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Ray of hope: Farmers can sell 25 quintals a day under PM-AASHA

New Delhi: An individual farmer will now be able to sell up to 25 quintals of produce per day, and get relief from all taxes, according to the new guidelines of the Centre&rsq...

October 22, 2018

Govt plans to double edible oil production by 2022 to cut import dependence

Mumbai: The Ministry of Agriculture has prepared a roadmap to increase India's annual edible oil production to 13.69 million tonnes by 2022 from present 7.31 million tonnes, su...

September 25, 2018

Indian, Chinese businessmen discuss about export of Indian oil seeds meals to China

Beijing: A 20 member Indian delegation, led by Mr Sanjeev Kumar Chadha, Managing Director, NAFED, discussed opportunities for export of Indian oilseed meals to China, with 120 repr...

September 20, 2018

Govt to invest more in rural infra to help farmers, says Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: The Government of India is planning to invest in rural infrastructure like roads and irrigation systems to ensure sustainability in the long run, according to Mr Arun Ja...

September 19, 2018

Govt eyes record 285.2 MT foodgrain output in 2018-19

New Delhi: The Government of India has targeted to increase foodgrain production to 285.2 million tonnes (MT) in the 2018-19 crop year from 284.83 MT produced in 2017-18 crop year....

September 18, 2018

7 crore beneficiaries under Antyodaya Anna Yojana in Maharashtra: Union Minister Shri Ram Vilas Paswan

Mumbai: About 70 million people have benefitted under Antyodaya Anna Yojana in Maharashtra covering 75 per cent of rural population and 50 per cent of urban population, according t...

September 18, 2018

Patanjali enters dairy business; eyes sales worth Rs 1,000 cr next fiscal

New Delhi: Patanjali Ayurved enters the dairy segment targeting revenues worth Rs 1,000 crore (US$ 137.45 million) from that segment.


September 13, 2018

Cabinet okays Rs 15,053cr new procurement policy to ensure MSP to farmers

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet approves Rs 15,053 crore (US$ 2.07 billion) under the new “Pradhan Mantri Annadata Aay SanraksHan Abhiyan” (PM-AASHA) policy to ensure mini...

September 13, 2018
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