Two prominent events marked the Indian agriculture during the calendar year 2014. Firstly, a change of guard at the centre with BJP-led NDA forming the government and secondly, the deficit monsoon that impacted kharif crop output and threatened to pull down the agriculture growth.
New Delhi : Kharif crops have been sown on a total area of 1037.15 lakh hectares as on October 9, official data showed on Friday. The sowing of monsoon crops was on an area of 1,020.48 lakh hectares during the corresponding time of last year. Rice, a widely-eaten food in the country, was transplanted on 377.23 lakh hectares, pulses on... Read More
#Bathinda #Punjab #News KISAN SAMMELAN ORGANISED AT VILLAGE KALJHARANI. One Day Kisan Sammelan on “Pradhan Mantra Fasal Bima Yojana And Successful Cultivation of Kharif crops” was organized by PAU-Krishi Vigyan Kendra Bathinda at adopted Village Kaljharani on 24 April 2016.
Accusing Rajasthan government of working against the interests of farmers, a Congress MLA on Saturday alleged irregularities in assessing damage to crops in his constituency in Jalore district during the last Kharif crops season.