Saturday, January 28, 2023

farmers

Will support farmers in producing more pulses: Centre

The government on Thursday said it will take steps to support farmers for increasing pulses production and also streamline imports as part of its objective to make available the products at affordable rates.The Department of Consumer Affairs will take...

Mnp CPI seeks help for farmers hit by drought

Manipur CPI’s demand for compensation to farmers hit hard by drought and fertilizer scarcity gained momentum when more farmers of the state joined its campaign on Sunday.Expressing grave concern over the plights of farmers hit hard by drought and...

Work for the interest of farmers: G Kaito tells officers

Minister for agriculture and cooperation, G Kaito Aye, has asked the agri department officers to work together for the interest of the farmers in the state.Speaking at the co-ordination meeting of agriculture officers at capital convention centre here on...

SKM stir Day-2: Tikait asks farmers to be ready for nationwide agitation

Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) leader Rakesh Tikait exhorted farmers to be ready for a massive nationwide agitation over their demands as a 75-hour sit-in by the Samyukta Kisan Morcha here seeking the removal of Union minister Ajay Kumar Mishra...

Nagaland University conducts 12th Scientific Advisory Committee meeting

Krishi Vigyan Kendra, Zunheboto, Nagaland University conducted its 12th Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting at KVK, conference Hall, Lumami, on June 22.In a press release, KVK Zunheboto, NU informed that chairman of the programme, Nagaland University vice chancellor Prof....

Farmers trained on chilli cultivation

Agricultural Technology Management Agency (ATMA) Khonsa block conducted a demonstration on “chilli cultivation” on May 10 at Moya Village. In a press release, ATM Khonsa block informed that during the programme, resource persons ATM Merennungba Imchen and ATM Takutoshi...

ZPM youth wing slams Assam Police for ‘restricting’ Mizoram farmers

The youth wing of the Zoram People’s Movement (ZPM) on Wednesday alleged that several people from Vairengte town of the state were being “restricted” by the Assam Police from entering their farmlands in Mautui zau area near the town.Urging...

Farmers sensitised on FAW, bio wastes

Agriculture Technology Management Agency (ATMA) blocks conducted various demonstrations, training and inaugurated farm schools across the state.Noksen block: ATMA Noksen block Tuensang conducted demonstration on May 5 at Yokumsang village and inaugurated a piggery farm school under Noksen block...

Sheep, goats distributed to farmers under NLM

Department of AH & Veterinary Services distributed sheep and goats to the farmers under the National Livestock Mission (NLM).According to DIPR report, the scheme has been launched in a few districts with the objective to introduce rearing of sheep...