January 03, 2020 5:40 pm
Dr K P Patel, Dean, Faculty of Agriculture, Anand Agricultural University said that with both the crops — cotton and paddy — being financially rewarding, the farmers opted for the two crops despite the advisory against it.
July 30, 2015 4:17 am
August 16, 2012 2:13 pm
Foodgrains output this year is likely to surpass that of the 2009 drought year,the government said today.
August 02, 2012 4:29 pm
The state had witnessed deficit rainfall in June with only 83.5 mm of rains being recorded.
July 31, 2012 6:45 pm
Deficit of 21 per cent is likely to hit production of kharif crops,mainly coarse cereals and pulses.
June 15, 2012 3:35 am
In a major decision,the government revised the minimum support price for the paddy crop by over 15 per cent from Rs 1,080
May 16, 2012 3:30 am
Maharashtra spends more than ever on tackling a recurring problem,but the measures themselves havent changed
November 09, 2011 3:43 am
With the yield of rabi and kharif crops remaining stagnant for the past four years,there is a need for new variety of seeds to improve farming practices or for some seed treatment,experts told a farmers training cam here.
September 23, 2011 3:15 am
Two consecutive years of drought in the state had hit kharif crops paddy,millet and oilseeds
May 18, 2011 4:39 am
Alleging injustice by the Centre in the allocation of DAP,Gujarat Agriculture Minister Dileep Sanghani has urged Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar to meet the states demand as per the rules and priority.