January 17, 2022 7:29 am
🔴 The final report on exact assessment will be notified after the panchanamas are recorded across the districts, which witnessed unseasonal rains accompanied by hailstorms.
September 10, 2021 7:24 am
The Government said in a statement that the increase in MSP “for all mandated Rabi crops for Rabi Marketing Season (RMS) 2022-23” was “approved” by the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
August 15, 2021 7:59 am
The study will seek to find out the average yield of various crops, main channels for sale of the farm produce, price realization of the last two years for both kharif and rabi crops, and the share of farmers who till land owned by others.
March 13, 2021 11:18 pm
Dushyant Chautala said the state government has made all the arrangements at the mandi-level for the procurement of Rabi crops at the Minimum Support Price (MSP).
March 10, 2021 8:29 am
That’s good news for the economy when agriculture is the only sector expected to grow by 3 per cent amid an overall 6.5 per cent contraction in 2020-21 -- and for the NDA government facing unrelenting protests over its farm reform laws.
February 25, 2021 1:30 am
According to the government, the overall foodgrain production is estimated to reach an all-time high of 303.34 million tonnes, 1.96 per cent higher than last year.
November 21, 2020 5:04 am
The area under rabi pulses such as gram, lentil, field pea, kulthi, urd bean, moong bean and lathyrus has been reported 82.59 lakh ha till date, which is 27.91 per cent higher than 64.57 lakh ha during the corresponding period last year.
October 11, 2020 11:15 pm
Punjab was to receive 2.5 LMT urea in October but because of ‘rail roko’, it could not be transported.
September 07, 2020 2:03 am
At a meeting convened to review the preparedness for the Rabi season, which will commence in October, Agriculture Minister Dadasaheb Bhuse said: “Monsoon this year has been very satisfactory. We estimate an increase in sowing of Rabi crops from 52 lakh hectares to 60 lakh hectares.”
April 06, 2020 5:57 am
Principal Secretary (Agriculture) Devesh Chaturvedi wrote to district magistrates, SSP/SPs and police commissioners across the state asking them to ensure that precautions are taken.