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Kerala set to become bio-agricultural by 2016 - Business Line

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 08:44
The Government has chalked out strategies to make Kerala into a bio-agricultural State by 2016, KP Mohanan, Minister for Agriculture has said. Each panchayat will be given cash awards to become eco-fr
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Transitioning agriculture and MSMEs - Business Line

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 02:47
The focus is not merely on improved financials, but also on efficient execution of programmes
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Transitioning agriculture and MSMEs - Business Line

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 02:47
The focus is not merely on improved financials, but also on efficient execution of programmes
Categories: Agricultural

Transitioning agriculture and MSMEs - Business Line

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 02:47
The focus is not merely on improved financials, but also on efficient execution of programmes
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Farm trade unshackled - Business Line

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 00:31
Jaitley said the NDA government considers agriculture as an enterprise and wants to help farmers produce more from the same land parcel at lesser cost and realise higher prices for their produce. Published on February 01, 2018 TOPICS Union Budget agriculture Previous Story Improved growth forecast gives Centre elbow room on deficit . Next Story India on way to become the 5th largest economy of the world: Jaitley. Comment
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Transitioning agriculture and MSMEs - Business Line

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 23:05
The focus is not merely on improved financials, but also on efficient execution of programmes
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More options for commodities trade - Business Line

Thu, 01/02/2018 - 21:24
More options for commodities trade Rajalakshmi Nirmal T+ T-Several key announcements have been made for the commodity market. ... What is also a positive is that the FM has said that trading in any agriculture commodity derivatives will not be treated as speculative even if they are not charged CTT, by amending Section 43 (5) (e) of the Income Tax Act.
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A great leap forward for agriculture - Business Line

Tue, 30/01/2018 - 19:54
Indian agriculture faces herculean challenges today; yet, the near- and the medium-term outlook on agriculture and agri-businesses seem bright.
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A blueprint for strategic cultivation - Business Line

Tue, 30/01/2018 - 05:28
The handicaps of Indian agriculture are well known. Major reasons for low farm output are low land unit sizes, high dependence on rain, and poverty which prevents the use of appropriate seeds, fertilisers, and insecticides. The farm-to-market linkage is also weak. Despite serious attempts, improving
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Economic Survey: India Inc cheers optimism, wants focus on human ...

Mon, 29/01/2018 - 23:37
Related Economic Survey: India Inc cheers optimism, wants focus on human capital, agriculture Steel sector is the biggest defaulter under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
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Sat, 27/01/2018 - 21:30
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India agriculture MSP prices crisis - Business Line

Sat, 27/01/2018 - 17:34
The dilution of government intervention in the form of minimum support prices, procurement and public distribution is undermining agricultural production in the country Farmer movements and farm loan waivers in different States have driven home the fact that the viability of agriculture is under
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What can the Budget do for agriculture? - Business Line

Thu, 25/01/2018 - 23:06
Agriculture has always occupied the headlines as it is a sensitive sector. When specific crops fail or the monsoon is unfavourable, there is a tendency for farmers to be under pressure and this leads to issues like fall in income, indebtedness, suicides and loan waivers. When the crop is excessive
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Survey targets 8.5% growth for agricultural sector | Business Line

Thu, 25/01/2018 - 14:52
Recalling the pioneering work done by agriculture scientists that helped achieve a breakthrough in the 1960s leading to the ‘Green revolution', the survey says that since then, the country has not witnessed any big technological breakthroughs. With the food requirement rising, the survey says there is need for enhanced agricultural production and productivity in the form of a Second Green Revolution.
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Tata International plans to double agri exports to $76 million by 2021 ...

Tue, 23/01/2018 - 21:28
Tata International, the global trading and distribution arm of diversified Tata Group, plans to double its agriculture exports to $76 million by 2021 and quadruple to $152 million by 2025, a top compa
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Agriculture’s share in GDP may fall to 13.7% in FY13

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 14:55
The share of agriculture and allied sectors in India’s GDP is likely to decline to 13.
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Primary agri societies must look beyond lending biz: Pinarayi Vijayan ...

Mon, 22/01/2018 - 05:23
Primary agriculture credit societies must look beyond just lending and seek to set
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Agriculture export policy on cards, says Prabhu | Business Line

Sun, 21/01/2018 - 05:24
The Commerce Ministry is planning to come out with an agricultural export policy soon, according to Suresh Prabhu, Union Commerce Minister. Speaking at the inauguration of the new amenity building of the Central Arecanut and Cocoa Marketing and Processing Cooperative (Campco) Ltd at its chocolate
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Online trading platform for farm goods launched | Business Line

Sat, 20/01/2018 - 23:05
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday sowed the seeds for a farming revolution, with the launch of e-NAM, an online portal for trading in agriculture produce, which promises to liberate farmers from the clutches of middle-men and realise fair market value for their yields. “Farmers in India
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Agriculture-related stocks still on fertile ground - Business Line

Sat, 20/01/2018 - 07:05
Shares of companies focusing on agriculture such as agrochemicals, pesticides and other special chemicals have been on the rise, ever since India Meteorological Department predicted good monsoon this year. Shares such as Meghmani Organics (pesticides and pigments), Monsanto India, Advanta and Bayer
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