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Agri Ministry To Bring Data Policy For Farm Sector

The Unified Farmers Service Interface/Agristack will have a data exchange which would bring in all data related to agriculture sector in a federated platform with the federated farmers database as its core.

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Centre Has No Info About 2nd Kuttanad Package: Tomar

The Union government did not extend this period but asked the state government to implement the approved activities of the Kuttanad package

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No State Reported Risk To Farm Crops By Sowing Unapproved HT Cotton: Tomar

Highlighting the benefits of GM crops, the minister said they give an advantage by reducing crop loss due to pest infestation and weeds.

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Lok Sabha Adjourned Till 3 PM, For Sixth Time In The Day

As the Lok Sabha reassembled at 12 noon, Rajendra Agrawal, who was chairing the proceedings, asked the protesting members to discuss their issues and said the government is ready to answer their questions. “Please go back to your seats.

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KVKs Working With Full Zeal Towards Doubling Farmers' Income: Tomar

KVKs are agricultural science centres that impart vocational training to farmers and field-level extension functionaries.

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Tomar Urges Farmers To Take Benefit Of Govt's Agri-Reforms; Launches Kisan Sarathi App

The Minister of State for Agriculture Kailash Choudhary stressed creating employment opportunities in agriculture for the youth, getting a fair price to the farmers and developing the best varieties of seeds.

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Tomar Raises India's Basmati Rice Export Related Concerns With EU

The European Commissioner for Agriculture explained in detail the recent reforms undertaken by the EU in the common agriculture policy as well as the EU Farm to Fork Strategy to make agriculture green as well as sustainable.

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Need To Create More Awareness About Impact Of Nutritious Food On Immunity: Tomar

The minister also said that it has become more important for every citizen to understand and create awareness about impact of nutritious and safe food on the immune system.

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Govt Launches Seed Minikit Programme To Boost Production Of Pulses, Oilseeds

A total of 20,27,318 seed minikits of pulses, more than 8 lakh soybean seed minikits and 74,000 groundnut minikits are to be provided free of cost directly to the farmers under the National Food Security Mission.

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Agri Min Inks Pack With Microsoft For A Pilot Project To Boost Farmers' Income

Microsoft has entered into this memorandum of understanding (MoU) along with its associate Crop Data Technologies.

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Agri Minister Launches National Nursery Portal

Tomar said that the youth could become entrepreneurs in the horticulture sector and contribute to economic growth.

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India Exports 87,000 Tons Of Onion In Jan-Feb After Ban Lifted

The All India average retail prices of onion in December 2020 was Rs 44.33 per kg, whereas during January and February 2021 the prices have been Rs 38.59 per kg and Rs 44.08 per kg, respectively

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Govt ready to discuss if farmers have point to raise: Tomar on Rajesh Tikait's '40 lakh tractors march' plan

Govt ready to discuss if farmers have point to raise: Tomar on Rajesh Tikait's '40 lakh tractors march' plan

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BJP govts at Centre and in Haryana should step down, says Punjab CM

BJP govts at Centre and in Haryana should step down, says Punjab CM

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Next round of talks between government, farmer unions on Jan 19

Next round of talks between government, farmer unions on Jan 19

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