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bhubaneswar, odisha
Monday, November 19, 2018

Taxing Primary Processing of F&V Hits Farmers

We are witness to Indian farmers being perennially in crisis. It is most unfortunate that the person who feeds the nation goes to bed...

Anti-GM Crop Activists Urge Harsh Vardhan to Exhibit ‘Supreme Objectivity’

Anti-GM crop activists have urged new Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan to exhibit "supreme objectivity" when taking decisions regarding the approval of the GM mustard.   Recently...

Workshop and exhibition on pulses diversity

Bhubaneswar: Prof. Radhamohan, a well known expert working for sustainable development inaugurated the two days workshop on pulses diversity and the exhibition with performing...

Campaign against GM mustard in Delhi Haat

New Delhi: Several activists representing different farmer organisations and NGOs held a protest at Delhi Haat on Sunday evening against the GM mustard which is developed...

Two Mobile Apps Launched for Farmers

NEW DELHI: Union Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Minister,  Radha Mohan Singh launched two mobile apps for the farmers here . Mobile app ”Crop Insurance”...

E-Platform to provide access to the Farmers across the Markets

NEW DELHI: In order to ensure free flow of Agricultural produce from one market area to another, save producers from multiple levies of mandi...

Farmer’s Portal to Serve as a One Stop Shop

NEWDELHI: The Farmers Portal along with mKisan Portal aims to serve as a One Stop Shop for all the farmers for accessing information on agricultural activities....

Setting up of a new Ammonia-Urea Complex at Namrup in Assam

NEW DELHI: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, today gave its approval for setting up of a new Ammonia-Urea Complex...

ICAR-CRIDA prepare agricultural contingencies for Kharif 2015

NEW DELHI: A “National consultations meeting on enhancing the preparedness of agricultural contingencies in Kharif 2015” was organized by Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR)...

Import duty on sugar hiked from 25 percent to 40 percent

NEW DELHI: The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi,  gave its approval to increase import duty on sugar from 25 percent...

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