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Monday, November 19, 2018

President of India addresses 56th convocation of Indian Agricultural Research Institute

The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, graced and addressed the 56th convocation of the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) on February 9, 2018.   Speaking on...

Steps taken to prevent damage to foodgrains in FCI godowns

The following steps were taken by the Government to avoid the damage due to various reasons including Pests/rodents in storage of foodgrains:   All godowns are constructed on...

Protecting Consumers Post GST Implementation

New Delhi: On account off implementation of GST there may be instances where the retail sale price printed on a pre-packaged commodity is required...

Distribution of nutritional and Hygienic food to people

New Delhi: The Government is implementing the National Food Security Act, 2013 (NFSA), which provides for coverage of 75% of the rural and 50%...

Rabi Crops Sowing Crosses 632 Lakh Hactare

As per preliminary reports received from the States, the total area sown under Rabi crops as on 2nd February 2018 stands at 632.34 lakh hectares as...

Paswan congratulated Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for presenting an inclusive and historic budget

Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Ram Vilas Paswan said that Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has presented an inclusive and...

Budget 2018: Highlights of budgetary allocations for agriculture sector

New Delhi: The budget of 2018 clearly reflects the commitment of the government towards agriculture and farmers welfare as well as Prime Minister’s pledge...

Singh Launches the Rapid Detection Kits for Adulterants in Fresh Fish

New Delhi: Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister, Radha Mohan Singh launched the Rapid Detection Kits for Adulterants in Fresh Fish, developed by Central...

Rabi Crops Sowing Crosses 617 Lakh Hactare

As per preliminary reports received from the States, the total area sown under Rabi crops as on 19thJanuary 2018 stands at 617.79 lakh hectares as compared...

Insuring Farmers Future

L.Narayana & K.Naveen United India Insurance which started implementing the insurance scheme from Kharif 2016 was able to cover 60 lakh farmers in eight states...

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