Big B's farmland in UP survives unseasonal rains, yields 200 quintals of wheat
Big B's farmland in UP survives unseasonal rains, yields 200 quintals of wheat

 At a time when lakhs of acres of standing wheat crop in Uttar Pradesh has been devastated due to unseasonal rains leaving farmers in throes of an unprecedented despair, the owner of a 24-bigha (six hectares) farm at the outskirts of this state capital is neither deterred nor perturbed by the vagaries of the inclement weather.

Acres of farmland up in flames in Amethi

Several acres of farmland with wheat crop caught fire in separate incidents here.

Untimely rain, hailstorm destroy acres of farmland in Maharashtra

Unseasonal rains and hailstorm has damaged acres of farmland in Maharashtra.

Global warming may spread drought to a third of Earth

One third of the world may be at increased risk of drought by 2100 as warmer temperatures wring more moisture from the soil, a new study has warned.

Oil spill in 100 acres farmland after pipeline crack

A pipeline carrying crude oil for refining developed cracks and spilt oil in about 100 acres of farmland in a village in the district.

Ethiopia offers India farmland 2/5th Punjab’s size

Ethiopia has offered to Indian investors 1.8 million hectares of farmland, equalling nearly 40 percent the total area of principal grain-growing state of Punjab, in what could give a big push to the country`s food security.

`Farmers to get farmland along Indo-Pak border`

All cultivable land along the Indo-Pak border, would be handed over to the farmers for cultivation.

Illegal colonies in farmland: Govt to act against officials

The Delhi government Monday warned of
strict action against the builders and officials found
involved in allowing illegal colonies in agricultural land in
the capital.