Issue of women farmers' plight raised in Rajya Sabha

 A BJP member in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday raised the issue of plight of women farmers and demanded setting up of an Agro Commission for them to determine their wages along with a separate agro women bank for them.

Women farmers face problem of land ownership: MS Swaminathan

Renowned farm scientist MS Swaminathan on Tuesday said land ownership is the biggest problem faced by the women farmers in the country.

Convention of women farmers held in Vadodara

Women farmers from Gujarat have been appealed to engage in dairy business and not stuck to traditional agricultural practices alone at their state-level congregation here on Sunday.