Category: Agriculture Current Affairs

Maharashtra government to Release Rs. 4000 Crore For farm loan weaving scheme

Maharashtra government has announced the release of Rs. 4000 Crore for farm loan weaving scheme. This amount has been released under the first phase of the total Rs. 34,000 to be released. The Disbursal of first phase will be covering total 8 lakh of farmer of the state as the initiatives of the state government […]

Prerna project Launched by Mahindra for Women Farmers

Mahindra and Mahindra has launched Prerna project for women farmers working in agriculture sector. Its aim is to provide efficient and ergonomic farm tools and equipments for women rather than using the unsuited tools which women are using today. The Prerna project will initially be started from Odhisa. It will be covering 1500+ families from more […]

Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana for Farmers launched in Madhya Pradesh

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan launched Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana for Farmers at the Krishi Upaj Mandi in Khurai, Sagar district of Madhya Pradesh. The scheme is aimed at to make sure that farmers get reasonable prices for for their crops. How Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojana will work? The scheme will make it sure that […]

Rajasthan Government Announced to waive farm loans up to Rs 50,000

Rajasthan Government announced to waive farm loans up to Rs 50,000

Rajasthan government has announced farm-loan waiver of Rs.20,000 crore after a two week protest was made by the farmers of the state. Under the scheme the farmer loans of up to 50,000 will be waived. Earlier farmers were demanding that the loans up to Rs 49,500 should be waived by the Government. But, the government […]

Government Planned to Create FarmerZone – Open Source Data Platform

Government Planned to Create FarmerZone

With an aim to improve lives of small and low marginal farmers, Union Ministry of science and technology has planned to launch an open source data platform called FarmerZone. The data served will be from biological researches which will help farmers to improve the ways and methods of agriculture using that data. The motive of […]

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