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Dec 29, 2018
Govt mulling zero interest on timely farm loan repayment as New Year's gift; premium on horticultural crops may be reducedTo provide immediate relief, one of the proposals being studied is to waive 4 percent interest rate on farmers repaying farm loan promptly within the due date.
Dec 28, 2018
Farm distress: Govt mulls waiving interest on timely crop loan repayment as new year gift for farmersTo provide immediate relief, one of the proposals being studied is to waive 4 percent interest rate on farmers repaying farm loan promptly within the due date.
Dec 27, 2018
Farm distress: Govt addressing issues through piecemeal measures; need to integrate all schemes to make sector more resilientIt is clear that we are not really looking for a permanent solution and addressing the problem through piecemeal measures that have a good announcement impact.
Aug 20, 2018
Farmers still unaware of details of Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bhima Yojana, says surveyFarmers are still unaware of the details of the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bhima Yojana (PMFBY) even as the government and insurers are trying to increase the penetration in the non-loanee segment, said a climate risk management firm WRMS
Jan 27, 2018
Budget 2018: Govt spending hasn't helped farmers; infrastructural loopholes hinder progressThe agriculture sector will not just watch how much money is set aside in Union Budget 2018-19, but also how it is used as BJP tries to woo disaffected farmers before upcoming polls
Jan 16, 2018
Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley can't treat agriculture as just another sector; it needs targeted policy actionAny set of solutions – and they will have to be a set – will have to address this volatility in growth and by extension, agricultural incomes.
Oct 16, 2017
Gujarat Congress accuses BJP of giving free hand to pvt companies through insurance scheme, demands probeThe Gujarat Congress allege that the central government's crop insurance scheme was a "Rs 16,000-crore scam
Jan 31, 2017
Budget 2017: A four-point agenda for Arun Jaitley to boost farm productivityBudget 2017-18 is expected to make a push beyond input factors towards streamlining the overall value-chain of the agriculture sector
Mar 14, 2016
Govt aims to double insurance coverage under Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana in next few yearsGovt aims to double insurance coverage under Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana in next few years