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Inflation: Farmers say they’re not being paid more – World news

Inflation: Farmers say they’re not being paid more – World news

The soaring cost of food means Canadians are paying more for meat, fruits and vegetables, but that money isn’t making its way back to farmers. “We’re price takers, we’re not price givers,” said Bill Eek from his farm in Ontario’s Holland Marsh. “So it’s not us taking the money from the consumers.” …

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Meet the Peecyclers. Their Idea to Help Farmers Is No. 1. – World news

Meet the Peecyclers. Their Idea to Help Farmers Is No. 1. – World news

BRATTLEBORO, Vt. — When Kate Lucy saw a poster in town inviting people to learn about something known as peecycling, she was mystified. “Why would someone pee in a jug and save it?” she wondered. “It sounds like such a wacky idea.” She had to work the evening of the information session, so she sent …

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Aadhaar Data of Farmers Exposed by Government’s PM Kisan Website, Security Researcher Reports

Aadhaar Data of Farmers Exposed by Government’s PM Kisan Website, Security Researcher Reports

Aadhaar data of a large number of farmers was leaked by a government website designed for the welfare of the agriculture sector in India, a security researcher has reported. The website, called PM Kisan, allows the government to distribute grants to farmers under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi programme. However, due to an issue, …

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Farmers Will Wage Battle Against Centre If It Doesn t Bring Law On MSP Malik

Farmers Will Wage Battle Against Centre If It Doesn t Bring Law On MSP Malik

The farmers’ movement is not over yet and farmers will wage a war against the government if the centre does not bring a law on minimum support price (MSP), said Satya Pal Malik, Meghalaya Governor. Speaking at a Jat community programme in Jaipur Malik said that he will join the movement after completing his term as …

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Amul Urges PM Modi To Delay Plastic Straw Ban Cites Impact On Dairy Farmers

Amul Urges PM Modi To Delay Plastic Straw Ban Cites Impact On Dairy Farmers

India’s biggest dairy group Amul has written to the government urging it to delay a planned ban on tiny plastic straws, saying the move will have a “negative impact” on farmers and milk consumption in the world’s biggest producer of the commodity. Amul made its appeal in a letter reviewed by Reuters, dated May 28, that was …

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Puntamba farmers postpone protest temporarily, to meet DyCM on June 7 | Mumbai news

Puntamba farmers postpone protest temporarily, to meet DyCM on June 7 | Mumbai news

Mumbai: Mumbai Farmers from Puntamba village in Ahmednagar district have decided to postpone their protest temporarily after the visit of agriculture minister Dada Bhuse. The minister had sought time from the farmers for discussions, while deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar also agreed to hold a joint meeting of a farmers’ delegation along with all the …

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Agriculture minister Dada Bhuse to meet protesting farmers on June 4 | Mumbai news

Agriculture minister Dada Bhuse to meet protesting farmers on June 4 | Mumbai news

Mumbai: Mumbai: Taking cognisance of the ongoing protest, the Maharashtra government has decided to start a dialogue with the protesting farmers at Puntamba village in Ahmednagar. State agriculture minister Dada Bhuse will on Saturday visit the village where farmers have started a five-day protest. The meeting between the agriculture minister and protesting farmers will take …

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Karnataka CM releases 1st instalment of PM-KISAN benefitting 47.86 lakh farmers | Bengaluru

Karnataka CM releases 1st instalment of PM-KISAN benefitting 47.86 lakh farmers | Bengaluru

Bangalore: Under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN)- Karnataka, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday released its first instalment of ₹956.71 crore benefitting 47.86 lakh farmers in the state. Under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN)- Karnataka, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Thursday released its first instalment of ₹956.71 crore benefitting 47.86 lakh …

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Farmers of Ahmednagar village begin five-day protest | Mumbai news

Farmers of Ahmednagar village begin five-day protest | Mumbai news

Mumbai: Farmers of Puntamba village in Ahmednagar district on Wednesday began a five-day sit-in for various demands, including a law on the minimum support price (MSP) for their produce. They have threatened to launch a statewide protest if their demands are not met by June 5. “We are in touch with many farmers’ outfits such …

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Spice Money All Set To Help Farmers To Withdraw PM KISAN Subsidy

Spice Money All Set To Help Farmers To Withdraw PM KISAN Subsidy

Under the PM KISAN subsidy scheme, over 10 crore farmers and farmer families will receive a grant of Rs 2,000 each Rural fintech firm Spice Money on Wednesday said that it is assisting the farmers and their families to withdraw the PM KISAN subsidy through AePS at their doorstep Adhikari outlet.  The centre has disbursed …

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