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May 24, 2019
Mother Dairy hikes milk prices by up to Rs 2 a litre for first time in two years on rising procurement costsMother Dairy, which supplies over 30 lakh litres of milk per day in Delhi-NCR (National Capital Region), had increased the price last in March 2017.
Apr 07, 2019
Rising cow vigilantism curbs cattle trade in Uttar Pradesh, Haryana; farmers incur losses due to menace of stray livestockFarmers have suffered massive losses in Uttar Pradesh and Haryana because the rise of cow vigilantism has also led to a spike in the number of stray cattle that damage crops.
Dec 18, 2018
Union minister urges diary farmers to use ayurveda medicines to treat illness in livestocksThe minister said the dairy sector needs to gear up to meet the growing challenges of providing better quality milk quality without drug residues, as these are issues of growing public concern.
Sep 19, 2018
Maharashtra dairy farmers: Subsidy worth Rs 225 crore stuck with govt due to delay in submission of bank detailsThe delay in submission of bank account details of dairy farmers in Maharashtra has led to a subsidy worth Rs 225 crore getting stuck at the government level, an official has said.
Jul 23, 2018
Research on agrarian distress is inadequate; we need some proper indicator, says Ramesh Chand of NITI AayogMost researchers are arriving at this conclusion of agrarian distress by citing farmers suicides. We are just using this emotional indicator, says Ramesh Chand of NITI Aayog
Jul 16, 2018
No milk supply to any city in Maharashtra from Monday: Farmers demand hiking procurement price of cow milk by Rs 5/litreFrom Sunday midnight onward, farmers' organisations in Maharashtra suspended supply of milk to Mumbai and Pune as part of its agitation demanding a hike of Rs 5 per litre of cow's milk.
Jun 01, 2017
Agriculture minister Radha Mohan Singh bashes cattle politics, says cows are 'economic engine in rural India'Radha Mohan Singh took a potshot at some politicians and businessmen for playing politics over cattle, which he says is "the economic engine in rural India"
May 07, 2017
Rajasthan dairy farmers sell cow dung cakes on AmazonThree young entrepreneurs from Rajasthan's Kota city — othewise known as an education hub — have taken their 15-year-old dairy farming family business to the next level and are now selling cow dung cakes on e-tailing site Amazon.
May 04, 2017
Meo Muslims seek countrywide ban on cow slaughtering fearing lynch mobsMeo Muslims, a community of mainly the dairy farmers, want the cow to be declared as the national animal or a countrywide ban on its slaughtering in the wake of the lynching of a man by cow vigilantes on suspicion of cow smuggling.