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Jan 17, 2017
What agriculture sector requires is higher budgetary allocation, not increased subsidiesBudget this year is broadly expected to concentrate on increasing budgetary allocations for agri-development and not increasing the deficit by doling out increased subsidies
Nov 26, 2016
Note ban: Agriculture market in Maharashtra crumbles after demonetisationArray
Nov 17, 2016
Demonetisation: Govt eases restrictions on farmers, allows withdrawal up to Rs 50,000 per weekWith cash crunch following demonetisation impacting agri sector, the government on Thursday eased guidelines for farmers by allowing them to withdraw up to Rs 50,000 cash per week from bank.
Nov 15, 2016
Demonetisation: Good in long-term, bad in short-term; trade across India down by 25%, claims trade bodyWith trade slowing down by nearly 25% across India, Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Tuesday urged the finance ministry to take remedial measures to ensure smooth flow of currency both for the traders and consumers as well as a subsidy in electronic payment charges
Sep 16, 2016
Announce higher MSP for pulses, speed up procurement: CEA panelIn a bid to boost pulse output and check prices, the Chief Economic Advisor-led panel today asked the government to immediately announce higher MSP of gram (chana) to Rs 4,000 a quintal for rabi 2016 and Rs 6,000 a quintal for both urad and tur for kharif season 2017.
Aug 26, 2016
Onion price fall: Are tussles in Maharashtra BJP, Centre and procedural lapses to blame?The sharp decline in the wholesale onion prices due to the increase in supply and unsold stock at Lasalgaon Agriculture Produce Market Committee (APMC) is seen as the lowest in the recent years. Are tussles in Maharashtra BJP and Centre and procedural lapses to blame?
Aug 09, 2016
Deregulation of produce market from APMC is bound to fail, thanks to haphazard arrangementsFarmers who have been working with the APMC were unprepared to find reliable platforms to sell without the committee's help.
Jul 13, 2016
Strike at APMC: Why is media not reporting on whether farmers benefitted?The middleman nature of APMCs and their monopoly is the crux of the issue. That is why the government wanted to free the farmers from the APMC’s clutches.
Jul 13, 2016
Maharashtra APMC traders call off strike but Fadnavis faces uphill task to scrap actThe traders were protesting the state government decision to remove vegetables and fruits from the scope of the APMC.
Jul 11, 2016
Cut out middlemen: Is Maharashtra govt's plan to delist fruits, vegetables a step in right direction?What the government cannot do with regard to tur dal even in a period of crisis, how can farmers now do, with a scattered market for vegetables and fruits?