Supply chain inefficiencies must be fixed to bring agri-reform benefits to all farmers, says ex-Karnataka price commission chief
While APMCs in Karnataka have flaws, one should not use that as an excuse to advocate a total death knell to the APMC system, said Dr Prakash Kammardi
Tomato prices continue to soar at Rs 60-80 per kg in Delhi despite govt measures to boost puree supply
Tomato prices have come under pressure in Delhi and the National Capital Region due to supply disruption owing to heavy rains in producing states like Maharashtra and Karnataka.
Recent investigations into how funds meant for irrigation had got siphoned away for decades, show how callous former governments have been to the plight of farmers
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?