Tag: Agriculture

Mass Movement of Cooperatives Needed in Agriculture Sector: Piyush Goyal
News, Agriculture

Mass Movement of Cooperatives Needed in Agriculture Sector: Piyush Goyal

SMEStreet Desk- July 3, 2019

Piyush Goyal underlined the need to make farmers and agriculture-based industries self-reliant. He said that in the three consultations held with the Minister of Agriculture ... Read More

Wheat Harvest Sets Records in Punjab with 12.93 Lakh Tonnes Production
Clusters, Agriculture

Wheat Harvest Sets Records in Punjab with 12.93 Lakh Tonnes Production

SMEStreet Desk- May 25, 2019

Punjab has harvested a 20-year record bumper wheat crop this season with its production of 129.93 lakh tonnes, an official said. During the current wheat ... Read More

Economist Surjit Bhalla Urged Policymakers To Reduce Interest Rate, Corporate Tax, Free Up Agriculture
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Economist Surjit Bhalla Urged Policymakers To Reduce Interest Rate, Corporate Tax, Free Up Agriculture

SMEStreet Desk- May 22, 2019

Economist and author Dr Surjit Bhalla said that the agenda for the new government should include the elimination of government intervention in agriculture sector, reforming ... Read More

Monsoon Prediction for this Year is Normal
Analysis, Agriculture

Monsoon Prediction for this Year is Normal

SME STREET- April 20, 2019

The Ministry of Earth Science recently said that the Southwest monsoon seasonal (June to September) rainfall over the country as a whole is likely to ... Read More

Agri Minister Radha Mohan Singh Said 67.82 Lakh Farmers Left Out from DBT Scheme
LimeLight, Analysis

Agri Minister Radha Mohan Singh Said 67.82 Lakh Farmers Left Out from DBT Scheme

SMEStreet Desk- March 18, 2019

Over 67.82 lakh farmers will be left out of the direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme as West Bengal, Sikkim and Delhi have not uploaded their ... Read More

Delhi Cabinet Approves Subsidy on Electricity for Farmers
Clusters, North Zone

Delhi Cabinet Approves Subsidy on Electricity for Farmers

SME STREET- February 26, 2019

The Delhi Cabinet approved a proposal to give farmers a subsidy of Rs 105 per kilowatt on the fixed charge of electricity given under the ... Read More

Agriculture Development & Farmer’s Welfare Is Our Priority: Agri  Minister
LimeLight, BioTech

Agriculture Development & Farmer’s Welfare Is Our Priority: Agri Minister

SMEStreet Desk- February 1, 2019

Radha Mohan Singh informed that various policy initiatives taken by the government in the last four and a half years have resulted in record production ... Read More