Tag: Farming

In Wake Of COVID-19 Spread, ICAR Issues Advisory To Farmers For Rabi Crops
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In Wake Of COVID-19 Spread, ICAR Issues Advisory To Farmers For Rabi Crops

SMEStreet Desk- April 1, 2020

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) has issued following Advisory for harvesting and threshing of Rabi crops and post-harvest, storage and Marketing of farm ... Read More

Government Gives Benefits To Farmers On Crop Loan Repayments Due To COVID-19 Lockdown
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Government Gives Benefits To Farmers On Crop Loan Repayments Due To COVID-19 Lockdown

Faiz Askari- March 31, 2020

Due to restrictions imposed on movement of people, many farmers are not able to travel to bank branches for payment of their short term crop ... Read More

Impact Of Climate Change On Farmers
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Impact Of Climate Change On Farmers

SMEStreet Desk- March 18, 2020

National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture (NMSA), one of the Missions under National Action Plan for Climate Change (NAPCC), includes programmatic interventions like Soil Health Card ... Read More

Food Ministry Looks For Additional Rs 13,000 Crore To Assist States With Paying Farmers
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Food Ministry Looks For Additional Rs 13,000 Crore To Assist States With Paying Farmers

SMEStreet Desk- March 13, 2020

States buy grain under the decentralized acquirement plot (DCP). Under the Food Security Act , the Center gets grain either by means of state-run Food ... Read More

Government Supplements Efforts For Doubling Farmers Income
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Government Supplements Efforts For Doubling Farmers Income

SMEStreet Desk- March 4, 2020

Further, the Government constituted an Inter-ministerial Committee in April, 2016 to examine issues relating to “Doubling of Farmers Income” and recommend strategies to achieve the ... Read More

PM Modi To Launch 10,000 Farmer Producer Organisations All Over The Nation Today
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PM Modi To Launch 10,000 Farmer Producer Organisations All Over The Nation Today

SMEStreet Desk- February 29, 2020

Nearly 86% of farmers are small and marginal with average land holdings in the country being less than 1.1 hectare. These small, marginal and landless ... Read More

32 Projects Sanctioned Under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Scheme
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32 Projects Sanctioned Under Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Scheme

SMEStreet Desk- February 28, 2020

These projects envisage the creation of direct and indirect employment for approximately fifteen thousand persons along with employment opportunities in rural areas to be the ... Read More