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Maintain balance between organics, chemical fertilisers: Tomar

Maintain balance between organics, chemical fertilisers: Tomar

🕔12:56, 24.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday called for balanced use of chemicals and fertilisers in agriculture sector. “There was a time when the ‘Green Revolution’ was needed for ensuring food security.

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Govt committed to addressing challenges in agri sector: Minister

Govt committed to addressing challenges in agri sector: Minister

🕔10:22, 3.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 3  Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Thursday said the government is committed to addressing various challenges faced by the agriculture sector, including climate change. “Due to severe climate imbalance, some regions are

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Tomar inaugurates refurbished second-largest gene bank

Tomar inaugurates refurbished second-largest gene bank

🕔06:52, 17.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 17  Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Monday inaugurated the refurbished state-of-the-art National Gene Bank — the world’s second-largest — at the National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (NBPGR) here. “The farmers of

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Foodgrain production rose over 18% in past 5 years: Tomar

Foodgrain production rose over 18% in past 5 years: Tomar

🕔07:16, 24.Feb 2021

New Delhi, Feb 24  Union Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Tuesday said that the production of foodgrains in the country surged over 18 per cent in the past five years with a rise in productivity by

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1.20 lakh Haryana farmers support new farm laws

1.20 lakh Haryana farmers support new farm laws

🕔07:35, 8.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 8  Around 1.20 lakh farmers from Haryana have written a letter to the Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar showing their support towards the farm laws and demanded that they shouldn’t be withdrawn. The

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Govt will consider demands of farmers on APMCs, private markets

Govt will consider demands of farmers on APMCs, private markets

🕔07:26, 4.Dec 2020

New Delhi, Dec 4  Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar said the government will consider the demands of the farmers for level playing field between the APMCs and private markets or trade area outside the APMCs and

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Tomar launches National Bamboo Mission logo, 22 clusters

Tomar launches National Bamboo Mission logo, 22 clusters

🕔07:47, 9.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sep 9  Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Tuesday released a logo for the National Bamboo Mission (NBM) while inaugurating 22 bamboo clusters in nine states. These clusters are in Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra,

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Tomar assures full support to states for agri-infra development

Tomar assures full support to states for agri-infra development

🕔07:46, 11.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 11  Union Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Friday assured full support to the states from the Centre for accelerating agriculture infrastructure development and formation and promotion of 10,000 Farmer Producer Organisations (FPOs) in

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Repayment date for short term agri loans extended to Aug 31

Repayment date for short term agri loans extended to Aug 31

🕔07:23, 2.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 2  Extending relief to the farmers amid the difficult time of the Covid-19 pandemic, the Union Cabinet on Monday approved the extension of repayment date for short term loans for agriculture and allied activities by banks which

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