Department of Agriculture, Government of Karnataka in association with ICCOA will host a National Trade Fair - Organics and Millets-2017 during April 28 to 30, 2017 at Palace Grounds, Bengaluru.
As heat singes parts of the country, India Meteorological Department (IMD) data revealed that the country received the lowest pre-monsoon rain in the past four years during March this year.
The agriculture ministry in consultation with the Niti Aayog has identified a set of nine marketing reforms to ensure remunerative prices to farmers for their produce by reducing intervention of middlemen.
Odisha University of Agriculture & Technology (OUAT) has launched a course to develop skills of workers in the agriculture sector under the Skilled-in-Odisha mission.
NPAs from agriculture and related activities have steadily increased from 3.3% of the total banking loans to the sector in March 2011 to 6% in September 2016, according to the RBI's Financial Stability Report released in December 2016.
Working on a project concerning climate change and its impact on agricultural productivity in north coastal AP over a period of 20 years, a study by researchers from AU department of environmental sciences says that North coast Andhra Pradesh has witnessed drastic changes in cropping pattern in the last two decades
The Central government along with the NITI Aayog and over 70 senior level officers from states will discuss over the development of a Pan-India common agricultural market in India in the agriculture marketing reforms meeting.