Farmer bodies to start home delivery of vegetables, fruits

April 02 2020

In order to provide farm produce at controlled rates, the farmer producer organisations (FPOs) have been allowed to start home delivery of vegetables and fruits.

As harvest nears, farmers want spare parts shops to be opened

April 02 2020

As wheat harvesting is about to begin, farmers are seeking immediate relaxation for mechanic and spare parts shops so that the machinery, including combine harvester, reaper and tractors

किसानों के लिए हुआ बड़ा ऐलान- किसान क्रेडिट कार्ड पर अब 31 मई तक मिलेगी छूट

April 02 2020

कोरोना वायरस लॉकडाउन (Coronavirus Lockdown) में मोदी सरकार ने किसानों को राहत देने के

Good News! दूध उत्पादक न हों निराश, अब रोज़ाना 10 लीटर दूध खरीदेगी सरकार

April 02 2020

हाल ही में महाराष्ट्र सरकार ने एक खास फैसला लिया है. ये खबर और फैसला उन क

राहत पैकेज: 3.87 लाख किसानों को मिलेगी 77.40 करोड़ रुपये सम्मान निधि

April 02 2020

कोरोना वायरस नियंत्रण को लॉकडाउन के चलते जिले में खेती-किसानी का काम भी

24 ਘੰਟਿਆਂ ਦੌਰਾਨ ਇਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਸੂਬਿਆਂ ਚ ਮੀਂਹ ਪੈਣ ਦੀ ਸੰਭਾਵਨਾ, ਜਾਣੋ ਦੇਸ਼ ਭਰ ਚ ਮੌਸਮ ਦਾ ਹਾਲ

April 02 2020

ਅਪ੍ਰੈਲ ਦਾ ਆਗ਼ਾਜ਼ ਹੋ ਚੁੱਕਾ ਹੈ। ਮਾਰਚ ਚ ਬੇਮੌਸਮੇ ਮੀਂਹ ਦੀ ਮਾਰ ਝੱਲ ਰਹੇ ਲੋਕ ਇਸ ਮਹ

ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ ਲਈ ਖ਼ੁਸ਼ਖ਼ਬਰੀ, ਕੇਂਦਰ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਜਲਦ ਜਾਰੀ ਕਰ ਸਕਦੀ ਹੈ 10,000 ਕਰੋੜ ਰੁਪਏ!

April 02 2020

ਸਾਉਣੀ ਦੀ ਫ਼ਸਲ ਨੂੰ ਹੋਏ ਨੁਕਸਾਨ ਨਾਲ ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ ਦੇ ਵਧੇ ਸੰਕਟ ਨੂੰ ਦੂਰ ਕਰਨ ਲਈ ਕੇਂਦਰ

ਅਨਾਜ ਮੰਡੀ ਦੇ ਦੁਕਾਨਦਾਰਾਂ ਨੂੰ ਨਿਰਦੇਸ਼

April 02 2020

ਚੰਡੀਗੜ੍ਹ ਪ੍ਰਸ਼ਾਸਨ ਨੇ ਸੈਕਟਰ-26 ਦੀ ਅਨਾਜ ਮੰਡੀ ਵਿੱਚ ਕਰਿਆਨੇ ਦਾ ਸਾਮਾਨ ਖਰੀਦਣ ਅਤੇ

Global Sugar Supply Chains hit globally

April 01 2020

The international sugar prices have fell from 15 USD to 12 USD per pound. Also, the Indian Sugar Mills Association (ISMA) has reduced its off-take from mills in the last 15 days. The suga

Procurement to begin on April 15: Ashu

April 01 2020

The state government has decided to commence the wheat procurement from April 15. This was disclosed by Bharat Bhushan Ashu, Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Minister, in a statem

केंद्र सरकार: बीटी कपास के बीज के दाम वित्तीय वर्ष 2020-21 के लिए 730 रुपए पर रहेंगे स्थिर

April 01 2020

देशभर में कोरोना वायरस की वजह से लॉकडाउन के बीच एक ख़ास खबर सामने आई है. य

जी-20 : कृषि उत्पाद, दवा और चिकित्सा उपकरणों की आपूर्ति के लिए प्रतिबद्ध

April 01 2020

दुनिया के बीस बड़ी अर्थव्यवस्था वाले देशों ( संगठन जी-20) ने कोरोना वायरस (क

हरियाणा में 15 अप्रैल से 30 जून तक होगी चना, सरसों की खरीद, सरकार ने दिया आदेश

April 01 2020

हरियाणा सरकार (Haryana Government) ने चने और सरसों की खरीद के लिए समय तय कर दिया है. दो

लॉक डाउन से खेती के काम प्रभावित नहीं होंगे – केंद्रीय कृषि मंत्री

April 01 2020

जब पूरा विश्व कॅरोना की महामारी से जूझ रहा है , कृषि क्षेत्र में भी रबी फ

कृषि केंद्रों के लिए खाद, बीज एवं दवा बिक्री के लिए समय तय

April 01 2020

कलेक्टर एवं जिला दंडाधिकारी डॉ. एसएन भुरे के निर्देशानुसार अनुज्ञापन

केंद्रीय कृषि अभियांत्रिकी संस्थान में सैनिटाइजर का निर्माण शुरू

April 01 2020

कोरोना वायरस के संक्रमण को कम करने में सैनिटाइजर प्रभावी है, लेकिन प्रद

ਪੰਜਾਬ ਚ 15 ਅਪ੍ਰੈਲ ਤੋਂ ਸ਼ੁਰੂ ਹੋਵੇਗੀ ਕਣਕ ਦੀ ਖਰੀਦ, ਪੰਜਾਬ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਨੇ ਕੀਤਾ ਫ਼ੈਸਲਾ

April 01 2020

ਕੋਰੋਨਾ ਵਾਇਰਸ ਦੇ ਮੱਦੇਨਜ਼ਰ ਦੇਸ਼ ਭਰ ਵਿਚ ਲਾਗੂ ਤਾਲਾਬੰਦੀ ਕਾਰਨ ਪੰਜਾਬ ਵਿੱਚ ਹਾੜ੍ਹ

APMC provides Guidelines to prevent crowding in Mumbai

March 31 2020

The Agricultural Produce Market committee has issued guidelines to prevent crowding in markets in Mumbai. The committee has come up with the move as the vegetable traders have stopped wor

Farmers offer extra ration, medicines

March 31 2020

Providing extra ration to workers, calling them up repeatedly asking for their well-being and stocking up medicines for them — this is how farmers are taking care of farm labourers

खुशखबरी! कालाबाजारी रोकने के लिए डीएम ने तय किए खाद्य वस्तुओं के नए रेट, आटा 30 और आलू मिलेगा 20 रुपये किलो

March 31 2020

लॉकडाउन की वजह से लोग घरों में रहने के लिए मजबूर हैं. आलम यह है कि इस पाबं

किसानों को कर्ज चुकाने के लिए मिलेगी 30 दिन की मोहलत

March 31 2020

कोरोना वायरस के संक्रमण की वजह से मध्य प्रदेश में गेहूं की समर्थन मूल्य

लॉकडाउन में किसानों को गेहूं काटने की मिली छूट, एक अप्रैल से जिले भर में खोले जाएंगे 111 क्रय केंद्र

March 31 2020

कोरोना महामारी और लॉकडाउन के चलते वैसे तो हर तरफ लोग परेशान दिखाई दे रह

ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ ਹੋ ਜਾਣ ਬੇਫਿਕਰ! ਕੈਪਟਨ ਦੇ ਹੁਕਮਾਂ ਮਗਰੋਂ ਖੇਤੀਬਾੜੀ ਮਹਿਕਮੇ ਨੇ ਸੰਭਾਲੀ ਕਮਾਨ

March 31 2020

ਪੰਜਾਬ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਲਈ ਹੁਣ ਅਗਲੀ ਮੁਸੀਬਤ ਕਣਕ ਦੀ ਫਸਲ ਸੰਭਾਲਣ ਦੀ ਹੈ। ਬੇਸ਼ੱਕ ਮੁੱਖ ਮੰਤਰ

Untimely rain adds to woes of farmers in Haryana

March 30 2020

Amid Covid, unseasonal rain in the region on Friday triggered fears about damage to standing crops. Farmers are already battling labour shortage for harvesting due to the lockdown.

Strawberry crop rots in Hisar district

March 30 2020

Strawberry growers are facing losses as their produce is rotting in the fields due to a lockdown. Farmers in Hisar and Bhiwani districts are unable to transport their produce to the Azadp

From the RSS:

  • Grain supply won’t go into a squeeze, says Ram Vilas Paswan

    We are also prepared to provide them 5 kg free foodgrain for the next three months, as announced under PM Garib Kalyan Ann Yojana (PMGKAY),” said Paswan.
  • India's sugar production declines 22 pc to 233 lakh tonnes

    Sugar marketing year runs from October to September.The country produced over 330 lakh tonnes of sugar in 2018-19 but output is estimated to decline to 260 lakh tonnes in 2019-20. .
  • Covid-19: Farmers asked to delay wheat harvest

    The Indian Council of Agricultural Research has advised wheat farmers to postpone their harvest to April 20 in the wake of the Covid-19 outbreak.
  • Crop loss compensation worth Rs 10K cr likely

    The government is likely to disburse over Rs 10,000 crore to farmers across the country by April 20 as compensation for the loss of kharif crop, which got damaged due to excessive rains in October and November last year. Farmers are likely to be paid in their bank accounts under the PM Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY).
  • Centre to ensure tribals get MSP for produce

    Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India (Trifed) managing director Pravir Krishna said, “The pandemic has struck at a time when it is gathering time for MFP.
  • Government to offer interest sops even if farmers fail to repay till May 31

    "In order to ensure that farmers do not have to face the situation of paying penal interest and they can continue getting the benefit of short term crop loans at a 4% interest rate, the government has decided to further to continuity the availability of 2% interest subvention to banks and 3% prompt repayment incentive to farmers," the ministry of agriculture said in a note.
  • FCI transports 6.71 lakh tonnes of food grains during lockdown

    “In a fight against COVID19, FCI is working 24X7 to help 81 crore poor people get food. After the lockdown over 6.71 lakh tonnes of foodgrains have been transported through 239 rail racks, out of which two-third have been loaded from Punjab and Haryana,” food minister Ram Vilas Paswan tweeted.
  • Govt extends crop loan repayment till May

    “Due to ongoing lockdown, there have been restrictions imposed on movement of people. Many farmers are not able to travel to bank branches for payment of their short term crop loan dues. Moreover, due to restrictions on movement of people and difficulty in timely sale and receipt of payment of their produce, farmers may be facing difficulties in repayment," agriculture ministry official said.
  • Govt urged to ease ammonia supply, maintenance work for cold storages

    “Ammonia is urgently required in many cold storages as the temperature is rising and any delay would cause damage to the perishable stocks,” Arvind Aggrawal, president, Cold Stores Association, said. He said that the supply needs to resume immediately ensuring proper refrigeration the temperature was on rise.
  • Farmers should maintain social distancing, take precaution while harvesting crops: ICAR

    As rabi harvesting likely to pick up in the coming days, the government's agri-research body ICAR on Saturday asked farmers to follow social distancing and safety precaution while handling farm machines and labour in the field.
  • States look at late rabi crop marketing to contain Covid-19

    In Haryana, preparations are being made to delay wheat procurement to April 20 and the state has prepared a staggered procurement schedule. “The aim is to make crop arrival steady and cut gluts in mandis,” said a Haryana government official.
  • Millers face supply crunch, FCI extends open sale

    The FCI also opened its depots for selling grains to millers though state governments, which has curtailed the week-long e-auction process and ease the supply when millers are apprehending a large supply disruption leading to ‘out of stock’ situation in grocery shops over next couple of days.
  • Farm workers, agriculture companies exempted from lockdown: Home Ministry

    The government has notified procurement agencies like Food Corporation of India, Nafed and other state agencies that buy foodgrains and pulses from farmers at minimum support price under goods and services exempted under the Disaster Management Act to ensure smooth procurement operations ahead of the fresh harvest season.
  • Govt issues fresh guideline on exemption for agriculture operations

    The second addendum issued by govt exempted farm workers in the fields and farming operations by farmers, agencies engaged in procurement of agriculture products including MSPs, mandis notified by the State governments, inter and intra-state movement of harvesting and sowing related machines and manufacturing, packaging units of fertilisers, pesticides and seeds among others.
  • Govt exempts procurement agencies, mandis, farming operations, farm workers from lockdown rules

    The directive comes in the wake of farmers facing problems in harvesting their rabi crops and bringing them to the mandis in the wake of a nationwide lockdown to contain spread of coronavirus. Harvesting of rabi (winter) crops such as wheat, mustard, corn and pulses has begun in some places and will pick up in the coming months.