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Agrochemicals Bounce Back Despite Covid-19 Fears
Agrochemicals Bounce Back Despite Covid-19 Fears
Mar 14, 2021

Between April and December 2020, production zoomed by almost 12%, compared to a negative 12.8% during the same period in the previous years: CARE Ratings

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Women Farmers Being Denied Their Due: Activists
Women Farmers Being Denied Their Due: Activists
Mar 11, 2021

But the government claims support and assistance to women farmers provided over and above male farmers under several schemes

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CSR Spending In Agriculture Far Less Than Other Sectors: Study
CSR Spending In Agriculture Far Less Than Other Sectors: Study
Mar 10, 2021

More investment needed to address problems like bottlenecks in supply chain and better market conditions for farm products

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An Agenda For Agricultural Reforms
An Agenda For Agricultural Reforms
Mar 09, 2021

Point of View provides a 360-degree perspective on crucial farm issues. Barun Mitra here outlines key issues on the political deadlock over farm laws

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Women Farmers: From Raising Livestock To Growing Food In Backyards
Women Farmers: From Raising Livestock To Growing Food In Backyards
Mar 08, 2021

On Women’s Day, empowering stories of ladies successfully raising livestock and growing food in backyards, with some help from ICRISAT joint projects

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Study Says Women Farmers Can Increase Yield 20-30%: UN Body
Study Says Women Farmers Can Increase Yield 20-30%: UN Body
Mar 08, 2021

Research shows that if women farmers had the same access to productive resources as men, they could increase agricultural output: FAO

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Why This Distress Sale Of Tomato, Potato In Kendrapara
Why This Distress Sale Of Tomato, Potato In Kendrapara
Mar 05, 2021

The price of tomatoes has fallen from about Rs.30 per kg a few months ago to less than Rs.10 now, adding to the miseries of Odisha farmers

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Opposing Farm Legislations Is All About Fuss Over Nothing
Opposing Farm Legislations Is All About Fuss Over Nothing
Mar 05, 2021

Point of View provides a 360-degree perspective on crucial farm issues. Here, BJP Media Relations Dept Convener Sudesh Verma writes on the new agri laws

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Sugar Output Up 20% Till Feb, But Ex-Mill Prices Down: ISMA
Sugar Output Up 20% Till Feb, But Ex-Mill Prices Down: ISMA
Mar 04, 2021

The increase is being mainly attributed to Maharashtra, where sugar production till February 28 this year was 84.85 lakh tons.

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'Livelihood And Food Security Of Country At Stake'
'Livelihood And Food Security Of Country At Stake'
Mar 03, 2021

Point of View provides a 360-degree perspective on crucial farm issues. Here, CPI(M)’s Nilotpal Basu writes on the three new agri laws

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