MSP hike to boost farm income, spur growth: Assocham
The government's decision to hike the MSP for 14 khariff crops would boost farmers' income, resulting in a huge rural demand push to the Indian economy.
Niti Aayog bats for direct benefit transfer to farmers
Niti suggests that all subsidies, including fertilisers, power, crop insurance, irriga...
K Chandrasekhar Rao trump card that Centre wants to adopt
Modi might adopt the Telangana scheme as he tries to assuage farmers ahead of the 2...
Working day and night to double farmers' income by 2022: PM Modi
Addressing the BJP's National Convention at the Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said earlier governments ...
As a horticulture boom pushes up farm incomes, here are two key missing pieces
One major stumbling block in the promotion of horticulture is the lack of cold storage facilities.
Multiple factors falling in place to help select auto stocks accelerate in 2019
The expert expects the industry to witness a revival starting from Q4FY19.
Farm income not improving, loan waiver regressive: Nitish Kumar
Speaking at the fourth meeting of the Niti Aayog's governing council, he sought replacing the practice of cooking foods under the Mid Day Meal scheme with direct benefit transfer.
Modi says agri export policy on the anvil; on track to double farm income by 2022
Farmers are adopting micro-irrigation, drip irrigation and sprinklers, he said, adding that the government is reviving 99 stuck irrigation projects.
Farm export policy hasn't been framed with elections in mind: Siraj Hussain, ICRIER
Export policies do not result in overnight transformation, says the former Secy, food processing ministry
Agriculture Export Policy likely to be cleared in next few days: Suresh Prabhu
Stable trade policy regime, reforms in the APMC Act, streamlining of Mandi fee and liberalisation of land leasing norms are some of the key recommendations of the draft agriculture export policy.
Agriculture sector to grow 2.1%: Can it double farm income by 2022?
The Economic Survey said there was predominance of small operational holding in Indian agriculture.
Doubling farm income to make farming sustainable: Arun Jaitley
Jaitley said the government has taken various measures to improve rural infrastructure by building roads, electrifying all villages, developing irrigation and providing regular dwellings.
M&M to gain more on Budget hopes, rising farm incomes
The company’s market share improved to 43.5 per cent in FY18 (year to date basis) from 40 per cent in the FY15.
Taxing farm income has always been under consideration of successive governments: Niti Aayog
"Taxing agri income has always been under consideration of successive governments. We have to first ensure that our agriculture become productive," Niti Aayog's Rajiv Kumar said.
Suresh Prabhu reviews proposed agri export, industrial policies
Prime Minister Narendra Modi last week said a new agriculture export policy will be unveiled soon to boost farm income
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