System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
for Agriculture and Nutrition
img

When the state government has all details of the farmers and their loan accounts, why is it making them fill forms to get the benefit , they asked.

img

The decision was taken in a meeting of the steering committee, apex body of the all the farmers organisations, held on Sunday after conclusion of an awareness march at Pune


img

Institutional loan waivers and debt swapping can be effective only if they are supported by other measures that prevent farmers from falling back into debt.

Nutrition
img

For a country that aims to be a regional power, the data on child nutrition confirms that the situation is abysmal. Save for Bihar, six of the seven states with the highest incidence of stunting, for example, are ruled by the BJP or the BJP and its allies – Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Meghalaya, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Bihar.

Maharashtra Govt plans Rs 4,000-crore projects to boost farmers’ income: Devendra Fadnavis

Addressing the farmers on his TV programme Mi Mukhyamantri Boltoy, the CM spoke on initiatives of the state government in the farm sector post loan waiver.

Read more
Agriculture

Maharashtra makes drip irrigation mandatory for sugarcane cultivation.

Farmers who opt for drip irrigation will be given loans at 2% rate of interest with a cap of Rs85,400 per hectare.

Read more

India will become self sufficient in pulses, oil seeds: Agriculture Minister.

Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh today exuded confidence that India will become self- sufficient in pulses and oilseeds production in the coming years with the government taking steps to boost yields through use of better quality seeds and technologies.

Read more
Agriculture

No breach of farm subsidy limits, India tells WTO.

India has informed the World Trade Organization (WTO) that it did not breach the permissible farm subsidy limit between 2011-12 and 2013-14. India recently submitted its farm subsidy details for these three years to the multilateral body.

Read more
Prev Week      
16 Jul, 2017 - 22 Jul, 2017