Agriculture

Red Chilli Of Kuchinda In Odisha’s Sambalpur Dist Gets Positive Rating From Spice Board Lab

Bhubaneswar: As claimed by local farmers so far, the red chilli of Kuchinda in Odisha's Sambalpur district has been found…

June 12, 2022

Global Wheat Price Hits Record High After India Bans Export

London: Two days after India decided to ban wheat exports, price of the worldwide staple food commodity surged to a…

May 16, 2022

Odisha Stands 2nd From Bottom In Farmers’ Income In Country

Bhubaneswar: Odisha stands second from bottom in farmers' income in the country, according to the survey conducted by National Statistical…

May 15, 2022

Centre Extends Wheat Procurement Season Till May 31

New Delhi: The Central government has extended wheat procurement season till May 31, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said on Sunday.…

May 15, 2022

G7 Flays India’s Decision To Stop Wheat Exports; ‘It Will Worsen Crisis’

Stuttgart: India’s decision to stop wheat exports was criticized by the Agriculture ministers of G7 nations on Saturday, AFP reported.…

May 14, 2022

Odisha Seeks Over Rs 10,000 Crore Towards Food Subsidy Bill From Centre

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has sought more than Rs 10,000 crore from the Centre towards food subsidy bill of the…

May 12, 2022

JSPL Foundation Launches Special Programme For Marginal Farmers In Odisha, Chhattisgarh

Bhubaneswar: JSPL Foundation has launched a special programme ‘Jindal Krishi Vikash’ in Odisha and Chhattisgarh to support small farmers and…

May 11, 2022

Naveen Releases Over Rs 800 Crore For Farmers Under KALIA Scheme

Bhubaneswar: Chief minister Naveen Patnaik released around Rs 800 crore for the farmers under the state government's Krushak Assistance for…

May 3, 2022

Climate Change: Odisha Govt To Launch Natural Farming Through Women SHGs

Bhubaneswar: In a significant step on taking Odisha towards natural farming as part of climate change action plan, the state…

March 30, 2022

Odisha Govt To Promote Jackfruit As ‘Super Food’; Know Steps In The Offing

Bhubaneswar: The state government is poised to promote jackfruit as a super food as part of its programme to give…

February 6, 2022