August 14, 2016
CentreWantsStatesToAllowContractFarming

Centre wants states to allow contract farming but no assurance or guarantee of price to Farmers, benefits doubtful for consumers too.

Centre wants states to allow ‪#‎contractfarming‬ so that ‪#‎farmers‬ can directly sell produce to ‘end users’. Question remains on the definition of end users – does […]
August 14, 2016
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Government to give all possible help for ‪#‎Mithun‬ conservation, says Union Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Minister

The Government will give all possible help for conservation of mithun, the only animal that is recognized as the State Animal of ‪#‎ArunachalPradesh‬ and ‪#‎Nagaland‬, said […]
August 14, 2016
RajasthanToIdentifyPotentialAreasOfInvestmentsInAgriculture

Rajasthan to identify potential areas of investments in Agriculture

All districts of Rajasthan asked to identify potential areas for investment in ‪#‎Agriculture‬ and allied sectors in the run-up to the Global Rajasthan Agritech Meet (GRAM)-2016. […]
August 7, 2016
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New Faba Beans Offer Multiple Benefits

Four cold-tolerant faba bean germplasm lines are now available for developing pulse or cover crops that can be rotated with wheat and other cereal grains grown […]