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Monday, June 25, 2018
2200 blank cheques have been so far returned Youth Kamal Organisation, an NGO that fights for the rights of the farmers, today said they have received a written complaint from the farmers community under ‘Kisan Bachao, Desh Bachao’ campaign stating that on one hand farmers land is put on mortgage,...
MSDE will facilitate identification of new job roles and alignment of the ongoing courses with NSQF for MoA&FW through Agriculture Skill Council of India (ASCI) Both the ministries intend to use Training Infrastructure (TI) already established under MoA&FW viz. NIAM, MANAGE etc. In order to develop skills and...
A technologically advanced, all new version of Mahindra’s App based digital advisory platform for farmers Mahindra Agri Solutions Limited (MASL), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., today announced the launch of MyAgriGuru2.0, a technologically advanced, all new version of its popular App based digital advisory platform for farmers. The...
Chandigarh, Ministry of Agriculture has initiated various projects and schemes benefitting farmers fraternity across the country. Amongst them, Krishi Vikas Kendra is an effort in the direction of PM's vision of doubliing the incomes of farmers. Ministry designated agency Biotechnology Development Association of India has so far opened 43...
The stage is set for opportunities of a magnitude that will make India Inc sit up and take note By Lalit Nambiar India lives in its villages. With 18 million households (representing 45 per cent of India’s workforce) living in rural India, hardly anyone would disagree with the economic or political...
A new project in a Punjab village is showing how straw management techniques can increase farmers’ output and reduce air pollution at the same time as protecting nutrients for future crop growth.  To tackle the problem of stubble burning, New Holland Agriculture- an agriculture machinery company has collaborated with...
New Holland Agriculture brand has launched a campaign to spread awareness among farmers about ill-effects of burning crop residue post harvesting, and educate them about brand’s innovative solutions that can help in straw (crop-residue) management. The awareness campaign will be carried out in Punjab and will go on for next...
Union Minister Agrees to Capt Amarinder’s Request For Higher User Charges on Used Gunny Bags Capt Amarinder Says State Getting Geared Up For Smooth Kharif Procurement Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday called upon Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Ram Vilas Paswan, to seek central...
Project Set to Take Off in October, Expected to Generate 5000 Jobs in State ITC Limited, one of India’s leading multi-business corporates, has decided to further increase its investment in the integrated Food Park it is development in Kapurthala to Rs. 1700 crore. This was conveyed to Punjab Chief Minister Captain...
British High Commissioner and Deputy High Commissioner on Friday called upon Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to discuss cooperation with the state government in the promotion of agriculture and allied fields. High Commissioner Sir Dominic Asquith and Deputy High Commissioner Andrew Ayre were accompanied by their wives, Louise Asquith and Bettina...