Sowing

  • Declare Jharkhand drought-hit, demands BJP 13-08-2013 01:47 PM

    The BJP on Tuesday demanded that Jharkhand be declared drought-hit following a deficit monsoon. A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) delegation led by state president Rabindra Rai and former Chief Minister Arjun Munda met Governor Syed Ahmad and demanded that the state be declared drought hit. "In the memorandum to the...
  • Sowing activities completed on 114 lakh hectares of land during Kharif season 05-08-2013 12:13 PM

    Sowing operations have been completed in about 114 lakh hectares during kharif season in Madhya Pradesh. Last year, sowing operations were accomplished in over 104 lakh hectares, an official release said in Bhopal on Monday. Of the sowing operations completed so far, coarse cereals have been sown in 28,92,000 hectares,...