Tag: States

Coir Kerala expo inaugurated in Alappuzha

With a pledge to accord the highest priority to coir sector, Chief Minister Oommen Chandy has called for developing new schemes to meet the husk shortage faced by the sector.

“If we are able to procure…

To encourage organic farming in Maharashtra, the State Government has formulated a special policy for the sector. The policy has devised a roadmap for developing the whole value chain — from the farm gate to the consumer.

The policy has defined …

The Tamil Nadu Government is to set up an institute of fisheries technology that will offer diploma courses in various disciplines connected with fishing that will be set up in neighbouring Tiruvallur district.

The Chief Minister, Ms J. Jayalalith…

The opposition Left Front on Friday urged the West Bengal Government to immediately announce the minimum support price for jute in accordance with the recommendations of the M. S. Swaminathan Commission.

The CPI (M) leader, Mr Anisur Rehman who le…

In a bid to provide insurance cover to lakhs of families engaged in plucking and binding of kendu leaf, the Odisha Government on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC).

“About 7.8 lakh ke…

The Jammu and Kashmir Government will develop 20 urban vegetable clusters here to help farmers get maximum returns on their land.

The Department of Agriculture has identified 15 locations to be developed as urban clusters in Jammu district and the…