Agriculture sector

DNA: How will advancing financial year to January-December benefit farmers – Watch report

DNA: How will advancing financial year to January-December benefit farmers – Watch report

India currently follows April-March as the financial year.

Apr 29, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
Telangana CM lists out measures to strengthen agriculture sector

Telangana CM lists out measures to strengthen agriculture sector

Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Tuesday listed out various measures, including formation of farmers' associations to strengthen the agriculture sector in the state.

 

Apr 25, 2017, 20:20 PM IST
Repair rural household economy to sustain growth: SBI chief

Repair rural household economy to sustain growth: SBI chief

Calling for focussing on farm sector growth to sustain higher overall growth, the State Bank of India on Friday said revival in credit demand will stay low until the balance sheets of the rural households are repaired.

Mar 17, 2017, 19:56 PM IST

Fadnavis-led delegation to meet PM over loan waiver issue for farmers

A delegation headed by Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will today be meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi to demand relief for debt-ridden farmers and loan waiver issue.

Mar 17, 2017, 17:44 PM IST

Budget 2017: Govt may hike agri-credit target to Rs 10 lakh crore

The farm credit target is likely to be raised by a whopping Rs 1 lakh crore to Rs 10 lakh crore in Budget 2017-18 in order to increase credit flow in the agriculture sector.

Jan 30, 2017, 22:12 PM IST