समर्थन मूल्य में कोदो-कुटकी एवं रागी का क्रय करें

December 04 2021

जिले के 25 हाट-बाजार संग्रहण केंद्रों में कोदो-कुटकी एवं रागी का समर्थन मूल्य पर क्र

18 लाख से अधिक किसानों को खरीफ 2021 में 57 हज़ार करोड़ रुपये के एमएसपी का लाभ मिला

December 04 2021

पिछले वर्ष की तरह ही खरीफ विपणन मौसम 2021-22 में भी न्यूनतम समर्थन मूल्य के आधार पर किसा

बंजर जमीन पर खिलेंगी गेंहू-सरसों जैसी फसलें, ऐसे मिलेगा डबल मुनाफा

December 04 2021

अब बंजर ज़मीन पर फसलों को उगाया जा सकत है। जी हां, कृषि क्षेत्र हमेशा ही अपने नए-नए प्र

ਇਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਦਿਨਾਂ ਚ ਮਿਲੇਗੀ ਪ੍ਰਧਾਨ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਕਿਸਾਨ ਯੋਜਨਾ ਦੀ 10ਵੀਂ ਕਿਸ਼ਤ

December 04 2021

ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ ਦੇ ਵਧੀਆ ਭਵਿੱਖ ਲਈ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਦੁਆਰਾ ਪ੍ਰਧਾਨ ਮੰਤਰੀ ਕਿਸਾਨ ਸਨਮਾਨ ਨਿਧੀ ਯੋਜਨਾ ਚਲਾਈ ਜਾ ਰ

करण वंदना किस्म से मिलेगा गेहूं का बंपर उत्पादन, जानिए इसकी विशेषताएं

December 03 2021

भारतीय गेहूं और जौ अनुसंधान संस्थान के वैज्ञानिकों ने पूर्वी उत्तर प्रदेश, बिहार,

पशुओं की अचानक मृत्यु होने पर सरकार देगी मुआवजा

December 03 2021

किसान की आय के दो साधन होते हैं एक तो वो खेती करता है या फिर वह पशु पालता है। वो गाय, भै

कम समय में अच्छी पैदावार देंगी गेहूं, सरसों की नई प्रजातियां, रोग भी नहीं लगेंगे

December 03 2021

चंद्रशेखर आजाद कृषि एवं प्रौद्योगिकी विश्वविद्यालय के वैज्ञानिकों ने गेहूं, सरसो

ਸਮਰਪਣ ਅਤੇ ਸਫ਼ਲਤਾ ਦੀ ਮਿਸਾਲ: ਬਲਵਿੰਦਰ ਕੌਰ

December 03 2021

ਮਿਹਨਤ ਸਫ਼ਲਤਾ ਦੀ ਕੂੰਜੀ ਹੈ’ ਇਹ ਕਹਿਣਾ ਹੈ ਸ਼੍ਰੀਮਤੀ ਬਲਵਿੰਦਰ ਕੌਰ ਦਾ। ਸ੍ਰੀਮਤੀ ਬਲਵਿੰਦਰ ਕੌਰ

ਤਿੰਨ ਤਰਾਂ ਦੇ ਗੁੜ ਬਣਾ ਕੇ ਕਮਾ ਰਹੇ ਹਨ ਲੱਖਾਂ, ਬਦਲੀ 300 ਤੋਂ ਵੱਧ ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ ਦੀ ਜ਼ਿੰਦਗੀ

December 02 2021

ਜੇਕਰ ਕਿਸਾਨ ਫ਼ਸਲਾਂ ਦੀ ਪ੍ਰੋਸੇਸਿੰਗ ਅਤੇ ਮੁੱਲ ਜੋੜਣ ਵੱਲ ਧਿਆਨ ਦੇਣ ਤਾਂ , ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ ਦੀ ਤਸਵੀਰ ਹੀ

In a First, Cow Urine Bank Launched By Birsa Agriculture University

December 01 2021

Today, farmers are being encouraged to do organic farming, such that productivity of the fields is maintained and people could get chemical-free food to eat. For this, it is important that we understand the importance

आलू की पैदावार कम, फिर भी मंडियों में किसानों की हो रही खूब चांदी

December 01 2021

हिमाचल प्रदेश के ऊना जिले की 1700 हेक्टेयर जमीन पर किसान दो महीने आलू की फसल लगाते हैं

हिमाचल में किसानों को राहत, धान की खरीद अब 15 दिसंबर तक

December 01 2021

हिमाचल प्रदेश सरकार ने 2021-22 के खरीफ मार्केटिंग सीजन में धान की खरीद अवधि को 15 दिसंबर त

ਕਿਸਾਨ ਭਰਾਵਾਂ ਲਈ ਚਾਨਣ ਮੁਨਾਰਾ ਦਰਸ਼ਨ ਸਿੰਘ

December 01 2021

ਬਲਾਕ ਨੂਰਪੁਰ ਬੇਦੀ ਦੇ ਇਕ ਛੋਟੇ ਜਿਹੇ ਪਿੰਡ ਕਾਂਗੜ ’ਚ ਇਕ ਗੋਰਾ ਸਿੱਖ ਵੱਸਦਾ ਹੈ, ਜੋ ਹੁਣ ਦਰਸ਼ਨ ਸਿ

ਬੈਂਕ ਦੀ ਨੌਕਰੀ ਛੱਡ ਆਰਗੈਨਿਕ ਖੇਤੀ ਲਈ ਡਟਿਆ ਸਖ਼ਸ਼

December 01 2021

ਰਸਾਇਣਕ ਖਾਦ ਦੀ ਵਰਤੋਂ ਕਾਰਨ ਦੋਸਤ ਦੀ ਮੌਤ ਨੇ ਹਰਿਆਣਾ ਦੇ ਫਤਿਹਾਬਾਦ ਦੇ ਇੱਕ ਨੌਜਵਾਨ ਨੂੰ ਇੰਨਾ ਪ੍

किसानों के लिए अलग से पेश होगा कृषि बजट, संवाद कर लिए जाएंगे सुझाव

November 30 2021

राजस्थान सरकार ने किसानों के हित के लिए एक अनोखी पहल की है, जिसके तहत राज्य सरकार किसानों के लि

मध्य प्रदेश में फिर छा सकते हैं बादल, बुधवार से बारिश के आसार

November 30 2021

दाे दिन से भले ही सर्द हवाओं के चलते वातावरण में सिहरन बढ़ गई हाे, लेकिन मौसम के मिजाज में एक बार

मंत्री के निर्देश के बाद ग्वालियर में पलेवा के लिए मिला नहर से पानी, किसानाें के चेहरे पर खुशी

November 30 2021

ग्वालियर जिले के भितरवार इलाके में खरीफ सीजन की फसल धान की कटाई के बाद खाली हुए खेतों में और रव

Import of 1.6 MT of Urea Approved by the Government

November 27 2021

Estimated to a cost of $1.5 million (nearly Rs 11,500 crores), import of about 1.6 million tons of urea has been approved by the Fertilizer Ministry and it would be shipped by Indian Potash Ltd (IPL) on government acco

कृषि मंडी में सोयाबीन साढ़े सात हजार रुपये क्विंटल नीलाम हुआ

November 27 2021

शुक्रवार को कृषि उपज मंडी में सोयाबीन की बंपर आवक रही तथा भाव भी एकदम जंप मारते हुए

प्रदेश में 50 फीसदी बोनी पूरी

November 27 2021

चालू रबी सीजन में फसलों की बुवाई ने रफ्तार पकडऩा शुरू कर दिया है। अब तक लक्ष्य की तु

सूक्ष्म सिंचाई में जैन इरिगेशन का निरंतर योगदान

November 27 2021

सौरऊर्जा भूमि पूजन कार्यक्रम के अवसर पर उद्यानिकी एवम खाद्य प्रसंस्करण विभाग शाज

जम्मू-कश्मीर में बारिश से बर्बाद फसल की राहत राशि डलेगी खातों में, एक लाख किसान को राहत

November 27 2021

जम्मू-कश्मीर में बारिश और ओलावृष्टि से बर्बाद हुई धान की फसल की राहत राशि किसानों क

ਦਸੰਬਰ ਚ ਸਸਤਾ ਹੋਵੇਗਾ ਟਮਾਟਰ, ਜਾਣੋ ਟਮਾਟਰ ਦੀ ਤਾਜ਼ਾ ਕੀਮਤ

November 27 2021

ਟਮਾਟਰ ਦੀਆਂ ਵਧਦੀਆਂ ਕੀਮਤਾਂ ਕਾਰਨ ਆਮ ਲੋਕ ਕਾਫੀ ਪਰੇਸ਼ਾਨ ਹਨ। ਕੇਂਦਰ ਸਰਕਾਰ ਨੇ ਮਹਿੰਗੇ ਟਮਾਟਰ

Farmers in Bihar to Increase Income By Cultivating Makhana

November 26 2021

Here’s a good news for the farmers, amidst the increasing production and demand for Makhana. The Central Government has announced to further promote cultivation of Makhana by distributing high quality seeds to th

किसानों को दी बैलचलित कृषि यंत्रों की जानकारी

November 26 2021

कृषि विज्ञान केन्द्र बेमेतरा में अनुसूचित जाति उपयोजना (एससीएसपी) अंतर्गत बैल चलि

From the RSS:

  • Doubling farm income needs fresh thinking - Centrum report

    The government has taken various initiatives such as providing subsidies in fertilizers, deciding minimum support prices (MSPs) for crops (reviewing before every season) and E‐Nam procurement benefits, yet the farmers in the country are facing severe distress.
  • Boosting agri ties: India, Russia sign MoU for commercialisation of biocapsule

    Microbial encapsulation technology, a major invention patented by the IISR, is used to encapsulate all agriculturally important microorganisms for smart delivery of beneficial micro-organisms as bio-fertilisers to crops. Four Indian firms have already secured non-exclusive licences from the IISR for commercial production of biocapsules using this unique technology.
  • Syngenta India gets govt nod to spray fungicide using drones

    Syngenta is among the first companies to get approval for spraying agrochemicals after submission of safety and bio efficacy data, it said, adding that trials of these products were replicated in the institutes accredited by the government before getting approval.
  • Doubling farmers' income top priority for govt: Piyush Goyal

    "Farmers, farmers' welfare ... doubling their income has been a top priority for this government," Commerce and Industry Minister Goyal said speaking at an event of Open Network for Digital Commerce (ONDC) and National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD).
  • Assam produces nearly 3.1 lakh metric tonnes of spices annually: Himanta Biswa Sarma

    Sarma said that in the present scenario, wherein the entire globe is on the look for healthy food, that are at par with the international standards of food safety and quality, free from any chemical residues and other contaminants; the North Eastern India can emerge as the major supplier of organic foods to the globe.
  • India's Agri Expertise can Ensure Global Food Security, PM tells G7

    "Can the G7 create a structured system for the widespread use of Indian agricultural talent in its member countries?" the Prime Minister said on Monday at a session on food security held on the sidelines of the G7 summit in Germany. "With the help of traditional talent of India's farmers, food security will be ensured to G7 countries."
  • Year on kharif sowing in Maharashtra trails by 87%

    The state cabinet today discussed the state of kharif sowing in the state. The state has received 134 milimeter rainfall till date against 270 milimeter received in the previous year. The kharif sowing in the state was completed last year on this date. "This year, however, sowing has been done over only 20.30 lakh hectare of the area, which stands at 13% of the total area," a government release said.
  • Progressive sowing of kharif soyabean stands at 26% of previous year's total acreage, says top industry body

    "The sowing window is open till mid-July so we are not worried about the pace of sowing," said DN Pathak, executive director, SOPA. The total kharif acreage under soybean in 2021 kharif season was 120 lakh hectare, while this year, the sowing as on date has been done on 31.68 lakh hectares.
  • Egypt to buy 180,000 tonnes of wheat from India

    As Egypt sought to diversify import origins, Supply Minister Aly Moselhy said in May that it had agreed to buy 500,000 tonnes of wheat from India. India banned wheat exports the same month, but made allowances for countries like Egypt with food security needs. Separately, Egypt is looking at ways to obtain more flour from grain, raising the extraction percentage for flour used for subsidised bread to 87.5% from 82%, Moselhy said.
  • Centre procures 52,460 tonne onion till May for buffer stock

    The government for the last few years has been maintaining a buffer stock of onion to tackle price rise during the lean season. Onion is being procured through an agency National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India (Nafed).
  • Will form Apple Farmers Federation of India, bring Kerala cooperative society model to Kashmir: Kisan Sabha

    Apple provides livelihood to around nine lakh households in India mainly from Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. J&K produces 77 percent of apple fruit across India followed by 19 percent from Himachal Pradesh and around 2.5 percent from Uttrakhand.
  • Kharif sowing picks up, next fortnight crucial

    Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) in its forecast for next five days has said gradual maximum temperature is likely to rise by 2-4 degree centigrade over most parts of northwest India and Madhya Pradesh.
  • Rice price rise a concern as food inflation speeds up in India

    Concerns around elevated wheat prices made analysts apprehensive of the chances of consumers shifting to rice in a bid to opt for cheaper food options which could lead to an uptick in its prices.
  • SC stays Bombay HC order asking insurance firm to compensate farmers for crop loss under PMFBY

    In the event the amount is not deposited within six weeks, the order of stay shall stand automatically vacated without further reference to the court, it ordered. The bench directed the petitioner farmers and the state government to file their replies within six weeks. The high court, while directing the insurance firm to compensate the farmers, had said that if the company failed to pay then the state government should compensate the farmers for the crop loss.
  • Poor monsoon could spell disaster for India's agriculture-based economy, say experts

    The monsoon accounts for around 70 per cent of the country's annual rainfall and irrigates 60 per cent of its net sown area. Nearly half of the population depends on agriculture directly or indirectly. A bad monsoon invariably means bad crop production and inflation.
  • At 137 lakh tonnes, Maharashtra sees its all-time high sugar production

    "The state has produced 137.28 lakh tonnes of sugar this year, which is 30.88 lakh tonnes more than the previous year. With this, the crushing season in the state has now ended," state Sugar Commissioner Shekhar Gaikwad told.
  • With a record sugar production, Maharashtra closes 2021-22 season; next season also expected set a new record

    "Maharashtra's sugar mills have produced 138 lakh tones of sugar, which is the highest quantity ever produced since the inception of the sugar landindustry in the state. The 2021-22 also proved to be the year of longest crushing season, as the mills operated for 240 days," said Gaikwad
  • Wheat procurement falls short of original target by 57% at 18.7 million tonnes

    The government had set a target of 44 mt of wheat procurement for this season, which it later cut to 19.5 million tonnes on account of extreme heat in March impacting production. The final procurement is likely to be less than the revised target.
  • WRMS gets Euro 2.1 mn grant to provide solutions for yield guarantee to small farmers

    WRMS offers SecuFarm which is a sustainable farming solution for smallholders to provide them with farm level yield guarantee and an assured income. The solution guarantees farmers a benchmark yield, provided they follow the Package of Practice (PoP) shared with them on the SecuFarm app.
  • Inflation hits popular food combo: Consumers feel the pinch of rising chicken and rice prices

    Prices of chicken will cool off in October-November when harvesting of soyabean, a key ingredient for animal feed, starts. At present, chicken is commanding a price of Rs 240 per kg. Rice prices, which had cooled off a bit, have again shot up by 9 per cent in the last two weeks as the news spread that Bangladesh will import rice to meet its domestic demand and will buy it from private traders.
  • WTO fish sops pact: Draft leaves out India’s proposals, 25 year exemption cut to 7 years

    The draft also allows only seven years’ transition period for developing countries as against India’s proposal that developing countries not engaged in distant water fishing should be exempt from overfishing subsidy prohibitions for 25 years. Fishing beyond 200 nautical miles from the seashores of a country is called distant water fishing.
  • Govt of Assam committed to promote an enabling agriculture enterprise ecosystem in the state: Dr. Ashish Bhutani

    The Demo Day was a coming together of stakeholders, government agencies, financial bodies, investors, buyers with the AAGL entrepreneurs in focus. Industry stalwarts present were from DIC, NEDFi, NRL, NABARD, HDFC bank, North East Small Finance Bank, CII, FINER, SELCO Foundation, Department of Fisheries, Department of Agriculture, ARIAS Society, World Veg, World Fish, IRRI etc.
  • Why India holds the key to global rice market outlook

    India's rice exports touched a record 21.5 million tonnes in 2021, more than the combined shipments of the world's next four biggest exporters of the grain: Thailand, Vietnam, Pakistan and the United States. India, the world's biggest rice consumer after China, has a market share of more than 40% of the global rice trade.
  • Revised MSPs still about 47% lower for most of the 14 crops under scheme: Report

    According to Crisil, of the 14 crops covered under MSP, only paddy and cotton saw a meaningful procurement during the past three years, with 45 per cent for paddy and 27 per cent of cotton output were procured at MSP but when it comes to groundnuts it was only 4-5 per cent of production and for pulses, it was even less.
  • Heatwave hits J&K and Himachal apple, Maharashtra orange crops

    While the apple crop in Himachal Pradesh and Jammu & Kashmir is estimated to be down by 25% from last year, orange production in Nagpur and Amaravati in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra is expected to fall by 25-30%, according to farmers.
  • Government hikes MSP for paddy and 13 other crops

    The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the increase in MSPs for all 14 kharif (summer) crops for 2022-23 crop year.
  • Assam planning to start Millet Mission, says state agri minister

    With an aim to strengthen the Agro-Economy in Assam, the First State Level Conclave cum Exhibition of the Farmer Producer Companies (FPCs) was held in Guwahati. Organised by Assam Agribusiness & Rural Transformation Project (APART), the conclave aims to facilitate a platform for the registered FPCs of the State.
  • CCEA hikes Paddy MSP by Rs 100 to Rs 2,040 per quintal for 2022-23

  • Cabinet hikes MSP for Kharif crops for season 2022-23

    The highest absolute increase in MSP over the previous year has been recommended for Sesamum (Rs 523/quintal), Moong (Rs 480/quintal), and Sunflower seed (Rs 385/quintal).
  • Gram Unnati helps Uttarakhand farmers adopt climate-compatible agriculture to save water

    According to the United Nations, by 2050 more than five billion people could be affected by water scarcity. India, which constitutes 16% of the total world population, has access to a meagre 4% of the world’s water resources. The success of our pilot project in Uttarakhand will impact other farmers to shift towards climate compatible crops without having an impact on yield and returns.”
  • Sugar exporters are not happy with how sales curb is panning out

    Traders had contracted 9 million tonnes of sugar exports before the ban. Mills had dispatched 8.2 million tonnes, of which 7.8 million tonnes had already been shipped, according to govt data.
  • Tea Board directs all producers, sellers to strictly comply with quality norms of FSSAI

    The board has cautioned that no tea consignment that has failed on Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) test parameters should be out from the warehouse until receipt of the views of brokers and further direction of Tea Board in the matter, the official said.
  • Panicked traders step up forward Indian rice purchases after wheat export ban: Sources

    India is not a top global wheat exporter, but it is the world's second-biggest sugar exporter behind Brazil. Those export curbs led to speculation that India could also cap rice shipments, though government officials said India does not plan to because it has sufficient rice stocks and local prices are lower than state-set support prices.
  • Global wheat prices jump after India export ban and Ukraine war: FAO

    Last month, India announced that it was banning wheat exports in a bid to check high prices amid concerns of wheat output being hit by the scorching heat wave. Wheat exports were allowed on the basis of permission granted by the Indian government to other countries to meet their food security needs and based on the request of their governments.
  • Efforts on to introduce ethanol in agriculture, construction equipment: Nitin Gadkari

    The Union road transport and highways minister said the country imports petroleum products worth Rs 10 lakh crore to meet the requirements in the energy and power sector, and in the next five years, the demand may go up to Rs 25 lakh crore, which will affect the economy.
  • India has a realistic chance of achieving USD one billion shipment target, says tea exporters' body

    Indian Tea Exporters' Association Chairman Anshuman Kanoria said it is also essential that the beverage produced for the overseas market is compliant with the safety regulations of importing countries.
  • High in pesticides, many countries send back Indian tea

    In 2021, India exported 195.90 million kg tea. The major buyers were Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) nations and Iran. The board is aiming to achieve 300 million kg tea this year.
  • Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad launches agri land price index

    “With just over 200 million hectares, India houses just 2% of the world’s cropped land; but feeds over 15% of the world’s population. Recently, we have witnessed a surge in entrepreneurial interest in Agri land and allied professions,” said Errol D’Souza, Director IIMA.
  • Tomato prices to stabilise in southern states in two weeks: Food Secretary

    Barring Delhi, where tomato is being sold at Rs 40 per kg, retail prices in other metro cities were ruling high on June 2. Tomato was sold at Rs 77 per kg in Mumbai and Kolkata, and at Rs 60 per kg in Chennai on Thursday, the data showed.
  • Arya.ag acquires agriculture data science company Prakshep

    Arya.ag connects sellers and buyers of agriproduce, providing complete assurance on quantity, quality and payments. The distinct digital offerings of Prakshep will add to Arya.ag’s deep tech capability to provide traceability, transparency, quality assurance for seamless commodity commerce.
  • Tea companies refuse to pick orders on high chemical content

    Federation of All India Tea Traders Association (FAITTA), the apex trade body of the packet tea players which includes Tata Global Beverages, HUL and others, tested teas at an independent firm, Eurofins Analytical Services India. Eurofins has indicated that the chemical content is higher than the maximum residue levels (MRLs) and does not conform to the Food Safety & Standards Authority of India standard.
  • Use of AI, tech can address challenges in Indian agriculture sector, says new report

    The entire system needs to adapt to a holistic approach which can be built upon indigenous and traditional farming knowledge integrated with transformative smart farming practices, including adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools and techniques, it noted.
  • Sugar production rises 15 pc to record 35.24 mn tons so far this year: NFCSFL

    Sugar production stood at 30.63 million tonne in the year-ago period. The sugar marketing year runs from October to September. The sugar output achieved so far is much higher than the total output of 31.12 million tonne in the entire 2020-21 marketing year.
  • Government's wheat procurement down at 184.58 lakh tonnes so far

    Total wheat purchases made by the Food Corporation of India (FCI) and state agencies are, however, much lower than the year-ago period. The rabi marketing year runs from April to March but the bulk of procurement ends by June. An all-time high of 433.44 lakh tonnes of wheat was procured in the previous marketing year.
  • MP: Banned wheat exports to ensure adequate domestic supply, says Union minister

    India's wheat exports stood at an all-time high of 7 million tonnes, valued at USD 2.05 billion, in 2021-22, with over 50 per cent being bought by neighbouring Bangladesh.
  • Mango production down around 70% in UP due to hot weather, say growers

    The prices of the pulpy fruit are also expected to soar this summer season due to low production.
  • Nano urea will boost crop production, increase farmers' income: IFFCO

    The nano urea plant has been set up by IFFCO to provide farmers the means to boost productivity and help increase their income.
  • Tomato, mango prices soar across India as heatwave scorches crop

    Mango production in Uttar Pradesh, the largest producer, is expected to be the lowest in two decades, with 80% of the crop being damaged due to the heatwave.
  • No wheat shortage in India, ban imposed to check 'rampant' export: Narendra Singh Tomar

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