Agriculture Sector

  • Change India: How can we transform stagnant agriculture sector 16-02-2014 04:21 PM

    In the seventh edition of the 'Change India: An agenda for the next PM', ten policy initiatives that will enable the next prime minister to transform India's stagnant agriculture sector have been highlighted. ...
  • AP government constitutes GoM on agriculture sector 01-06-2013 01:20 AM

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh government on Friday constituted an 11-member Group of Ministers to provide policy direction to the agriculture sector for the 12th Plan. The GoM will also monitor and review the performance of the agriculture sector during the 12th Plan period. Minister for Agriculture will be chairman of the...
  • Bonanza for farmers, to get loans at 4 per cent 28-02-2011 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: In a bonanza to the farming community, the government on Monday announced loans at interest rate of four per cent -- three per cent less than market rate -- for farmers who pay their dues in time and raised the credit target for farm sector by Rs 1...
  • Budget 2011: concessions and incentives expected 28-02-2011 08:50 AM

    New Delhi: The salaried class and the farmers can expect some goodies from the Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee. Keeping an eye on assembly elections in five states, in Budget 2011-12, Mukherjee is likely to give tax concessions to the salaried class and offer incentives to farmers to give relief from...
  • Agriculture finally gets the attention 10-12-2006 08:40 PM

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