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Rs. 73,500 crores paid to 42 lakh farmers towards MSP for wheat

Rs. 73,500 crores paid to 42 lakh ...

New Delhi: Procurement of wheat from farmers by Government agencies has touched an all-time record figure on 16.06.2020, when total …

811.69 LMT food grains stock available with Food Corporation of India

811.69 LMT food grains stock available with ...

Total food grain stock:
As per the Food Corporation of India report dated 11.06.2020, FCI currently has 270.89 LMT rice and …

Farmers have given bumper yield to the country during COVID-19: Narendra Singh Tomar

Farmers have given bumper yield to the ...

New Delhi: Narendra Singh Tomar, Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Rural Development & Panchayati Raj, Govt of India today said that …

Import Duty hike on Bamboo Sticks to give a big boost to Agarbatti & Bamboo Industries

Import Duty hike on Bamboo Sticks to ...

New Delhi: The Central Government’s decision to increase import duty on bamboo sticks from 10% to 25% will open up …

Warning locust warrants no panic

Warning locust warrants no panic

Dr G K Mahapatro and R Gavas*

This write up is a rejoinder to an article, Lockdown, Locusts and Laudable Lessons, …

Lockdown, Locusts and Laudable Lessons

Lockdown, Locusts and Laudable Lessons

G K Mahapatro, Head & Principal Scientist (Entomology), ICAR – IARI Regional Station, Pune

Came corona, then cyclone and now locust …

Procurement of pulses and oil-seeds going on in 20 states

Procurement of pulses and oil-seeds going on ...

New Delhi: The Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare, Government of India is taking several measures to facilitate the …

Govt ensures smooth functioning of agricultural operations

Govt ensures smooth functioning of agricultural operations

New Delhi: Amidst the uncertainty prevailing today, the one activity giving hope is agricultural activity, which is also providing the …

Narendra Singh Tomar launches Kisan Rath Mobile App to facilitate transportation of farm produce

Narendra Singh Tomar launches Kisan Rath Mobile ...

New Delhi: The Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare Shri Narendra Singh Tomar along with Ministers of State, Shri …

Food grains production target for FY 2020-21 fixed at 298.0 million tonnes

Food grains production target for FY 2020-21 ...

New Delhi: The Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, Shri Narendra Singh Tomar said that all States should aim to …