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Sunday, November 29, 2020



FPTC Act will put pressure on APMC markets to become competitive

October 24, 2020 9:24 am

Farmers’ Produce Trading and Commerce Act 2020 only threatens rent-seeking by APMC, mandis under the cover of regulation.

SAD brings private member's bill to remove tweaks in APMC Act

October 16, 2020 10:54 pm

SAD legislature party leader Sharanjit Singh Dhillon moved the Bill and submitted the same to the Vidhan Sabha secretariat here.

The men behind APMC, MSP and procurement

September 27, 2020 9:24 am

The idea of a Minimum Support Price for crops came first from a visiting US soil scientist and fertiliser expert

Gujarat: Bill amending APMC Act passed; Cong calls it ‘anti-farmer’, walks out

September 26, 2020 3:38 am

Presented by Minister of State for Cooperation Ishwarsinh Patel on Friday, the Bill has been modelled on the Act given to different states by the Central Government.

State intervention is needed to make farming economically and ecologically viable

July 21, 2020 8:50 am

Instead of further liberalisation of agriculture, state intervention for better pricing, investments in water harvesting and an agroecological transition could ensure a more resilient system to weather shocks like the current one.