Bouna, Cate D'Ivoire (AFP) Feb 17, 2019
Gathered under the spreading baobab tree in Danoa town square, farmers and herders in a remote corner of Ivory Coast are finally talking about a dispute that.. Terra Daily - Published
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a day-long visit to Yavatmal and Dhule in Maharashtra on Saturday. In the name of PM Kisan Samman Nidhi, the government has planned to provide direct financial help..
Farmers and shepherds in Sardinia, Italy, poured hundreds of gallons of milk onto the streets to protest low prices. In this video, filmed by local man Antonio Figoni, protesters spilled sheep’s milk..
Farmers rescued several calves from blizzard conditions in Ephrata, Washington, on Saturday, February 9, as a winter storm continued to blanket much of the state. Nick Cobb was among those farmers who..
Norwich UK (SPX) Feb 18, 2019
Researchers have uncovered new evidence about the agriculturally important process of vernalization in a development that could help farmers deal with financially.. Terra Daily - Published
Rahul Gandhi hit out at the Narendra Modi government, saying that while it waived loans worth Rs 3.5 lakh crore of select industrialists, it promised just Rs 3.50 per day to farmers. Firstpost - Published
The customary post-budget meeting will take place against the backdrop of a slight deviation from the fiscal deficit target for the current financial year, tax rebate for income up to Rs 5 lakh and.. IndiaTimes - Published
Poor mental health is a wildly discussed topic within the farming community and a worrying trend is on the rise, with a preceived to be a gap in support for farmers, especially in isolated rural areas.. Cornish Guardian - Published Also reported by •The Cornishman •West Briton
Jind results offer other clues to these changes. In 2014, INLD got around 31,000 votes, of which 23,000 were in villages, neatly conforming to the party's identification with the Jat community and.. Firstpost - Published
By Lanre Ola MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (Reuters) - Nigeria bolstered security in much of the country on Friday on the eve of a presidential election in Africa's largest democracy where past ballots have been.. Firstpost - Published
Since the government made the scheme operational with effect from December 1, 2018, the first instalment of Rs 2,000 is to be transferred to bank accounts of each of this category of farmers by March.. IndiaTimes - Published
Addressing a public rally in Valsad district of Gujarat, Rahul Gandhi also claimed that the Modi government refused to waive farmers' loans but wrote off Rs 3.5 lakh crore debt of "15 top.. Firstpost - Published
"The Prime Minister Narendra Modi will formally launch the scheme at a farmers' rally at Gorakhpur on February 24. We expect the PM will push the button for 1 crore plus beneficiaries," the official.. IndiaTimes - Published
Farmers in 45 countries still use antibiotics to boost animal growth, despite warnings from health experts and bans on the practice in many parts of the world, the World Organization for Animal Health.. Reuters India - Published
'A sum of Rs 6,000 a year is very significant for a small farmer whose land holding is very small and whose produce is very small. All these calculations on a daily basis are extremely unfortunate and.. Rediff.com - Published
Following reports of loan scams across cooperative banks in Dungarpur district of Rajasthan, farmers from several villages in Bharatpur and Dholpur districts approached the authorities Firstpost - Published
Under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi scheme that Narendra Modi will launch, farmers cultivating up to 5 acres will get a direct cash support of Rs 6,000 annually, payable in three equal.. Firstpost - Published
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate on February 24 the government scheme of giving Rs 6,000 annual financial assistance to farmers which was announced in the interim budget, a senior BJP.. IndiaTimes - Published
India's opposition, bidding to unseat Prime Minister Narendra Modi in upcoming elections, will impose tight curbs on land acquisition for industry if voted into power to help protect farmers, its.. Reuters India - Published
Parliament Wednesday approved Modi Government's sixth and final Budget that gave Income Tax rebate to those earning up to Rs 5 lakh, an annual cash dole of Rs 6,000 to small farmers and pension for.. DNA - Published
A movie premiering in Berlin tells the true story of a young boy from a famine-stricken village in Malawi who studies books about energy then builds a wind turbine that enables farmers to irrigate.. Reuters India - Published
The decision to scrap the plan for landless workers and focus only on small and marginal farmers was made as there was no proper method to find out who qualify as landless labourers. Rediff.com - Published
*ShivOm Dayal Energies (P) Ltd.*, is setting up two biofuel projects worth Rs 800 Crore. The two biofuel plants will be set up in the districts of Saharanpur and Bijnor.
*Left to Right: Dr. Chao -.. NewsVoir - Published
While the Delhi government is trying woo them with a draft agricultural policy, farmers of the national capital do not seem to be very happy with the ruling Aam Aadmi Party on the issue of high.. IndiaTimes - Published
Players from Italian club Cagliari missed their flight to Milan for Sunday's top flight game after being locked inside their training ground by local farmers protesting over milk prices Firstpost - Published
The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president Sukhbir Singh Badal attempted to attract Sikh voters in Haryana by talking mostly on the issues related to Sikh community, while announcing free electricity to.. IndiaTimes - Published
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Seeds and agrochemicals giant Bayer AG is in violation of a Brazilian court order obliging it to deposit in an escrow account all royalties paid by Mato Grosso state farmers for.. Firstpost - Published
Notably, Gehlot had on December 19 announced to waive off the farmers' entire short-term crop loan from cooperative banks and agriculture loans up to Rs 2 lakh for defaulter farmers from nationalised.. DNA - Published