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Latest Articles in Agriculture

‘Uttar Pradesh Tops In Sugar Production’; West UP Towns Pave The Way

The minister added that we have made 10.61 per cent recoveries as well, it was our pre-election commitment to farmers for modernisation and technological advancement in sugarcane production.

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Rajasthan Inks 21 Agri Projects Worth Rs 955.37 Crore

The projects include private sub-market yards, agro processing industries, agri-cluster, including cold chain and animal husbandry etc.

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No Politics In Farmer Welfare: Rajasthan CM At Gram 2017

Taking a huge leap forward for the development of agriculture and allied areas, the government of Rajasthan along with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry has organised a mega agriculture event — Global Rajasthan Agritech Meet 2017 — at Kota

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3 Years Of Modi Government | Agriculture Ministry Upbeat On Progress

Union minister for agriculture and farmers welfare Radha Mohan Singh has assured that despite continuous low rainfall in the last two consecutive years, his ministry is working to double farmer’s income by 2022, a goal set by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

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Kwality Disburses First Tranche Of Rs 4,000 Cr Of Loans To Its Farmers

This is a part of a MoU, inked earlier this year, where Bank of Baroda would disburse Rs 4,000 crore of loans to Kwality's one lakh farmers in the initial phase, out of its existing network comprising of 3.5 lakh farmers across 4,700 villages across Rajasthan, UP, and Haryana

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Tractors: Greener Pastures

Pro-farmer reforms and favourable climatic conditions have bolstered the Indian tractor market

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The Bitter Medicine

Implementation of policy to supply only neem-coated urea to Indian farmers will have far-reaching effects

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Sugar Mills Owe Over Rs 400 Cr To Cane Farmers

District Cane Officer Omprakash Singh said an amount of over Rs 442 crore are outstanding against the eight sugar mills as cane dues of farmers

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No Feast For Farmers

There are several good proposals that may uplift the agriculture sector, but no significant reform measures, says Sutanu Guru

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Saving Water, Punjab Style

Punjab cannot survive without its underground water, which is fast depleting due to widespread paddy cultivation

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Good News Bad News

Indian agriculture is heading for a record year, the rain gods have smiled upon India this year. But caste protests reveal the crisis within

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Sweet Paradox: India's Drought-Stricken Farmers Plant Thirstiest Crop

Farmers sell cane directly to sugar mills, effectively getting 100 per cent remuneration, but other crops pass through middlemen, ensuring farmers get half the price consumers pay

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India To Develop Its Own Palm Oil Sustainability Framework: Trade Body

India's imports dependency in edible oils has risen to 70 percent and expansion of palm plantation will help in reducing imports, said B.V. Mehta, executive director of SEA

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GM Crops: Hotbed Of Activism

Sutanu Guru analyses why the controversy surrounding genetically modified crops has erupted all over again

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India Holding Talks With Brazil To Grow Pulses

The government has offered to give seeds for pulses besides sending a team of trained people to Brazil for helping in pulses cultivation

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