Farmer Producer Companies (FPCs) in Maharashtra have decided to come together under a common umbrella to loosely form a federation to exclusively deal in sale of seeds from this kharif. The federation has approached the state
The cases have been filed under IPC sections that deal with cheating and dishonesty, being a member of an unlawful assembly, obstructing a public servant from discharging public function and disobedience to order promulgated
A small experiment conducted by Natural Sugars, Thombre’s factory, reveals that only 10-15% of the cane has green stalk, 70-80% is devoid of any green stalk, and 50 % of the cane stand the possibility of revival in the even
On Monday, activists in Wardha district of Maharashtra held a press conference inviting farmers to participate in the plantation of HTBT cotton on June 20 at Hinghne Ghat village on the field of Madhusudan Harne, who is also
Richa Sharma, joint secretary, Union environment ministry, has written to the chief secretary of Maharashtra Ajoy Kumar Mehta, directing the state to immediately order an investigation into the matter.
A group of officers from the state agriculture department on Tuesday visited houses of farmers in Maharashtra’s Akoli Jahagir village to collect samples of seeds of genetically-modified (GM) HT Bt cotton.
Dairy owners in Maharashtra have decided to oppose the proposal of the state government to get dairies in the state to buy-back plastic pouches used to package milk from consumers. Resisting this move, they say this is an imp
Sugar millers in Maharashtra have decided to approach Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis over the issue of soft loan announced by the Centre, after the Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank (MSC) did not approve loans of 27 sugar
Sula planted 360 acres in 2018 and will plant an additional 340 in 2019. This will take their total area under wine grape plantations to about 3,000 acres which will also add to the rural employment numbers.