System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
for Agriculture and Nutrition
Agriculture
img

About 65% of women are employed in the agriculture sector in the state as opposed to 44% of men. While the number of hours spent by women farmers working in fields has gone up, their wages have actually decreased. For male farmers, on the other hand, the opposite holds true.

Agriculture
img

The worrisome reality in India is that agriculture is facing a crisis. In village after village, farmers are looking at selling their land and moving away from farming as a livelihood.


Food
img

The food safety authority has asked officials to, every 15 days, find out if the “cancer causing” herbicide is present in the pulses imported

Agriculture
img

As the Kharif season sowing starts to pick up across the country, the Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare estimates this season’s food grain production to be the highest so far for any Kharif season (July-October).

Agriculture

Govt. working on Stable Agriculture Policy to transform India’s agriculture economy

Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Subhash C Garg underlined the need for policy measures for corporatization of rural economy saying that the government is trying to resolve certain issues associated with it and as soon as these are addressed, corporatization of rural economy could become a reality to spur up farm and agriculture income of rural India.

Read more
Prev Week      
23 Sep, 2018 - 29 Sep, 2018