Despite record production of food grains in 2016-17, farmers have not got remunerative prices, said agriculture ministerRadha Mohan Singh who added that the government was seized of the situation.
Industry groups, state governments and farm bodies are demanding a national approach to regulating labour hire on farms.
Four projects aimed at helping Manitoba’s agriculture industry remain strong are receiving funding from the federal and provincial governments.
Governors have accused the national government of withholding donor funds meant to support agriculture in Turkana and Marsabit counties.
"The Pink Bollworm pest attack in Bt cotton crop is certainly visible in parts of Saurashtra and some districts of Andhra Pradesh. Such cases are not yet reported from other growing states.
A few weeks ago the head of JCB, Lord Anthony Bamford, wrote an article in The Daily Telegraph headlined “If the EU won’t change radically, Britain should leave”.