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Apr 01, 2020
Food prices may spike, warn experts as coronavirus lockdown adds to woes of farmers fearing poor produce due to untimely rainsFood prices in India are likely to rise soon, warn experts, as farmers in the country face the double whammy of erratic rainfall and coronavirus lockdown
Dec 27, 2018
Farm distress: Govt must restructure subsidy regime, invest more in rural infrastructure and agricultural researchSpeeding up overall economic growth will absorb the slack in the agricultural sector and push up farm wages.
Jun 20, 2018
Narendra Modi says govt doubled budget for agriculture sector to Rs 2.12 lakh crore in last four yearsThe budget for 2018-19 fiscal has taken steps to provide farmers a price equivalent to 150 per cent of their cost of production, Modi said
Jun 15, 2017
Agrarian crisis largely due to unfavorable return structure of farming, says MS SwaminathanEminent agriculture scientist M.S. Swaminathan said that issues like farmer-centric pricing, procurement, and public distribution are still to implemented
Jun 02, 2017
Maharashtra farmers' strike: It's time Devendra Fadnavis govt turns focus on the agrarian crisis, cuts out middlemenInstead of the vested interests, the government should focus on farmers' issues — unremunerative pricing, absence of assured irrigation, debts to the extent of insolvency, high suicide rate, middlemen’s racketeering, lack of cold storage.
Jun 01, 2017
Maharashtra farmers strike: Cities feel the pinch as farm growers unite against poor profit, govt apathyMilk containers were emptied on highways while vegetables were dumped on the roads; few vehicles were also trashed to ensure no agriculture produce reach the market as farmers from 15 districts of Maharashtra went on a strike on Thursday