Farmers and ranchers are the heroes of the food system: David MacLennan

Farmers Are Key to Global Supply Chain Resilience who played a critical role in addressing the Covid-19 pandemic
Cargill CEO Addresses Farmers' Role in Sustainability at NFGA Annual Convention

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., June 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill Chairman and CEO David MacLennan today addressed members of the National Feed and Grain Association at the organization's 125th annual convention, acknowledging farmers and ranchers as the heroes of the food system who played a critical role in addressing the Covid-19 pandemic.

Farming Advisory for Chhattisgarh Farmers, Rain Data & System of Rice Intensification Popular as SRI Usability

Raipur: Timely advice to farmers for sowing of Kharif crops.
Raipur, June 23, 2020: Monsoon has become active in the state, and water is continuously falling. In such a situation, farmers have been advised to sow various kharif crops on time.

Farmers should use masks to prevent infection of Kovid-19 virus while sowing Kharif crops and regularly wash their hands and social and physical away with soapy water.
Continuous cleaning of agricultural plants and equipment is very important.

Punjab CM To Take Up Issue Of Reported Bid To Displace 30000 Sikh Farmers In U.P With Shah & Yogi

Chandigarh, June 16, 2020 Taking cognizance of reports of attempts by the Uttar Pradesh government to displace more than 30,000 Sikh farmers by taking over their hard-earned arable land, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday said he will take up the issue with his UP counterpart Adityanath Yogi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah.

Captain Amarinder expressed serious concern over some media reports suggesting that the Sikh families were being sought to be displaced after living in UP for three generations.

5287 Crore Cooperative Crop Loan to 16.36 Lakh Farmers, 2.34 New Ones Linked: Cooperative Minister Uday Lal Anjana

Distribution of cooperative crop loans to 16.36 lakh farmers of the state distributed to farmers 5 thousand 287 crores
2.34 lakh new farmers also linked to crop loans

Jaipur, 08 June 2020. Cooperative Minister Uday Lal Anjana informed that a cooperative Kharif crop loan of Rs. 5287 crore has been distributed to 16 lakh 36 thousand 396 member farmers of village service cooperative societies of the state. This interest-free short-term crop loan is targeted to be distributed to 25 lakh farmers in the year 2020-21.

Farmers opting for land pooling facility not to pay additional charges for preferential locations

GMADA issues notification, Cabinet Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu thanks Chief Minister & Sukh Sarakaria

S.A.S. Nagar, June 4, 2020: In a good news for the farmers of the district who had opted for the land pooling facility in the Aerocity, Eco City-2, IT City and Sector-88 and 89 (under GMADA), they won’t have to pay additional charges anymore for the preferential locations. A notification to this effect has been issued by GMADA. The farmers who has deposited money regarding the above locations of the plots, would now get their money back within 3 months from GMADA.

2261 Crores to 13 Lakh Rajasthan Farmers, 91% insurance claim distributed for Kharif-2019: Minister Lalchand Kataria

In Rajasthan, 13 lakh farmers got insurance claim of 2261 Crores: Minister Lalchand Kataria

Jaipur, 4 June 2020. Under the Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme Kharif-2019, an insurance claim of Rs. 2 thousand 261 crore has been distributed to 13 lakh eligible insured farmers in the state. This is 91 percent of the total claim.
Agriculture Minister Lalchand Kataria said that under Kharif-2019, under the Crop Insurance Scheme, an insurance claim of Rs. This is about 91 percent of the total claim and 13 lakh insured tenants have benefited from it.

17,710 Crore paid to farmers & Work to 24+ Lakh Laborers in Madhya Pradesh

Over 24 Lakh laborers got work and Rs. 17,710 Crore paid to farmers in state
CM Shri Chouhan apprises himself of progress related to laborers and farmers’ welfare
Bhopal : Tuesday, June 2, 2020, MP Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has said that employment should be given to each needy laborer under the Shram Siddhi Abhiyan. New job cards should be given as per the requirement.

Punjab Agricultural University (PAU) Ludhiana has issued an advisory for the farmers

PAU issues advisory for farmers 

S. A. S. Nagar, 28 May 2020: The Punjab Agricultural University (PAU), Ludhiana has issued an advisory for the farmers of the State. 

The farmers are advised not to spray any crop as there is possibility of gusty winds during coming days and also advised to do regular monitoring, preparedness and control

measures as a preventive effort need to be accelerated to combat the upcoming swarm incidence.