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Mar 19, 2016
Diversify farming activities, reduce agricultural risk and increase income: PM Modi's advice to farmersAddressing farmers at the Krishi Unnati Mela, PM Modi said the task of doubling farm income may be challenging but was a worthy objective.
Jul 25, 2015
Agriculture can be highly profitable, but the gains are not easy to sustainIndia's farmers are good at production. Their Achilles' Heels are marketing and nature's waywardness. If the government could be more proactive, farming can be viable for many, though not all, farmers
Apr 24, 2015
Land bill row: India's farm economy is broke; more subsidies and freebies won't fix itThe magnitude of farmer suicides has not come down despite several lakh crore of subsidies and giveaways to agriculture. It is time we directed our money elsewhere, for subsidies cannot make unviable farming viable
Jul 10, 2014
Centre announces Rs 1,500 cr for irrigation, checking pricesNoting that price volatility in the agriculture produce creates uncertainties and hardship for farmers, he said Rs 500 crore will be provided to set up a Price Stabilisation Fund.
Jul 10, 2013
India to seek greater agri market access, to raise visa issue in USIndia is expected to press for greater market access for its agri products, particularly mangoes, pomegranates and litchis, and raise the visa issue during a meeting with a top US official here tomorrow.
May 27, 2013
High subsidy burden due to Food Bill is exaggeration: Plan ComPlanning Commission Member Abhijit Sen today termed it exaggeration, the likely huge rise in government's subsidy burden on account of implementing the proposed National Food Security Bill, as suggested in some quarters.
May 14, 2013
The Monsoon is coming: Likely to hit Andamans, Odisha in 48 hoursAccording to the IMD, the cyclone 'Mahasen', that has formed over the southeast Bay of Bengal, would be hitting the Andaman Nicobar islands in the next 48 hours.
Dec 27, 2012
Drought plays spoilsport; dashes farmer hopes of dream run in 2013The agriculture sector witnessed record foodgrains output of 257.44 million tonnes in this year enabling the country to become world's largest rice exporter for the first time
Apr 26, 2011
US agri biz outshines S&P 500. Where do we stand?Indian Agro companies are getting serious about technological innovation, the Department of Biotechnology is playing venture capitalist
Feb 23, 2007
Oracle Improves Agricultural Businesses And CooperativesArray