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rabi crops

Govt hikes MSP for six rabi crops to woo farmers

Higher MSP will empower farmers and contribute to doubling of their income, tweeted PM Modi

22 Sep 2020 12:29 PM

Lag in kharif sowing not cause for concern; will recover: Agri Min official

The area sown to most kharif crops will be recovered as sowing window is till September 15.

01 Sep 2019 12:58 PM

After farmers march to Delhi, Govt hikes wheat MSP by Rs 105 per quintal

Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved higher minimum support price for Rabi crops.

03 Oct 2018 7:56 PM

Govt releases Rs 700 crore to Nafed for buying pulses at MSP

Nafed had procured pulses and other commodities worth Rs 5,800 crore during 2016-17 fiscal mainly under the PSF.

16 Jun 2017 3:44 PM

An unnecessary change?

Switching to a January-December financial year will not benefit the economy.

27 Apr 2017 12:41 AM


Jowar, wheat production up amid farm loan crisis

The production has risen despite the area under cultivation for rabi crops down by five per cent as compared to last year.

18 Mar 2017 2:21 AM