Agri households’ average earnings grew to over Rs 1 lakh in FY16
Conducted with 2015-16 as the reference year, the survey covered 40,327 rural households.
Cooperatives should explore new areas to double farm income: Narendra Modi
Another area is beekeeping, where farmers can bring 'Sweet Revolut...
PM Modi promises farmers low input costs and good price for harvest
Modi said Indian agriculture has grown significantly in the past four yea...
Can good irrigation double farm income?
Allocation on Pradhan Mantri Grameen Sadak Yojana remains frozen at Rs 19,000 crore, as was last year.
Post rural blow, government may go extra mile to boost farm income
In the Union Budget 2017, the government had announced to double farm income by 2022.
Govt to prepare roadmap for doubling farmers income by 2022
The conference, which will have around 300 participants, has been called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who himself will attend the meeting on the second day.
Lowest interest among millennials in agri-jobs: Survey
During the 2017 calendar year, there was 25 per cent drop in the average number of agriculture related job searches per week, it said.
Bring benefits of changes in food trade to farmers: President Ram Nath Kovind
President said: "Our determined and committed farmers have produced food for our country and they have it in them to produce for the world.
After financial inclusion, Grameen Foundation wants to help increase farm incomes
The foundation said it is also keen to educate people, especially the poor, about the relevance of services they get and also study how these services change their behaviour.
CAG lens on entities avoiding tax with 'farm income' claim
Finance ministry data showed that nearly four lakh people declaring farm income had been granted exemption during 2013-14.
Rich farmers, watch out! Taxmen are coming for you with satellites
The income tax department has shortlisted for scrutiny nearly 50 persons with suspicious farm income more than Rs 50 lakh each.
Annual income of Odisha farmers Rs 59,712: Survey report
Agriculture minister Damodar Rout said this while replying to a written question of BJP MLA Dilip Ray in the assembly.
Normal monsoons can boost farm income by 20% in FY17: Report
Farm income is of critical importance for any recovery in rural spending as 36 per cent of the rural income still come from farming.
The great onion crisis in India is back to Modi’s dismay
The onion, whose soaring prices have been blamed for bringing down past govts, puts Modi in a tight spot.
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