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Broad-based market recovery key theme for 2020: Mahesh Patil
The cyclical recovery in the economy will prop-up earnings next year, says Patil.
PM-KISAN to provide multiple benefits to farmers: CEA
The average income of farmers in 2015-16 was about Rs 30,000 and, hence, Rs 6,000 would...
MSP hike to boost farm income, spur growth: Assocham
The government's decision to hike the MSP for 14 khariff crops would boost farmers' inco...
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.
Central wheat procurement to empower Farmers in Punjab, Haryana
The government agencies in the two states have hurried the registration of bank accounts of farmers following the directions of the Union ministry of consumer affairs, food and public distribution.
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.
Rs 500cr farm income got I-T relief sans verification: CAG
The CAG asks I-T department to revisit cases where agricultural income excess set threshold.
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.
No pickup in demand yet, says HUL Chairman
HUL posted a 21% rise in Q2 profit, but its volume growth stayed at the lowest rate in 2 years.
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.
Auto industry to benefit from corporate tax revision: ICRA
The reduction of corporate tax rates to globally competitive levels will incentivise OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) and their vendors to increase localisation.
GoM set up to resolve land leasing issues
The model legislation, drafted by the Aayog three years ago, is yet to be adopted by states. Most state governments have either legally banned or slapped restrictions on agricultural land leasing that have forced tenancy to be informal, insecure and inefficient. The share of agriculture in GDP is only about 14%, but it employs 49% of the country’s total workforce.
Fiscal, monetary options largely exhausted, structural reforms critical to push GDP growth
India’s agriculture model is quite challenged with raising demand-supply imbalance
Cooperatives should explore new areas to double farm income: Narendra Modi
Another area is beekeeping, where farmers can bring 'Sweet Revolution' through cooperative movement. It is not only honey but there is a big market for beewax worldover, Modi said.
Tractor sales to pick up later this year: Escorts MD, Nikhil Nanda
From double-digit decline in sales until now, the industry's de-growth will moderate to mid-single digits by the end of the fiscal, he told.