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Minister wants reduced post-harvest losses in Horticulture

Jul 18, 2013
Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar emphasized the need to reduce post-harvest losses in horticultural sector, said a release ...

Minister hopes custom duty hike will stop sugar import

Jul 11, 2013
Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar said that the hike in sugar import duty to 15 per cent will halt shipments and boost domestic sa...

PM appeals to trade unions to call off strike

Feb 18, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday appealed to central trade unions to withdraw their call for a countrywide strike Feb 20-21, s...

Chhattisgarh seeks Rs.100 crore aid

Feb 07, 2013
Chhattisgarh Agriculture Minister Chandrashekhar Sahu Wednesday demanded Rs.100 crore from the central government under the Nation...

Curtail export of onion, Dikshit urges Pawar

Feb 01, 2013
Concerned over skyrocketing prices of onions which have nearly tripled in the last few weeks, Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit ...

Mechanisation will increase food output: Pawar

Jan 31, 2013
Farm mechanisation must be given priority to attain the projected demand of 280 million tonnes of food grains by 2020-21, union Ag...

President calls for 'Second Green Revolution'

Dec 12, 2012
President Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday called for a second Green Revolution in agriculture that is more holistic and widespread.

India to export high quality wheat to Iran: Pawar

Oct 10, 2012
India can explore the possibility of supplying high quality wheat to Iran from Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, following complaints ...

India's poultry farmers request chicken feed

Jul 24, 2012
Poultry farmers in India, the fourth largest egg producer worldwide, troubled by the spiraling prices of chicken feed, want the go...

NMFP: Decentralization boost for food processing industry

Sep 03, 2012
The Union government has approved the introduction of the National Mission on Food Processing (NMFP) scheme with the participation...