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Parliament passes historic agri-reform bills, PM Modi assures farmers on MSP

Indian parliament on 20th September passed The Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 and The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020. Prime Minister has assured that procurement at MSP will continue....................

How India can become the global fruit bowl!

Revolutionizing horticulture in India to make it a global hub for fruits, writes Pankaj Khandelwal, Chairman and Managing Director, INI Farms....................

Govt okays scheme to form 10,000 new Farmer Producer Organizations

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval for 10,000 Farmer Producer Organizations (FPOs) to be formed in five years period from 2019-20 to 2023-24 to ensure economies of scale for farmers.................

India’s state agriculture ministers meet in Delhi, discuss policy

As per the Union Minister for Agriculture & Farmers Welfare, Mr Narendra Singh Tomar, the farmers should be given a proper price for their produce................

Outgrow program to improve farm level profitability

The initiative by WayCool Foods & Products aims to cover 1,000 acres and benefit 500+ farmers under this program by December 2019..................

GM technology has helped in increasing cotton production, says govt

While the MoS Agriculture, Mr Parshottam Rupala credited the adoption of Bt Cotton for increase in the production of the crop, he also emphasized that there is a separate process of evaluation of safety of each genetically modified crop...………..

Working in a phased manner to achieve the goal of zero...

As per the union agriculture minister, to attract the youth of the country towards agriculture, a project called 'Arya' is being run through Krishi Vigyan Kendras and the farmer first program is also playing a leading role in this direction...…………...

‘Model Act on Contract Farming’ will encourage entry of private sector

As per agriulture ministry, the adoption of contract farming under the new model act released in May 2018, will help in mitigating the price risk and market uncertainties, thus encouraging entry of private players into the farm sector...……….

Govt revisits contract farming law in India

The fresh Model Contract Farming Act lays special emphasis on protecting the interests of the farmers, considering them as the weaker of the two parties entering into a contract.............

EIMA AGRIMACH INDIA 2017: Need to build a future ready agriculture...

Time has come to get the farm equipment industry into a loop and enter into meaningful discussions for spreading the culture of mechanization in the rural areas...............