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Chhattisgarh polls: Farmers in Dhamtari, Balod districts wracked by drought, non-payment of crop insurance for 2017
Politics

Chhattisgarh polls: Farmers in Dhamtari, Balod districts wracked by drought, non-payment of crop insurance for 2017

Farmers in Chhattisgarh’s Dhamtari and Balod districts are anticipating a repeat of the 2017 severe drought situation this year too.

Researchers develop a weed removal device that could save India hundreds of crores
News & Analysis

Researchers develop a weed removal device that could save India hundreds of crores

While contact-type weed eradicators have been developed, this device introduces variability to the dose of herbicide in proportion to weed density.

Climate change to only worsen the weed menace that Indian farmers face every year
News & Analysis

Climate change to only worsen the weed menace that Indian farmers face every year

Weeds, unlike crop plants, are sturdy and can grow in a wide range of climatic conditions and soil types and can easily adapt to climate change.

Another farmer in Odisha commits suicide due to crop loss, 10th such case in state since October
India

Another farmer in Odisha commits suicide due to crop loss, 10th such case in state since October

A farmer allegedly committed suicide in Odisha, with his family claiming that he took the extreme step due to crop loss caused by unseasonal rains

Modi govt paying full attention to improve condition of farmers: BJP
India

Modi govt paying full attention to improve condition of farmers: BJP

The NDA is paying full attention to ameliorate the lot of farmers and also extend schemes to provide relief to those suffering crop loss, a BJP leader said.

Central team headed by Nitin Gadkari visits UP to assess crop damage
India

Central team headed by Nitin Gadkari visits UP to assess crop damage

A high-level central team headed by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari arrived in Uttar Pradesh to visit certain parts of the state to assess crop damage.