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Latest Articles in agriculture sector

Redefined Agri-Markets: A Much Needed ‘Game-Changer’

APMCs were originally set up with the idea of ensuring price discovery through the efficient operation of market forces of demand and supply for the agricultural produce via a competitive process of auctioning.

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Farm Laws Will Help Hoarders: Mamata

Addressing an administrative meeting at branch secretariat 'Uttar Kanya' here, Banerjee said she will speak to state officials and take steps to protect the interest of the farmers.

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Agriculture sector has freed itself from shackles, strong farmers will lay foundation of 'Atmanirbhar Bharat': PM Modi

Agriculture sector has freed itself from shackles, strong farmers will lay foundation of 'Atmanirbhar Bharat': PM Modi

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Tough Time For Farmers, BJP Govt Eager To Get Its 'Rich Friends' Into Agri Sector: Priyanka Gandhi

The Congress general secretary's remark comes amid farmer protests being held in Punjab, Haryana, and Telangana opposing the Centre over the recent Agriculture Bills.

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Send Pesticides Management Bill, 2020 To Select Committee: Agri Experts

Experts from leading agriculture and the Agri-Chemical businesses have called upon the central government to initiate wider deliberations on key gaps in the proposed Pesticides Management Bill, 2020 (PMB) which was introduced in the Rajya Sabha just two days before the March 25 lockdown

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Blueprint To Revive The Agriculture Sector To Accelerate The Growth

According to an economic survey by Indian government, climate change could hurt farmers’ income by up to 20-25% in the medium term.

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Does India Need A Chief Technology Officer?

The Government can use technology not just for its own purposes but can help in deploying the same across the agriculture sector

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Union Cabinet May Further Discuss Proposed Ammendments In Agriculture Sector

Union Cabinet may further discuss various issues impacting the agricultural sector amid estimated fall in agricultural commodities production for most of Rabi harvest of 2019-20.

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FM Nirmala Sitharaman's Third Tranche Cover Agriculture And Allied Activities

Sitharaman announces Rs 20,000 cr for aqua culture, infrastructure for fisheries to help raise fish production, exports.

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Bracing For The COVID-19 Impact On Agriculture In Short And Longer-Term

A shortage of such a high-demand crop may lead to inflation and can strain the system leading to food inflation.

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India To Spend $40 Billion On Farm Sector To Lift Wobbly Economy; Fiscal Deficit Slips

Agriculture accounts for 15% of India's gross domestic and a source of livelihood for more than half of the country’s 1.3 billion population.

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Chandrababu Naidu Calls For Greater India-US Cooperation In Agri Sector

The discussion focused around US-India investment and trade opportunities and challenges with members of the Indian government, along with US industry representatives in the agriculture and food sectors

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Indian Agriculture Needs Reforms To Meet The Future Challenges

Agriculture distress in India is going through the balloon effect, you press it on one end and the bulge will come out from the other.

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Cheap Imports Imperil A Million Rubber Farmers

The central government set up the Rubber Board in 1947 to develop and promote the rubber industry, which by the 1980s was flourishing.

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