System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
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Odisha Assembly had earlier unanimously passed a resolution demanding a hike in paddy MSP to Rs 2,930 from per quintal.

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State Agriculture Minister Om Prakash Dhankar said, "We are working to make farmers self-sufficient instead of depending on loans by aiming to increase their income to Rs 1 lakh per acre."


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India has broken ground by creating the world's first, fully organic, state. Not only does the country house the most organic farmers in the world, the state of Sikkim is now, officially the first state in the world where every farmer is growing organic.

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Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday stated in the Assembly that the Rs 1,500 crore loan waiver proposed by finance minister Manpreet Singh Badal was an initial instalment in the debt waiver scheme.

Ujjain: Mandi to daily notify farmers on MSP onion purchase.

Citing lack of storage facility, mandi will now daily notify farmers if purchase would be open or not.

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The Invisible Women Farmers.

Agriculture cannot survive without them. But they are invisible in the current conversation on the agrarian crisis.

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Banks in Maharashtra start disbursing loan to farmers.

The national and commercial banks across western and north Maharashtra, Vidarbha and Marathwada received large number of farmers Thursday who were provided the stated amount, according to a senior officer in the government. Debt-ridden farmers with a monthly income of up to Rs 20,000 will get the benefit.

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Maharashtra CM urges government employees to donate day’s salary for farmers’ cause.

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Maharashtra government has appealed to all its employees, ministers, ministers of state, bureaucrats, members of the legislature as well as the police force to donate a day’s salary in July for the welfare of the wives and children of farmers who have committed suicide.Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis will also set aside a day’s salary for the cause.

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