Rathore assures help to Rajasthan farmers for crop damage

Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore visited Jaipur district and adjoining areas to carry out a field survey of the Rabi crop that has been damaged by unseasonal rains over the past month.

Fresh spate of untimely rains damage crops in Nashik

Heavy unseasonal downpour lashed several parts of Nashik on Friday night further damaging rabi crop wheat and seasonal fruits.

Rain leaves 678 families homeless in Odisha

At least 678 kutcha houses of tribals have been damaged in Odisha`s Koraput and Rayagada districts due to incessant rain for the last three days.

SC declines to restrain GM crops` field trials

The Supreme Court Monday declined to restrain the government from going ahead with the open field trials of the GM crops for the coming rabi season.

Wheat collection in Haryana at all-time high

Wheat procurement in Haryana has touched the all-time high level of 73.13 lakh tonnes this season on the back of bumper crop.

Centre to consult states on drought salvage efforts

Worried over the impact of monsoon failure, the Centre has convened a meeting of the State Agriculture Ministers on Friday to chalk out plans for salvaging losses in Kharif production.