Naidu to inaugurate conference on agriculture

Jun 20 2018

Agri experts and economists will deliberate upon an agricultural trade policy and transfer of technology from labs to land at a conference in Pune on Thursday.

India assures support to Nepal in farm sector

Jun 19 2018

Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh today met his Nepalese counterpart Chakra Pani Khanal and assured full support for the growth of agriculture sector in the neighbouring country.

PM Modi to talk to farmers on Wednesday

Jun 19 2018

Modi will interact with farmers via video conference to flag his government's major schemes aimed at boosting their income, and also address farm sector issues.

Modi moots double-digit growth, linking MNREGA to agriculture

Jun 18 2018

At NITI Aayog meeting, the Prime Minister sets target of double-digit economic growth and more

Rahul Gandhi doing politics in name of farmers: BJP MP

Jun 15 2018

"The Congress president is playing politics in the name of farmers' agitation," Virendra Singh said.

31.91 lakh tonnes of pulses, oilseeds procured

Jun 14 2018

National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation (Nafed) has procured 31.91 lakh tonnes of pulses and oilseeds in 2017-18, benefitting over 20 lakh farmers, an official statement said.

French farmers suspend fuel blockades after government gesture

Jun 13 2018

France’s biggest agriculture union told its farmers to suspend a blockade of refineries and fuel depots that had entered its third day over palm oil imports and unfair competition.

'Move to open up sr govt posts may up capitalists influence'

Jun 11 2018

This is a dangerous trend and chances are it will increase the influence of capitalists, Mayawati said.

'Display info on deliverable supply for agri products'

Jun 11 2018

Sebi asked commodity exchanges to "prominently" display details of deliverable supply of agri commodities on their websites in a prescribed format.

Govt's fund of funds to ensure Rs 1 lakh cr funding to startups

Jun 06 2018

PM Modi said the Rs 10,000 crore fund of funds created by the government will ensure funding to the tune of Rs 1 lakh crore for startups.

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