User: phemk23 Topic: Indian Agriculture
Category: Central India Agriculture
Last updated: Oct 22 2020 13:39 IST RSS 2.0
 
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New farm laws a major boost for FPOs 22.10.2020 Rediff: Business
The reforms will help FPOs procure directly from farmers, something that they have been pressing for long.
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Special Chhattisgarh assembly session next week for new farm law 21.10.2020 India News | Latest News Headlines & Live Updates from India - Times of India
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How SVAMITVA scheme will help rural property holders 21.10.2020 Rediff: Business
SVAMITVA is a new government project that primarily aims to demarcate abadi areas that includes inhabitant land, inhabited areas contiguous to abadi and wadis/basties in rural areas, using drone surveying technology.
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Farm laws: Rajasthan to pass bill against legislations, says CM Ashok Gehlot 21.10.2020 Scroll.in
Chhattisgarh also plans to follow suit but the governor has returned the state government’s proposal to convene a special Assembly session in October-end.
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'If farmers want to sell to cos, what's the harm?' 20.10.2020 Rediff: News
'If a company contracts to buy its produce after three or four months, is there any loss in it?'
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Chhattisgarh governor returns government’s proposal to hold Assembly session to negate farm laws 20.10.2020 Scroll.in
Anusuiya Uikey questioned the need for a special Assembly session, citing the monsoon session that ended just 58 days ago.
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Bihar’s migrant workers are returning to cities as rural employment schemes fall short 20.10.2020 Scroll.in
Many complain that payments under MGNREGS have been delayed for months.
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Farm laws: SC issues notice to Centre on pleas challenging legislations 12.10.2020 Scroll.in
The top court gave the government four weeks to file its response.
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The uneven pattern of farm protests across India reflects flawed Food Corporation procurement 10.10.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Why were farmers in Punjab and Haryana especially angry about the three new farm laws?
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'Farmers' andolan has put PM on the backfoot' 9.10.2020 Rediff: News
'Political parties are following the Divide and Rule policy to break the unity of farmers.'
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Why did the BJP feel empowered to push through laws widely seen as anti-farmer? 4.10.2020 Scroll.in
The laws triggered a wave of protests across the country.
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How deforestation in Chhattisgarh is increasing human-elephant conflicts in Madhya Pradesh 1.10.2020 Scroll.in
Tuskers are migrating across state lines into territory where the locals don’t have the knowhow to coexist with them.
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Adivasis are being made the scapegoat for the industrial-scale felling of trees along Betwa river 26.9.2020 Scroll.in
The dusty, drought-prone region was once covered with dense jungle where leopards, tigers and antelopes roamed.
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'PM keeps changing goal posts for farmers' 25.9.2020 Rediff: News
'Why did government not include a provision in the bills which categorically stated that no crop will be sold below the MSP in the open market?'
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'The Modi government has given farmers freedom' 22.9.2020 Rediff: Business
'The farm bills will not bring in corporate zamindari'
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As migrant workers return home to villages, India’s farming sector sees green shoots 13.9.2020 Scroll.in
The uptick in tractor sales in recent months shows how agriculture activities have picked up and villages are showing signs of increased consumption.
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Area under kharif crops at all-time high of 108 mn ha 29.8.2020 Rediff: Business
Though agriculture ministry officials are confident of a bumper harvest due to record increase in kharif acreage, experts and farmers said the on-ground situation in some crops is not that encouraging as incessant rains since the last few weeks and pest attack could impact the final yield.
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Once the land of dacoits, can Chambal be arable land? 27.8.2020 Rediff: Business
The ravines, which are sharp, steep mud hillocks, stretch over three states - Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh, once home to several dreaded dacoits have long been the subject of several projects and government schemes to make them agriculturally viable.
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Food safety officer warns of moldy cake 23.8.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Food safety officer warns of moldy cake
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Monsoon surge in August may lead to crop damage 22.8.2020 Rediff: Business
Reports said that in Telangana and Karnataka, excessive rains the past 10 days has threatened the standing green gram and maize crops and could negatively impact yields if the skies don't open up. But in the north-west and central parts of India, the resurgence of monsoon could not have come at a better time as oilseeds and pulses crops would otherwise had weathered if the rains didn't revive in August.
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