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April 9, 2019

Lok Sabha Elections 2019 Manifestos: Both BJP and Congress silent on guaranteeing a minimum monthly income for farmers

Nirmesh Singh New Delhi. 09 April 2019 No party wants to address the core issue of farmers, that is guaranteeing them the minimum monthly income. Neither Congress […]
January 27, 2019

India needs a National Soil Protection Policy urgently: Dr Rattan Lal

Soil degradation causes severe reduction in crop yield 27 Jan 2019 Dr Rattan Lal, Distinguished University Professor of Soil Science at The Ohio State University in […]
February 5, 2017

Need for a Separate Agri Budget

Feb 2017 The great R. K. Laxman, in one of his cartoons, communicated the plight of Indian farmers very strongly and showed where farmer was standing […]
March 14, 2020

Corona Virus Impact on Agri Trade: India eyes to grab China’s market share of agri-products

Indian Coffee export to Italy and Gulf countries will also suffer ANN | New Delhi | 14 March 2020 As China’s exports have plummeted due to coronavirus […]
February 1, 2020

When Farmers needed income, Modi Govt hands them 16 points

Jai Kisan Andolan Leader Yogendra Yadav says Union Budget is nothing short of declaring war on Indian agriculture and farmers Nirmesh Singh New Delhi. 01 Feb 2020 […]
January 30, 2020

NCDEX asks Government to review Commodity Transaction Tax (CTT) in the Budget 2020-21

ANN | New Delhi | 30 Jan 2020 NCDEX has expressed its concern over the Commodity Transaction Tax (CTT) on processed agri commodities and has asked […]
January 15, 2020

Cold Weather and Rains expected to bring Bumper Rabi Harvest

Water storage in reservoirs is also up by 53 percent across the country ANN | New Delhi | 15 Jan 2020 The prevailing cold weather and […]