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Narendra Modi wants to increase agricultural support price – 50% profits to farmers

Narendra Modi Agriculture News- Hamari Krishi

TIMES VIEW Will send inflation galloping In a recent election speech BJP’s prime ministerial nominee, Narendra Modi, promised farmers an assured profit of 50% by tweaking agricultural support price policy. The support price sets a floor at which the government is willing to buy all the quantity offered and covers a variety of crops. However, a big gap between stated ... Read More »

Beyond traditional farming

News- Hamari Krishi

When Harinder Singh of Bhamri village in Kadian block of Gurdaspur district graduated in 2008, his family wanted him to take up postgraduation and go abroad to improve his prospects. Harinder, however, had other ideas – he insisted that he would stay on in the village and follow the family occupation of farming. His family argued that their five acres ... Read More »