.Agriculture

SIES-FPJ: Continued dependence on agriculture will make farmers poorer unless ...

SIES-FPJ: Continued dependence on agriculture will make farmers poorer unless ...

Agriculture cannot get stronger without allied sectors

Maharashtra Cabinet gives nod to new rules to promote agri firms

Maharashtra Cabinet gives nod to new rules to promote agri firms

In a bid to give further impetus to agriculture and food processing industries, the Maharashtra Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Uddhav ...Read More

Maharashtra Cabinet gives nod to new rules to promote agri firms

Maharashtra Cabinet gives nod to new rules to promote agri firms

In a bid to give further impetus to agriculture and food processing industries, the Maharashtra Cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Uddhav ...Read More

SIES-FPJ: India’s amazing milk story – vibrant but threatened

SIES-FPJ: India’s amazing milk story – vibrant but threatened

Just a day ago, farmers’ unions held a protest demanding a rise in prices in milk and seeking a special subsidy for milk producers. Such ...Read More

Agriculture emerges as bright spot in COVID-19 gloom

Agriculture emerges as bright spot in COVID-19 gloom

During these COVID-19 times, the only silver lining for the economy is agriculture. Its contribution to GDP has increased partly because ...Read More

SIES-FPJ webinar: Time to look at agriculture and the Indian economy

SIES-FPJ webinar: Time to look at agriculture and the Indian economy

Unlike other sectors that are weighed down by the COVID-19 pandemic, the agriculture sector has literally become the nerve centre for eco...Read More

Focus is on agriculture, now need a booster with tech and FDI, says Dilip Rajan, MD, East-West Seeds India

Focus is on agriculture, now need a booster with tech and FDI, says Dilip Rajan, MD, East-West Seeds India

It takes six to eight years to launch a new product into the market as the breeder has to find the right combination.

NABARD gets its new chief, G R Chintala

NABARD gets its new chief, G R Chintala

From today (March 27, 2020), G R Chintala has taken over as the Chairman of National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD)....Read More

Amid coronavirus lockdown, govt stresses on need to exempt transport of all agriculture products from restriction

Amid coronavirus lockdown, govt stresses on need to exempt transport of all agriculture products from restriction

The central government has moved swiftly to contain what could be both a humanitarian disaster and a political blunder. On 3 April, Ajay ...Read More

Agri research body assessing the impact of COVID-19 lockdown on agriculture, allied sectors

Agri research body assessing the impact of COVID-19 lockdown on agriculture, allied sectors

Government agri-research body ICAR is assessing the impact of COVID-19 lockdown on agriculture and allied sectors and taking measures to ...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: Farmers should observe precautions and harvest Rabi crops, says Agriculture Science Centre

Madhya Pradesh: Farmers should observe precautions and harvest Rabi crops, says Agriculture Science Centre

ASC here has advised farmers to take all precautions in view of threat of Covid-19 spread in cutting the crops and other process like thr...Read More

Coronavirus news of Madhya Pradesh: Agrarian crisis looms large as shortage of labourers hit harvest season

Coronavirus news of Madhya Pradesh: Agrarian crisis looms large as shortage of labourers hit harvest season

State government that had fixed April 1 for wheat procurement has deferred the process till further orders.

Budget 2020: It is the silence that speak volumes

Budget 2020: It is the silence that speak volumes

At first blush, the budget looks like a well-crafted document. It talks about aspirations, about agriculture and the caring concerns of ...Read More

Budget 2020: Kisano! Paisa lo, ‘suffer’ karo & fly high

Budget 2020: Kisano! Paisa lo, ‘suffer’ karo & fly high

Govt proposes 11% hike in farm credit to Rs 15 lakh crore

Budget should be pro- farmers, else will agitate

Budget should be pro- farmers, else will agitate

Mumbai: Appealing the Prime Minister Narendra Modi government to consult with farmers before finalising the budget, All India Kisan Sangh...Read More

Farmers Day: Free the farmer; First from the government’s caprices and then from market sharks

Farmers Day: Free the farmer; First from the government’s caprices and then from market sharks

Agriculture may contribute to just 14 per cent of India’s GDP, even though it engages over 50 per cent of of its working population

Farmers Day: Make agriculture the engine of growth

Farmers Day: Make agriculture the engine of growth

Pulling farming community out of distress is eminently essential for pulling the Indian economy out of deep recession. The crisis in agri...Read More

Odisha govt includes Agriculture and Farmers Empowerment Department  in 'Mo Sarkar' scheme

Odisha govt includes Agriculture and Farmers Empowerment Department in 'Mo Sarkar' scheme

Launching the programme on Thursday, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik said, "There was a time when super cyclone in 1999 devastated the enti...Read More

Manufacturing downturn, subdued consumption: Why has GDP growth sunk to 4.5%?

Manufacturing downturn, subdued consumption: Why has GDP growth sunk to 4.5%?

New Delhi: Subdued consumption trend along with a massive contraction in manufacturing, agriculture and mining activities pulled India's ...Read More

Indore: MMP outcome: Industrialists keen to set up food processing units in Indore div

Indore: MMP outcome: Industrialists keen to set up food processing units in Indore div

Officials want farmers to focus on horticulture, dairy.

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