To know precisely where agricultural land is located for regional and global food security planning, two new maps offer a clearer view of global agriculture.
Acceding to Kerala government`s demand, the Centre today decided to keep agricultural land, plantations and habitations out of Ecologically Senstive Areas (ESAs) identified by a committee.
Delhi Government on Wednesday lifted certain restrictions on use of agricultural land for construction activities.
Monkeys have been annually damaging various type of crops covering over 15,000 hectares of land in Jammu division of the state.
The issue of diversion of agricultural land for other purposes was raised in Rajya Sabha Monday.
BJP Tuesday accused the Uttarakhand government of selling farmers` land at throwaway prices in the name of industrial development.
Former union minister of state Ramakant Khalap has asked Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar to ban the sale of agricultural land to non-agriculturists.
JPP strongly opposed any move to acquire agricultural land for industries even though it made clear that the party was not against industrialization.
The Kerala government expects to incur a Rs 4,500 crore expenditure on implementing various schemes for renovation of agricultural land in Kuttanad, in Alappuzha district, under the Kuttanad package.
NCP has urged the Congress
government here to bring forward a legislation to protect
fertile farmlands and prevent activities of realtors.
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