September 08, 2021 4:13 am
According to BKS Gujarat, along with the common nationwide campaign for profitable prices, they will also attempt to attract the attention of state government towards the plight of farmers in Gujarat pertaining to issues such as inadequate rainfall, crop insurance, land re-survey and Mukhya Mantri Kisan Sahay Yojana.
August 23, 2021 3:45 am
According to the latest data of the director of agriculture (DAG) of Gujarat, farmers have sown groundnut in total 19.01 lh.
August 10, 2021 5:16 am
“The affected area of plantation of cotton is around 70,000 hectares and approx. 50,000 farmers have lost almost all the crops from such a big area in Bharuch and Vadodara region. (Vagra, Amod, Bharuch, Jambusar, Karjan Talukas are worst affected),” said farmer's body president.
March 17, 2021 12:54 am
In response to an unstarred question on the status of vulture population in Gujarat by Congress MLA Kantibhai Parmar, the state government, in a written reply, stated the vulture population dropped from 999 in 2016 to 819 in 2018 when the last survey of the birds was conducted.
January 04, 2021 10:47 pm
The largest number of farmers, waiting for their due, are from the Rajkot district. Of the 22,055 farmers who sold groundnut to the government in Rajkot, 9,832 (44%) are yet to get payment.
November 14, 2020 10:01 pm
An FIR has been filed at Radhanpur police station on charges pertaining to rash driving and death due to negligence.
July 06, 2020 1:15 am
The Gujarat government amended its APMC Act of 1963 in line with the Centre’s Farmers’ Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion & Facilitation) Ordinance nearly a month before the latter’s promulgation on June 5.
May 30, 2020 6:13 pm
The court was hearing a petition filed by an Ahmedabad-based businessman and agriculturist who had filed a a public interest litigation (PIL), stressing that the supply chain of produce has been affected due to the lockdown that had initially led to complete shutdown of the Agriculture Produce Market Committees (APMCs).
January 30, 2020 4:59 am
Chinese demand has lifted fortunes of groundnut farmers, even as the coronavirus outbreak can be a spoiler .
November 07, 2019 12:33 am
Floriculture has helped reduce distress migration among Adivasi farmers in one of Gujarat’s most backward districts.
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