Chhattisgarh

Govt procures over 650 LT kharif paddy, maximum procurement in Punjab and Chhattisgarh

The government has procured over 650 lakh tonnes of paddy grown in the kharif (summer-sown)...

Govt decides to increase number of 'Lakhpati Didi' from 2 cr to 3 cr: FM

Govt decides to increase number of 'Lakhpati Didi' from 2 cr to 3 cr: FM

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced on Thursday that the government has...

Farmers honoured with Padma Awards for promoting agriculture despite all odds

Farmers honoured with Padma Awards for promoting agriculture despite all odds

The awards, which will be presented by the President, will also honor several anonymous...

Investment Forum for Advancing Climate Resilient Agrifood Systems in India launched

Investment Forum for Advancing Climate Resilient Agrifood Systems in India launched

The NITI Aayog, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare (MoA&FW), Government...

SKM slams Agri ministry for surrendering funds

SKM slams Agri ministry for surrendering funds

The SKM, which is an umbrella body that includes several farmers organisations and...

Wheat sown in over 340 lakh hectares, pulses area down this rabi season

Wheat sown in over 340 lakh hectares, pulses area down this rabi season

The total area sown to wheat has crossed 340 lakh hectares in the current rabi season...

Better long-range forecasts help farmers in climate change adaptation

A study conducted in Telangana, India, presents the first experimental evidence on the impact of an accurate long-range monsoon forecast...

Technology

Bharatiya Kisan Sangh demands to abolish GST on agri inputs, increase in Kisan Samman Nidhi

RSS affiliated Bharatiya Kisan Sangh (BKS) has demanded that GST on agricultural inputs should be abolished. On the second day of...

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Sugar mills to earn by selling potash from molasses to fertilizer companies

A new avenue of earning has opened for sugar mills and ethanol distilleries. Sugar mills will now earn by selling potassium derived...

Agribusiness

PM inaugurates pilot project of world’s largest grain storage plan in cooperative sector

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated the pilot project of world’s largest grain storage plan in cooperative sector...

Cooperatives

Kancheepuram Co-op Bank: Empowering Communities for Inclusive Growth

What sets the Kancheepuram Central Co-operative Bank apart is its steadfast dedication to uplifting the most vulnerable segments of...

Cooperatives