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Farm Sector: Key to revival of Post-COVID economy

  Agro-processing has now emerged as a major economic activity worldwide. The role of agricultural growth in lifting people out of poverty is also well-recognised,...

Effective price monitoring system is helping the farmers to get fertilizers at cheaper price:...

Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers Shri DV Sadananda Gowda has said that the Department of Fertilizers, Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers has initiated...

Sowing area coverage under Kharif crops 8.56% more compared to corresponding period of last...

As on 21.08.2020, total kharif crops has been sown on 1062.93 lakh ha area against 979.15 lakh ha area during the corresponding period of...

Ministry of Agriculture funding start-ups under the innovation and agripreneurship component of Rashtriya Krishi...

The Union Government accords very high priority to the agriculture sector. In order to contribute directly and indirectly to enhancing the income of farmers...

Department of Agriculture Cooperation & Farmers’ Welfare, Government of India hosts two webinars on...

India is now the 2nd largest aquaculture producer in the world and 4th largest sea food exporter; About 57 crore animals to have unique...

Total value of organic products exported from India is Rs 5150.99 crore in 2018-19:...

  Government of India has been promoting Organic farming in the country through dedicated schemes namely Paramparagat Krishi Vikas Yojana (PKVY) and Mission Organic Value...

Registration opens for PM Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana; Union Agriculture Minister urges farmers to...

Registration for the PM Kisan Maan Dhan Yojana begins today said Shri Narendra Singh Tomar, Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, while addressing...

KALIA Puts Pressure on State Finances

The Biju Janata Dal have reaped rich electoral dividends from the KALIA scheme, which was considered so important that the state government had initially...

Import and Export of Rice 

The export of basmati rice has increased from USD 3208.60 million in 2016-17 to USD 4712.44 million in 2018-19. Promotion of exports of agricultural products...

Framework for Doubling Farmers’ Income 

The Government had constituted an Inter-ministerial Committee in April, 2016 to examine issues relating to “Doubling of Farmers Income” and recommend strategies to achieve...
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Production Cost and MSP of Various Crops

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Increase in Domestic Violence against Women

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