User: eru Topic: Agriculture
Category: Irrigated :: irrigation
Last updated: Jun 18 2018 21:29 IST RSS 2.0
 
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HC notice on supply of water to Kolar, Chikkaballapura 18.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
The water comes from Sewerage Treatment Plants in Bengaluru
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Parched or polluted: on India's water crisis 18.6.2018 Hindu: Medicine & Research
Urgent reforms are needed to deal with the acute water stress in most of India
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Water productivity crucial to agriculture, says NABARD 16.6.2018 Hindu: News
Report calls for shift in policy focus from land productivity to efficiency of water use; maps 10 major crops across States
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When Shimla queued up for water 15.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
Taps in Shimla went dry this summer, posing an unprecedented water crisis in the hill town. Adverse climatic conditions are believed to be the main factor for reduced flow in streams. Vikas Vasudeva reports on the failure of State governments to check unplanned development and exploitation of water resources.
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‘1,000 solar pumpsets at 90% subsidy’ 15.6.2018 Hindu: News
Scheme taken up at a cost of ₹50 cr.
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Planning, management of water resources need improvement: Gadkari 14.6.2018 Central Chronicle
New Delhi, There is no scarcity of water in the country but there is a need to improve upon the planning and management of water resources, Union Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Shipping, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari said here on Thursday. The Minister released a book ‘Water productivity mapping of major […]
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Nitin Gadkari Releases Nabard Publication on Water Productivity Mapping of Major Indian Crops 14.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Shipping, Road Transport & Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari released a book ‘Water productivity mapping of major Indian crops’ published by NABARD in a function at New Delhi today.
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KLIP will transform upland Sircilla: KTR 14.6.2018 Hindu: Health
Foundation laid for agriculture college
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Kondaveeti Vagu pumping scheme nearing completion 13.6.2018 Hindu: National
Drain modernisation part of State government’s plan to build a blue and green city
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Policy note points to recoveryin food grain production 13.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
However, government offers no reason for the expected bump in output
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Action plan drawn up for monsoon eventualities 12.6.2018 Hindu: Cities
Plans to minimise damages to properties, avoid loss of lives due to heavy rains
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Rains likely to delay Kaleshwaram project work 12.6.2018 Hindu: Cities
Early rains threaten to slow down pace of work on two underground pumping stations
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Periyar dam water level up by 3.5 feet in 24 hours 12.6.2018 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Discharge increased from 1,150 cusecs to 1,400 cusecs to Vaigai dam
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Periyar dam up by 3.5 feet in 24 hours 12.6.2018 Hindu: Fitness
Discharge increased from 1,150 cusecs to 1,400 cusecs to Vaigai dam
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Board on the line of APEDA to be constituted to export agriculture produce 12.6.2018 Central Chronicle
Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that board on the lines of APEDA (Agriculture and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority) will be formed to export agriculture produce of farmers. CM Chouhan, while addressing the farmers present in the state level Kisan Maha Sammelan organized under the Mukhyamantri Krishak Samraddhi Yojana at […]
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Farmers install micro irrigation systems 11.6.2018 Hindu: Rx
They help them save water and increase productivity
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Harish to the rescue of bereaved family 11.6.2018 Hindu: Home
Sanctions ex gratia for Anjaiah’s family
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Agriculture fair organised 9.6.2018 Manipur: E-Pao
Agriculture fair organised
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Gujarat govt vows contract farming in villages 9.6.2018 DNA: Top News
Gujarat government has accepted 'Contract Farming' as one of the solutions to increase the income of farmers in rural parts of the state. The chief secretary Dr JN Singh put stress over the contract farming so that farmers can receive direct income from the corporates who purchase their produces without any middleman or dependence on market. The government representatives including council of ministers and all IAS officials discussed on managing agrarian crisis in state during 9th edition of Chintan Shibir. "The farmers should be made aware on contract farming because this will not only increase quality and quantity of agricultural produces of farmers but will also give them good returns. The government has been making effort to double the income of farmers and help them provide market of their agricultural and dairy produces," said the chief secretary. In this brainstorming session, the deputy chief minister Nitin Patel insisted that the efforts to make water available in farms should be made after the ...
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While rain remains a tiny respite, India's groundwater crisis in need of major management: Report 8.6.2018 DNA: Money
With the farmer protests that hit the nation in the past few weeks, a new report that has highlighted by science journal Nature has said that the national groundwater crisis that has been fuelled by intense pumping needs urgent management. According to satellite data between 2002 and 2012 that was accessed by the magazine, India is undergoing severe depletion as measured by satellite data between 2002 and 2016, mainly due to intense extraction using water pumps for crop irrigation, a report by Mongabay added.. In the article that analyses global analysis on freshwater availability, northern and eastern India emerged as major hotspots of groundwater depletion mainly because of overexploitation for irrigation although eastern regions also faced low rainfall, while the central and southern regions showed stability owing to water policy changes and increased rainfall. Recently Shimla, too, witnessed a massive water crisis. The reckless felling of trees, unplanned and illegal constructions have reduced the ...
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