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Why the eNAM platform hasn’t taken off despite all the fanfare

agro bing hindubusinessline - Fri, 17/11/2017 - 20:53
eNAM, which was envisioned as a unified national electronics agriculture market, faces multiple hurdles. To implement it, each State has to first amend its APMC Act to make a provision for electronic auction as a mode of price discovery, allow a single licence across the State and have market fees levied at a single point. Currently, only 13 States have enacted the necessary amendments.
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Panel of economists urges PM to consider commercialisation of GM ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Fri, 17/11/2017 - 20:46
The proponents of genetically modified technology in agriculture have got support from
Categories: Agricultural

Agri Business, Agriculture, Farming, Agri Commodities, Weather, Monsoon ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Fri, 17/11/2017 - 09:18
Latest news on agri business, agriculture, farming, agri commodities, monsoon, agri technology, agri research, agri companies, cultivation, rice, wheat, sugar, coffee, pulses, vegetable prices.
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Bill Gates calls for raising farm productivity

agro bing hindubusinessline - Fri, 17/11/2017 - 05:29
Bill Gates calls for higher productivity, technology integration in agriculture Fresh Bay ‘low’ next week as depression bids time ‘India heading for near self-sufficiency in pulses ...
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Cut post-harvest losses, boost agri exports: Union Minister Shekhawat ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Thu, 16/11/2017 - 18:38
Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
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agro bing hindubusinessline - Thu, 16/11/2017 - 15:32
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Caught in a price trap | Business Line

agro bing hindubusinessline - Wed, 15/11/2017 - 23:11
Better co-ordination between various ministries such as Agriculture, Food, Commerce and Finance is required to assess the demand-supply scenario on regular basis, Kammaradi says stressing upon the need for strengthening the market intelligence mechanisms. Besides, there is a need for effective crop planning, at least in case of sensitive commodities such as onion, pulses and sugar.
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Make farming sustainable, double farmer's income: V-P

agro bing hindubusinessline - Wed, 15/11/2017 - 15:33
Agriculture is the bedrock on which the Indian economy is built and, therefore, should
Categories: Agricultural

Farm tariffs should not be tinkered with | Business Line

agro bing hindubusinessline - Wed, 15/11/2017 - 05:25
There is inertia within the Government to act, and every ministry concerned — agriculture, food and consumer affairs, finance, to name a few — is keen to find an easier way out of the mess. Clearly, the Government’s response to the developments in the pulses sector in the last one year has failed. The approach needs a thorough review. We have to look at the sector holistically covering production, ...
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Bill Gates to attend AP Agritech Summit in Vizag

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 14/11/2017 - 18:55
There would be panel discussions on the latest technological advances in the fields of agriculture, IT applications and related topics. It is widely anticipated that Bill Gates may make an announcement of the participation of the foundation in some major project related to agriculture in the State.
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Insurance in fisheries sector under-utilised: CMFRI

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 14/11/2017 - 16:39
Throwing light into the alarming situation prevailing in the country’s fisheries sector, a study by Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) has revealed that insurance in this sector is under-utilised compared to other sub-sectors of agriculture. Fisheries sector has received little
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Quality woes ground turmeric | Business Line

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 14/11/2017 - 05:26
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Insurance coverage under-utilised in fisheries sector: CMFRI study ...

agro bing hindubusinessline - Mon, 13/11/2017 - 05:27
Shedding light on the alarming situation prevailing in the country’s fisheries sector, a study by the Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI) reveals that insurance remains under-utilised in fisheries compared to other agriculture sub-sectors. The fisheries sector has received little
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Bill Gates to attend agri convention in Visakhapatnam

agro bing hindubusinessline - Thu, 09/11/2017 - 05:25
The Andhra Pradesh government, in association with the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), is organising a major three-day agricultural hackathon here from November 15, to be inaugurated by Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, according to B Rajasekhar, the Principal Secretary (Agriculture). He
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The farm world still a land of cash | Business Line

agro bing hindubusinessline - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 05:27
Scars on agriculture supply chain remain a pain point for commodity prices
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Karnataka trade fair on millets | Business Line

agro bing hindubusinessline - Mon, 06/11/2017 - 05:28
Karnataka Agriculture Minister Krishna Byre Gowda today unveiled the new website and logo of international trade fair, scheduled to be held at Palace Grounds here. (This article was published on November 6, 2017) Post Comment. Related. TOPICS. agriculture | cereals | Get more of your favourite news delivered to your inbox. SEND MY NEWS. Please enter your email. Thank You. Newsletter has been successfully subscribed.
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Kerala agri varsity installs ‘seed dispenser' | Business Line

agro bing hindubusinessline - Sun, 05/11/2017 - 11:13
A ‘seedy' joint that serves a fruitful purpose! This is what visitors make of a novel farm-friendly venture by the Kerala Agricultural University (KAU) at the College of Agriculture, Vellayani, near here.
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US nudges India to lower agriculture tariffs | Business Line

agro bing hindubusinessline - Fri, 03/11/2017 - 19:22
The US has nudged India to keep agricultural tariffs low even as it has sought greater access in the markets here for American almonds, cranberries, olives, pulses and lentils among others. “Each side needs to pursue free trade (in agriculture) as much as possible,” US Department of Agriculture
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Bought-leaf tea factoriesthreaten to stop production

agro bing hindubusinessline - Fri, 03/11/2017 - 05:25
India and US discussed the sharing of global best practices on agriculture-extension reforms, among other measures, to boost producti... ...
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Telangana Govt clears Vijaya Dairy capacity expansion | Business Line

agro bing hindubusinessline - Thu, 02/11/2017 - 05:26
Bought-leaf tea factoriesthreaten to stop production India, US discuss greater collaboration in agri business US nudges India to lower agriculture tariffs
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