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Suggests use of 'agri-stack' for better targeting of fertiliser subsidies

Updated On: 23 Jul 2024 | 12:06 AM IST

A joint statement issued by Samyukt Kisan Morcha (Non-Political) and KMM said farmers will march to district headquarters across the country and burn effigies of the ruling BJP on August 1

Updated On: 22 Jul 2024 | 8:45 PM IST

Rajasthan is the top-most producer of guar with around 70% share in the country's total production of the crop

Updated On: 22 Jul 2024 | 7:26 PM IST

In the preface to the Economic Survey 2023-24, Nageswaran noted that while the government provides substantial support to farmers through subsidies, there is room for improvement

Updated On: 22 Jul 2024 | 2:26 PM IST

Tarigami said the convention passed a resolution in which it was demanded that a 50 per cent of the retail price is paid as minimum procurement price

Updated On: 21 Jul 2024 | 10:11 PM IST

According to the data compiled by the Department of Consumer Affairs, retail prices of tomatoes in Delhi are ruling at Rs 93 per kg on Saturday, July 20

Updated On: 20 Jul 2024 | 10:40 PM IST

Normal area is the average area for the last five years

Updated On: 19 Jul 2024 | 11:50 PM IST

Eminent agriculture economist Ashok Gulati is the chief editor of the bulletin which comprises of chapters written by various experts

Updated On: 19 Jul 2024 | 11:06 PM IST

The draft rules pertaining to moisture meters were made available for public feedback on May 30, 2024, inviting comments from all stakeholders, by the end of June 2024

Updated On: 19 Jul 2024 | 8:35 PM IST

New Delhi is expected to lower the basmati rice's minimum export price (MEP) to $800-$850 a metric ton, down from $950 a ton, to boost shipments

Updated On: 18 Jul 2024 | 1:23 PM IST

Ministers to review rice export restrictions amid rising central pool stocks and growing ethanol demand as non-basmati traders hit hardest since curbs began in August 2023

Updated On: 17 Jul 2024 | 11:11 PM IST

Persistent heat and uneven monsoon distribution and a surge in demand have resulted in reduced production of fruits and higher prices

Updated On: 17 Jul 2024 | 5:24 PM IST

The meeting, chaired by Nidhi Khare, Secretary, the Department of Consumer Affairs, also reviewed compliance with the stock limits for tur and chana

Updated On: 16 Jul 2024 | 11:27 PM IST

His statement came days after the Punjab and Haryana High Court asked the Haryana government to open the barricades at the Shambhu border on "experimental basis"

Updated On: 16 Jul 2024 | 7:15 PM IST

Summer rains, critical for economic growth in Asia's third-largest economy, usually begin in the south around June 1 before spreading nationwide by July 8, allowing farmers to plant summer crops

Updated On: 16 Jul 2024 | 5:32 PM IST

ICAR working on releasing 100 seed varieties and 100 technologies in 100 days

Updated On: 15 Jul 2024 | 11:09 PM IST

The hybrid technology has been licensed to 11 companies, which are estimated to have made a turnover of Rs 3,600 crore from seed sales during 2012-22

Updated On: 15 Jul 2024 | 10:24 PM IST

This fund will be used to distribute essential commodities at a 35 per cent reduced price through Supplyco stores, benefiting the people of the state

Updated On: 15 Jul 2024 | 9:47 PM IST

India imports 15 per cent of its annual pulses consumption owing to a gap between domestic demand and supply, which translates into higher retail prices

Updated On: 15 Jul 2024 | 6:06 PM IST

The move comes as erratic rainfall patterns have become increasingly common in recent years, threatening rice production in the country.

Updated On: 15 Jul 2024 | 5:26 PM IST