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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 […]
November 18, 2019

Only Better Agriculture Statistics will lead to better management of Climatic Change: Bill Gates

He also said, India’s soil health card is not effective as the way it is, and emphasized soil mapping Nirmesh Singh | New Delhi | 18 […]
November 14, 2019

NCDEX receives the ‘Global Development Award’ at 4th Global Agriculture Summit

November 10, 2019

National Shame: 31 Farmers committed suicide everyday in India in 2016, says NCRB report

Modi govt has released farmers’ suicide data after a delay of 3 years  ANN | New Delhi | 10 Nov 2019 The National Crime Records Bureau’s […]
November 4, 2019

Farmers force Modi Govt to not sign the RCEP deal

ANN | New Delhi | 04 Nov 2019 Growing protests from farmers, industry and political parties have forced India not to join the Regional Comprehensive Economic […]