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Agri Business News - The Hindu BusinessLine

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 31/03/2020 - 22:45
SEA writes to Union Agriculture Ministry for relaxations in APMC acts to ensure supplies. Rubber skids on lockdown, fall in demand . Spot rubber prices were not available as local trading houses ...
Categories: Agricultural

Smart crops getting more from less - The Hindu BusinessLine

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 31/03/2020 - 19:25
For instance agriculture scientists at the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) are trying to create climate smart varieties of rice. Sahbhagi Dhan , a rice variety, is being tested in ...
Categories: Agricultural

A 360-degree analysis of India’s agricultural economy - The Hindu ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 31/03/2020 - 15:50
The BusinessLine Handbook of Indian Agriculture 2020, which was released in New Delhi on Thursday, offers a comprehensive 360-degree analysis of India’s agricultural economy, with forward ...
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Giving PM-KISAN the multiplier effect - The Hindu BusinessLine

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 31/03/2020 - 13:34
The International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) in association with the Indian Council of Agriculture Research (ICAR) embarked on a study to empirically assess technology choices and ...
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Chart a strategy to balance productivity, sustainability in farming ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 31/03/2020 - 13:05
Amid newer challenges of resource management and achieving sustainability in agriculture, India needs to chart an agriculture strategy to help transforming farming practices in the country so as to st
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We’re on track to doubling farmers’ income: Dalwai - The Hindu BusinessLine

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 31/03/2020 - 11:32
Ashok Dalwai, Chairman, Committee on Doubling Farmers’ Income, releasing the first edition of the BusinessLine Handbook on Indian Agriculture 2020, along with Raghavan Srinivasan, Editor ...
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Business Financial, Economy, Market, Stock - News & Updates

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 31/03/2020 - 10:06
BusinessLine India's leading website for business and financial news, BSE and NSE quotes, stock recommendations, market analysis and research, politics, gadgets & auto.
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Why many women in Maharashtra’s Beed district have no wombs - The Hindu ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Mon, 30/03/2020 - 22:11
“You will hardly find women with wombs in these villages. These are villages of womb-less women,” says Manda Ugale, gloom in her eyes. Sitting in her tiny house in Hajipur village, in the ...
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Giving PM-KISAN the multiplier effect - The Hindu BusinessLine

agro bing hindubusinessline - Mon, 30/03/2020 - 16:34
From the study it can be implied that farmers receiving PM-KISAN benefit in the agricultural peak season are more likely to spend it on agriculture, and those getting it in the off-season are more ...
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Business Financial, Economy, Market, Stock - News & Updates

agro bing hindubusinessline - Mon, 30/03/2020 - 02:08
BusinessLine India's leading website for business and financial news, BSE and NSE quotes, stock recommendations, market analysis and research, politics, gadgets & auto.
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A credible blueprint for agriculture credit - The Hindu BusinessLine

agro bing hindubusinessline - Mon, 30/03/2020 - 00:21
Gross Capital Formation (which is a proxy for investments) in agriculture as a percentage of agri-GDP was 9.2 per cent in 1980-81, and reached its peak at 18.2 per cent in 2011-12.
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How many farmers are there in India? Government has no clue - The Hindu ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sun, 29/03/2020 - 22:55
The number of farmers that the Centre assumed for calculating the cost of PM-Kisan scheme is from the Agriculture Census 2015-16 which had put the number of operational agriculture landholdings in ...
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Gujarat launches SKY Scheme for farmers to generate solar power

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sun, 29/03/2020 - 19:06
The Gujarat government on Saturday launched a solar power scheme for farmers- Suryashakti Kisan Yojana (SKY) enabling them to generate electricity for their captive consumption as well as sell the ...
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Food processing - Key challenges and deliverables for success - The ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sun, 29/03/2020 - 16:00
Aptly recognised as the ‘sunrise industry', providing vital linkages between the two pillars of our economy – manufacturing and agriculture – the Food Processing industry in India is ...
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Diversification, key to sustainable farming - The Hindu BusinessLine

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sun, 29/03/2020 - 12:32
Agriculture, the largest livelihood generating activity, is fast transforming itself from a supply-driven to a demand-demand scenario. The discerning consumer (urban, rural and global) is ...
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BusinessLine Agri Summit: Risk mitigation in farming is need of the ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sun, 29/03/2020 - 10:02
The SEBI last year forwent the regulatory fee in agriculture commodity derivatives so that the cost of hedging on the platform reduces for farmers and farmer-producer organisations (FPOs). Farm credit
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Kaleshwaram — the making of an engineering marvel - The Hindu BusinessLine

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sun, 29/03/2020 - 03:57
Waters of the Godavari will be tapped by reverse pumping and storage, thereby facilitating agriculture on over 38 lakh acres, including creating about 18 lakh acres of new ayacut, helping ...
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Precision farming is a game-changer - The Hindu BusinessLine

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sat, 28/03/2020 - 14:35
Finally, precision farming makes agriculture less risky and more engaging which will draw youngsters into the profession. It is also a good way to ensure India’s food security.
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Govt likely to announce Rs 4 lakh crore farm loan waivers to win back ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sat, 28/03/2020 - 14:06
Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) lost power to the Opposition Congress in three big heartland states, where agriculture is still a mainstay, according to vote counting on Tuesday.
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Economic Survey 2018-19 - Business Line

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sat, 28/03/2020 - 06:35
7 Agriculture and Food Management 172 Introduction 173 Overview of Agriculture and Allied Sectors 174 Gross Capital Formation in Agriculture and Allied Sectors 175 Pattern of Agricultural ...
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