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Agriculture Export Policy to be in line with WTO norms

Fri, 10/08/2018 - 22:18
The proposed National Agriculture Export Policy — aimed at doubling the country’s farm exports to $60 billion by 2022, placing India among top 10 agriculture exporters in the world and promoting stability in export rules — is being vetted at the inter-ministerial level and will soon be placed
Categories: Agricultural

Agriculture Export Policy to be in line with WTO norms

Fri, 10/08/2018 - 22:18
The proposed National Agriculture Export Policy — aimed at doubling the country’s farm exports to $60 billion by 2022, placing India among top 10 agriculture exporters in the world and promoting stability in export rules — is being vetted at the inter-ministerial level and will soon be placed
Categories: Agricultural

Agri infrastructure for farmers’ welfare is a priority - The Hindu ...

Thu, 09/08/2018 - 22:27
PMO to vet agri export policy before it is taken to Cabinet . Keeping a keen eye on the proposed draft National Agriculture Export Policy (NAEP), one of the ...
Categories: Agricultural

Agri infrastructure for farmers’ welfare is a priority - The Hindu ...

Thu, 09/08/2018 - 22:27
Also, Agriculture Produce and Livestock Contract Farming and Services (Promotion & Facilitation) Act, 2018, has been sent to the states for adoption. Procurement ramp-up. The decision to give MSP at 50 per cent and more of production cost is a significant step for the farmers. Since the start of the Green Revolution, procurement was confined mainly to paddy and wheat.
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agriculture - The Hindu BusinessLine

Tue, 07/08/2018 - 18:26
Hyderabad, Aug 4 Rythu Beema, the life insurance scheme for farmers, has been kicked off in Telangana, with the Agriculture, Finance and Power ...
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Agriculture Flying - The Hindu BusinessLine

Tue, 07/08/2018 - 05:25
Agriculture Flying: Operations involving the carriage and/or spreading of chemicals, seed, fertiliser or other substances for agricultural purposes, including operations for the purpose of pest and di
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Agriculture Flying - The Hindu BusinessLine

Tue, 07/08/2018 - 05:25
Agriculture Flying: Operations involving the carriage and/or spreading of chemicals, seed, fertiliser or other substances for agricultural purposes, including operations for the purpose of pest and di
Categories: Agricultural

A start to Farming 3.0 - The Hindu BusinessLine

Sun, 05/08/2018 - 21:20
In a country where two-thirds of the population depends on agriculture for their livelihood, the importance of this sector cannot be overemphasised. It accounts for nearly 17 per cent of the country’s GDP and feeds 1.3 billion people. Over the past few decades, agriculture has witnessed different
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After a lull, kharif sowing gains traction - The Hindu BusinessLine

Fri, 03/08/2018 - 21:44
eNAM: Sowing seeds for future. It is may still have many missing links, but the national agri market is slowly transforming the way India ... States should do their bit: Agriculture Secretary
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How a farmer in TN is reimagining agriculture

Thu, 26/07/2018 - 21:32
After running an art gallery for years, bagging an award for his innovative works on ‘tiles for ceiling’, C Shanmugasundaram of Chittode decided to become a farm innovator.His model — dish pandal and
Categories: Agricultural

How a farmer in TN is reimagining agriculture

Thu, 26/07/2018 - 21:32
After running an art gallery for years, bagging an award for his innovative works on ‘tiles for ceiling’, C Shanmugasundaram of Chittode decided to become a farm innovator.His model — dish pandal and
Categories: Agricultural

Budget 2018: Highlights - Business Line

Thu, 26/07/2018 - 04:28
Major Highlights:Budget guided by mission to strengthen agriculture, rural development, health, education, employment, MSME and infrastructure sectorsGovernment says, a series of structural reforms wi
Categories: Agricultural

TNAU’s high-yield cotton ‘suited for machine picking’

Tue, 24/07/2018 - 21:34
Farmers looking at the TCH 1819 cotton culture at the Field Day organised by the TNAU and State Agriculture Department in association with Kumaraguru Institute of Agriculture at Erode.
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Agri Ministry seeks higher sops for dairy exports

Thu, 19/07/2018 - 22:01
The Agriculture Ministry has asked the Commerce Ministry to hike the import duty on whey milk powder to 40 per cent from the existing 30 per cent and increase export incentives on dairy products and c
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Are loan waivers the only way to help farmers? - The Hindu BusinessLine

Fri, 13/07/2018 - 04:51
Second, farm-loan waivers do little to resolve the agriculture crisis, albeit a small section of farmers getting a temporary escape, the concomitant after-effects of loan waivers affects the sector and the economy. Several independent reports found farmers turning deliberate defaulters in the hope that their loans will be waived sooner or later.
Categories: Agricultural

Gujarat-Israel jt working group to strengthen ties in agriculture ...

Fri, 29/06/2018 - 10:29
Aimed at fostering cooperation in the areas of agriculture and horticulture, Gujarat and Israel have decided to form a joint working group to explore collaboration at various levels. On a six-day visit to Israel, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani interacted with the Israeli Agriculture Minister
Categories: Agricultural

Gujarat-Israel jt working group to strengthen ties in agriculture ...

Fri, 29/06/2018 - 10:29
Aimed at fostering cooperation in the areas of agriculture and horticulture, Gujarat and Israel have decided to form a joint working group to explore collaboration at various levels. On a six-day visit to Israel, Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani interacted with the Israeli Agriculture Minister
Categories: Agricultural