Friday, Jan 27, 2023

Minimum Support Prices


Edible Oil Mission is a good idea. But more is needed

September 14, 2021 8:52 am

Ashok Gulati, Ritika Juneja write: The incentive structure that favours rice, wheat and sugar cultivation must be ended

Direct benefits

April 19, 2021 9:18 am

Move to credit MSPs to farmers’ account is welcome. In long run minimum support should be replaced by per acre transfers

Not by MSPs

September 14, 2018 12:32 am

If farmers are to be paid remunerative rates, the best way to do it is not through distorting but by liberating the markets.

PM Narendra Modi iterates cost+50% plan, says many spreading rumours about MSP

March 18, 2018 11:10 am

Addressing the Krishi Unnati Mela 2018 at Pusa agri complex in the national capital, he said the Centre was actively engaging with the states to ensure that farmers take full benefit of MSPs.

Don’t think investments are held back by high rates: Rajan

February 27, 2014 3:03 am

Rajan said that along with a strong increase in food production, the government must contain the rise in wages so that relative wages in agriculture could rise without too much problems.

Haryana seeks higher MSP for kharif crops

February 18, 2012 2:37 am

Haryana government has approved a proposal to seek much higher Minimum Support Prices (MSP) for various crops for the Kharif season 2012-13.