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Farmers given Rs 76 crore in 15 years, says Chhattisgarh CM 16.8.2018 Sify Finance
Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh on Wednesday said farmers in the state have been provided a total of Rs 76 crore over the last 15 years.
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PM’s Independence Day Speech 2018- Highlights in English 15.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Prime Minster, Shri Narendra Modi today addressed the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 72nd Independence Day. Following are the highlights from his speech: Today, the country is full of self-confidence.
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Text of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s address to the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 72nd Independence Day 15.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Text of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s address to the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 72nd Independence Day
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PM Narendra Modi`s Independence Day speech: Read full text here 15.8.2018 Zee News : India National
Besides speaking at length on a wide range of issues, PM Modi also made some key announcements.
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72 वें स्‍वतंत्रता दिवस के अवसर पर लाल किले के प्राचीर से प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्‍द्र मोदी के भाषण की मुख्‍य बातें 15.8.2018 Govt of India: PIB Hindi
आज देश आत्‍मविश्‍वास से भरा हुआ है। सपनों के संकल्‍प के साथ परिश्रम की पराकाष्‍ठा से देश नई ऊंचाईयों को पार कर रहा है। आज़ादी का यह पर्व हम तब मना रहे हैं, जब उत्‍तराखंड, हिमाचल, मणिपुर, तेलंगाना और आंध्र प्रदेश जैसे राज्‍यों की हमारी बेटियों ने सात समंदर पार किया और सातों समंदर को तिरंगे रंग से रंग करके हमारे बीच लौट आईं।
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72 वें स्वतंत्रता दिवस के अवसर पर लाल किले की प्राचीर से प्रधानमंत्री द्वारा दिए गये भाषण का मूल पाठ 15.8.2018 Govt of India: PIB Hindi
मेरे प्‍यारे देशवासियों, आज़ादी के पावन पर्व की आप सबको अनेक-अनेक शुभकामनाएं। आज देश एक आत्‍मविश्‍वास से भरा हुआ है। सपनों को संकल्‍प के साथ परिश्रम की पराकाष्‍ठा कर-करके देश नई ऊंचाईयों को पार कर रहा है।
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Agri Export Policy Soon; On Track To Double Farm Income By 2022: PM Modi 15.8.2018 NDTV News - Latest
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said a new agriculture export policy will be unveiled soon to boost farm income as the government is on track to achieve the target of doubling farmers' income by...
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Radha Mohan calls for strengthening ties b/w India, Moldova by promoting closer cooperation in agri sector 14.8.2018 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Union Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh met Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration of the Republic of Moldova, Mr Tudor Ulianovschi, in Krishi Bhawan, here on Tuesday and called for strengthening traditional ties between the two countries by promoting closer cooperation in the agriculture sector. Mr Singh reiterated India’s tremendous […]
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UnionAgriculture MinisterShri Radha Mohan Singh discusses ways to strengthen bilateral ties and promoting closer cooperation in agriculture sector with Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration of Republic of Moldova, Mr. Tudor Ulianovschi 14.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Shri Radha Mohan Singh met the Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration of the Republic of Moldova, Mr. Tudor Ulianovschi, in Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi today and called for strengthening traditional ties between the two countries by promoting closer cooperation in the agriculture sector.
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Increasing farmers' income through reduction in cost of cultivation 13.8.2018 DNA: India
When the goal of increasing the income of farmers and workers has gained national priority across the spectrum of ideological boundaries, is not it strange that excessive focus is on increasing prices and not on decreasing cost? What is the political economy of this bias? Reducing cost requires triggering debate on sustainability, saving water, soil, seed and all inputs in such a manner that farmers improve his income by reducing the cost to oneself but also to mother nature. Reduction in cost takes place when we get more crop with less water as Harbhajan, suggested in early 2000. He suggested irrigation in alternate rows of cotton thus halving water requirement and also reducing the incidence of pest without any adverse effect on crop yield (more on it next week). Growing coriander around chickpea reduces pest attack in parts of Haryana due to predators attracted by nectar-rich coriander. Micro-toxins produced by using old bajra flour in early nineties in Gujarat were used as pesticides in Gujarat. One ...
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Realignment of Cropping Pattern 10.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare emphasize for holistic development of agriculture including land, crop and water productivity. In order to enhance water use efficiency and judicious use of irrigation water, incentives are given for water saving devices like sprinklers, drip, raingun etc. besides promotion of resource conservation technologies under the Schemes like Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY) (per drop more crop) etc. The cropping pattern is dependent on various factors viz. agro- climatic condition of the region, availability of resources like land & water, market forces, socio-economic condition of the farmers and change as per the available resources.
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Nawazuddin Siddiqui encourages farming 7.8.2018 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, Nawazuddin Siddiqui may have reached exponential heights as one of the finest actors in the country today, however, the star continues to remain grounded to his roots. Sources reveal that Nawaz who hailed from a small town Budhana and has a background in agriculture is scouting for a plot in Kasara. The actor in […]
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Monsoon system heading towards Bhopal 7.8.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The rainfall activities are set to revive in the state. According to the weatherman, a monsoon system is heading towards Bhopal from UP which will lead to increase in rainfall activities in Madhya Pradesh. Absence of rainfall activities has increased rain deficient percentage of State. Even farmers have got worried for their crops […]
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Irrigation Facilities for Small/Marginal Land Holdings 6.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
As per Agriculture Census 2010-11, the estimated number of Operational Holdings and Net Irrigated Area in different size classes is as follows: S.No. Size Class Number of operational Holdings Net Irrigated area (ha.) 1 Marginal (Below 0.99 ha) 48917426 16834633 2 Small (1.0-1.
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Scientists should come up with path-breaking innovations: Vice President 5.8.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that scientific institutions to nurture talent and foster path-breaking innovations to transform the socio-economic landscape of the country.
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Support price to be decided after adding 50 percent dividend in Agriculture produce cost 2.8.2018 Central Chronicle » Bhopal
CM Chouhan lays foundation of Irrigation Project worth Rs. 2208 crore at Pichhore Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, The Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan while laying foundation of the Major Irrigation Project costing Rs. 2208 crore at Pichhore Tahsil Headquarters of Shivpuri District today, said that the State Government will decide support price by adding 50 percent dividend […]
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Foam in Bengaluru’s treated water throws plan to use it in agriculture into jeopardy 1.8.2018 Citizen Matters
Plan of using treated water in agriculture is a new idea. The foam and froth have put a temporary stop to the project. What needs to be done to make the project a viable option where treated water can be used?
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India's monsoon rain forecast cut, farm output seen at risk 1.8.2018 Reuters: Top News
India is likely to receive below-normal monsoon rains in 2018, a private weather forecaster said on Wednesday, raising concerns over farm output and economic growth in Asia's third-biggest economy, where half the farmland lacks irrigation.
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Agricultural Irrigation Projects 31.7.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Government  has allocated Rs. 2600 crore for the year 2018-19 under Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee Yojana (PMKSY)- Har  Khet Ko Pani (HKKP) component. This budget is meant for: Debt servicing on the loan availed from  National Bank for Agriculture and Rural          Development (NABARD) under Long term Irrigation Fund (LTIF) to fund prioritized             projects under PMKSY- Accelerated Irrigation Benefits Programme (AIBP).
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World Tiger Day observed at Bokakhat & Dorakahara 30.7.2018 The Assam Tribune
World Tiger Day observed at Bokakhat & Dorakahara
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