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Jan 01, 2019
Year 2018 showed us farmer suicides and agri distress aren't fake news; will 2019 be any different for the kisan?Suicides by farmers despite the rollout of freebies should be an important lesson to the government that waiving off farm loans is hardly a way to address farm distress, either in the short-term or long-term.
Jun 18, 2018
Without competition in the markets, there won't be any real value realisation for farmers: Pravesh Sharma tells FirstpostFarms that are less than a hectare will not benefit from commercialisation unless efforts are made to consolidate land parcels
May 17, 2018
Karnataka poll results: Yeddyurappa's loan waiver googly may or may not hit the wicket, but banks better prep for a blowKarnataka CM Yeddyurappa’s move may remain just an announcement if the looming numbers game isn’t in his favour. But banks will get out bowled by his googly.
Feb 20, 2018
Narendra Modi hard-sells pro-farmer budget initiatives, says more agriculture credit and easy access will boost incomePrime Minister Narendra Modi hard sold pro-farmer initiatives announced in his government's last full-year budget, saying more agriculture credit and easy access to markets will help boost farm income.