Announcement of new year 2016

Announcement of new year 2016

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Fake pesticides endangering crops and human health in India

Fake pesticides endangering crops and human health in India

Millions of unsuspecting Indian farmers are spraying fake pesticides onto their fields, contaminating soil, cutting crop yields and putting both food security and human health at risk in the country of 1.25 billion people. The use of spurious pesticides has...
Govt hikes rabi pulses MSP by Rs 250/qtl, wheat by Rs 75/qtl

Govt hikes rabi pulses MSP by Rs 250/qtl, wheat by Rs 75/qtl

Faced with high prices of pulses, the Centre on Thursday hiked the support price to farmers for masoor and gram dals sharply by Rs 250 a quintal each to boost production in the ongoing rabi season and reduce dependency on imports. Apart from raising the minimum...
Rajasthan launches policy to promote agro-processing industries

Rajasthan launches policy to promote agro-processing industries

Rajasthan has announced an agri-marketing policy to promote agro-processing industries and ensure competitive prices to farmers through financial incentives and facilities. To attract investments, the Rajasthan Agro-Processing and Agri-Marketing Promotion Policy, 2015...
Govt to screen GM cotton hybrids after pest attacks

Govt to screen GM cotton hybrids after pest attacks

The government will screen genetically modified (GM) cotton hybrids on sale in the country to identify the varieties that are resistant to whitefly, a pest that recently caused extensive damages to crops in two northern states, a government official said. The whitefly...
Local body to sell tur dal at Rs 135 per kg in Kanpur district

Local body to sell tur dal at Rs 135 per kg in Kanpur district

The district administration with support from local traders will launch an initiative on Friday to sell tur dal at Rs 135 per kg in Kanpur district during this festive season. Under this programme, tur will be sold at this rate at 10 rural and 9 urban centres from...