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Public expenditure on agriculture in India declined considerably in past decade: Experts

March 20, 2022 3:58 pm

The study conducted by the Bengaluru-based Foundation for Agrarian Studies also found that while the share of the Centre in total expenditure on agriculture went down, there was an increase in the share of expenditure by the state governments. 

Tackling agricultural reforms after farm laws repeal

December 18, 2021 9:32 am

🔴 Payal Chawla writes: Perfunctory reforms could have long-term deleterious effects for not only the agricultural sector, but the economy as a whole

Boosting agrifood life sciences is key to India’s agricultural future

December 15, 2021 9:59 am

🔴 Mark Kahn, Venky Ramachandran, Renuka Diwan write: Whether developed by accelerators or research institutes, life sciences research and development infrastructure must be made available to entrepreneurs.

Proposal to create bad bank for farm loans raises several issues that need careful deliberation

December 07, 2021 8:32 am

🔴 There are better ways to help farmers. Ensuring timely access to credit on more favourable terms for one. But the broader policy framework should facilitate farming becoming a more remunerative occupation.

AAP backs Cong stand on farm ordinances, SAD says let Centre clear doubts

June 25, 2020 10:14 am

Among the three major political parties of the state, AAP was clear on backing the state government’s stand, while the BJP opposed it.

Government to bring in central law for agriculture produce marketing, provide framework for e-trading

May 15, 2020 6:19 pm

The central law will provide barrier-free interstate trade and framework for e-trading of agricultural produce.

The invisible women farmers

June 21, 2017 2:09 pm

Agriculture cannot survive without them. But they are invisible in the current conversation on the agrarian crisis

State to achieve 10% growth in agricultural sector: Chavan

May 30, 2014 3:54 am

The state had last year seen its agricultural growth dip by 1.4 per cent.

Kirloskar Oil Engines looks toward doubling exports

November 22, 2013 2:14 am

Kirloskar Oil Engines (KOEL) plans to double its export figures in the next couple of years.

Agricultural sector biggest beneficiary of FDI in retail: Kamal Nath

September 25, 2012 6:21 pm

Defending FDI in retil he said FDI is allowed only in cities with over 1 million population.