New food law: Nabard to put up 10K warehouses in panchayats

The proposed warehouses will be set up in association with primary cooperatives and the money is already provided for in the budget, Nabard Chairman Prakash Bakshi told PTI.

Cobrapost: NABARD chief gives clean chit to co-operative banks

Amid allegations of co-operative banks being used as conduits for money laundering, NABARD, which jointly regulates such lenders, has said that it has found no shortcoming pointing towards any such activity.

Crop loans in 2011-12 likely to be Rs 50,000 cr: NABARD chief

Crop loans of about Rs 50,000 crore are likely to be sanctioned in the current fiscal, NABARD Chairman Prakash Bakshi said Monday.

Farm loan to exceed target, touch Rs 5.20 lakh cr: Nabard

Farm loan disbursal is expected to exceed the target of Rs 4.75 lakh crore and touch Rs 5.20 lakh crore in 2011-12 on the back of good monsoon, National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development said on Monday.